This unit covers development, installation and testing of programs for supervisory control and data acquisition. It encompasses working safely, process analysis, developing process condition database and Human-Machine Interface (HMI) using SCADA software package and documenting programming activities.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:


UEENEEE101A - Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEI150A - Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers

UEENEEI151A - Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers


Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills and knowledge: - SCADA system communications and networking; - mimics and animated graphics; - trending; - alarm logging; - recipes and scheduling; - data collection and databases; - programming language, and; - implementation and applications.

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