This unit of competency sets out the knowledge and skills required to interface and program mechatronics systems with solid-state hardware sequencing devices and personal computer interfacing. This includes building a dedicated solid-state hardware controller for selected sequencing operations. It also covers the skills and knowledge required when adding at least 2 analog inputs and 1 analog output using a PC interface to assist in computing dependant output/input conditions.

Unit details

Location:
Industry
Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
VU21220

Assessment

Assessors must be satisfied that the candidate can competently and consistently perform all elements of the unit as specified by the associated performance criteria, including required skills and knowledge, and to be capable of applying the competency in new and different situations and contexts within the timeframes typically expected of the discipline, work function and industrial environment. Specifically they must be able to: - Implement Occupational Health and Safety workplace procedures and practices including the use of risk control measures as specified in the performance criteria and range - Demonstrate the required knowledge and skills as described in this unit; - Demonstrate a representative body of performance criteria within a timeframe typically expected of the discipline, work function and industrial environment; and - Demonstrate the ability to interface and program mechatronics systems with solid-state hardware sequencing devices and personal computer interfacing on more than one occasion and in different contexts.

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