UEEIC0014 - Develop, enter and verify programs in supervisory control and data acquisition systems

    Unit code: UEEIC0014 | Study level: TAFE
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    UEEIC0015 - Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers
    (Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)


    This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to develop, enter and verity programs in supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system.It includes identifying, developing and entering programs using dedicated SCADA software. It also includes monitoring, verifying and documenting programming activities.


    For Melbourne campuses

    Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, incl 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:
    * analysing data
    * applying relevant work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements, including implementing risk control measures
    * configuring user access rights
    * correcting programming faults and anomalies
    * creating graphic objects and adding to graphic’s library
    * dealing with unplanned events/situations in accordance with workplace procedures in a manner that minimises risk to personnel and equipment
    * developing and entering programs using dedicated supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) software
    * developing human-machine interfaces (HMIs)
    * developing SCADA system from design brief and job specifications
    * documenting SCADA system programming
    * entering tag data types into configured database
    * identifying programs for SCADA systems
    * monitoring, verifying and documenting programming activities
    * producing reports using SCADA
    * programming supervisory control functions and data acquisition components.

    Required reading

    The qualified trainer and assessor will advise students of class notes, reading materials produced by VU Polytechnic and further support via VU Polytechnic e-learning system and/or in person.

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