ISA Technician Training Boot Camp combines a unique technical training course with minimum lecture and maximum hands-on experience. Over 75% of your time will be spent on equipment labs!
This week of intensive training will cover a broad range of technical topics needed to get the job done right. Starting with basic instrumentation fundamentals and ending with the advanced and ultimate in smart technology, this comprehensive program will serve as a vital building block to your professional development and skills enhancement efforts. This course also serves as a solid introduction to other ISA courses that will help you advance your automation and control career.
This course focuses on the knowledge required by a control systems technician with five years’ experience in performing maintenance, calibration and troubleshooting tasks typical of a plant floor environment. It will test an individual’s skill sets and serve as a self-assessment of additional training needs and will:
- Provide a review of industrial measurement and control concepts and terminology
- Review and Refresh present skills
- Introduce new skills
Who should attend?
- Technicians with instrument maintenance responsibilities, and a good working knowledge of instrument fundamentals and terminology.
- Instrument supervisors needing to understand and evaluate the skill sets required to perform instrument maintenance tasks.
- Reliability and maintenance engineers needing to learn and/or evaluate instrument maintenance processes.
You will be able to:
- Define the concepts of PID control
- Explain component operation in a closed loop control system
- Use the trial-and-error methods to tune a control system for stated quality control
- Develop a systematic approach to troubleshooting
- Identify why a systematic approach to troubleshooting is most effective
- Follow specified procedures for proper loop check-out
- Verify, locate, and identify performance problems and the causes of the problems