Control System Operations

Prerequisites: Participants must have attended the following course, or have equivalent field experience:

  1. Solar Turbines Operation and Routine Maintenance

This course is designed for package operators or maintenance technicians who are required to perform basic first line control system tasks with minimal guidance from Solar field service. The course will cover the knowledge and skills required to help maintain the package in a serviceable state under several scenarios, including: 

  1. Loading a revised control system program that may have been received from Solar
  2. Restoring ControlNet communications after loading a program, or in the event of a system or components malfunction
  3. Modifying Tunable Program Constants
  4. The use of the control system indications for basic troubleshooting (for example, the use of module channel LED's to verify inputs and outputs)
  5. The course comprises a combination of theoretical presentations and instructor demonstrations, followed by hands-on exercises using programming terminals and control system simulators. Access to the program logic and manipulation of the logic are not covered in this course.

Registration fees are due prior to course start date. You may pay with company purchase order, company check, or credit card. We accept Master Card, Visa, and American Express. Travel and subsistence expenses are the responsibility of the student or sponsoring company.

Duration: 5 Days