Analog Controls Training

ANALOG CONTROLS TRAINING
 

TABLE OF CONTENTS
 

1.0 Introduction to Process Controls

  • Nature of Process Controls 
  • Elements of Process Control 
  • Process Control Signals 
  • Process Control Drawing 
  • Symbols and Diagrams in Process Controls 
  • Process Control Loop Operations 

2.0 Process Control Fundamentals 

  • Control Theory Basics 
  • Fundamentals of Closed-loop 
  • Foundations of Measurement 

3.0 PID Control—Part I 

  • Control 
  • Basic Proportional Control 
  • Hampden Instrumentation and Controls Trainer 

4.0 PID Control—Part II 

  • Fundamentals of Control Loops 
  • Control Loop Characteristics 
  • Advanced Control Methods 
  • Loop Dynamics and Protection 

5.0 Level Measurement

  • Principles of Level Measurement 
  • Electrical Instruments 
  • Pressure Head Instruments 
  • Solid Level Measurement 

6.0 Temperature Measurement and Control 

  • Electric Heating Applications 
  • Ratings 
  • Element Types 
  • Temperature Control Systems 
  • Sensor Terminology 
  • Temperature Sensor Type 

7.0 Presssure Measurement 

  • Principles of Pressure
  • Pressure Sensors 
  • Pressure Transducers 
  • Low Pressure Measurement 

8.0 Flow Measurement—Part I

  • Properties of Fluid Flow 
  • Measuring Devices 
  • Secondary Measuring Devices 
  • Variable-Area Instruments 
  • Open-Channel Flow Devices 

9.0 Flow Measurement—Part II 

  • Positive Displacement Meters
  • Turbine and Magnetic Flowmeters 
  • Specialized Flowmeters
  • Metering and Flow of Solid Particles 
  • Maintenance of Flowmeters 

10.0 Variable Speed Drives

  • Electric Motor Drives
  • Variable Speed Drive Programming 
  • Start-up Procedures 

11.0 Working with Controllers 

  • Introduction to Controllers 
  • Controller Operation 
  • Controller Modes and Tuning 
  • Controller Applications 

12.0 Final Control Elements 

  • Final Control Elements 
  • Electric Actuators 
  • Actuators 
  • Control Valves 
  • Application for Final Control Elements

13.0 Calibration and Testing 

  • Instrumentation Servicing 
  • Electrical Stations 
  • Troubleshooting

14.0 Computers and Controllers

  • Introduction to Computers 
  • Process Control Computers 
  • DCS Architecture 
  • Distributed Control Systems 
  • Systems and Applications Integrations

15.0 Symbology and Signal Processing 

  • ISA Symbology 
  • Signal Processors and Receivers 
  • Written Exercises 

16.0 Review and Final Exam 

  • Review Sessions 1-15 
  • Assessment