This module introduces Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, Distributed Control Systems (DCS), and Process Control Systems (PCS), with overviews of what they are and how they are used.
- Describe the components and applications of industrial control systems.
- Describe the purpose and use of SCADA, DCS, and PCS systems.
- Describe the configuration and use of field devices used to measure critical infrastructure processes, such as flow rate, pressure, temperature, level, density, etc.
- Describe the use and application of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) in automation.