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INST 05010 - Process Variables, Operation, and Signals

0.50 CR
As an Instrumentation Technician, it is necessary to have a clear understanding of process control systems which, at first glance, can seem quite complicated.  In this module, the student will learn the nature of process control, its elements, and the signal associated with controlling processes.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Understand the proper way to perform a safe shut down, start-up, and Lock Out/Tag Out on process control equipment.
  2. Understand the function of emergency stop circuits.
  3. Understand the importance of correctly identifying and mounting components onto the Process Control Training System.
  4. Correctly install process instruments and control devices.