Instrumentation and Control: Automatic Process Control, Part 1

3.8 6 Reviews SKU: AOIA100CENDuration: 120 Minutes

This course is designed to familiarize participants with the basic concepts associated with automatic control of process systems. After completing this course, participants should be able to describe the functions of the four basic elements of an automatic process control system and explain how a process disturbance can affect a process control system. They should also be able to explain how feedback control and feedforward control can be used in process control systems. In addition, participants should be able to explain how resistance, capacitance, dead time, and lag time can affect a process control system.

Course Details

Specs

Training Time: 120 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • State the function of a process control system.
  • Describe the functions of the four basic elements of an automated process control system.
  • Explain what a process disturbance is and how it can affect a process control system.
  • Describe feedback and feedforward control and explain how they can be used in a process control system.
  • Define the terms "resistance" and "capacitance."
  • Define the terms "dead time" and "lag time.""
  • Explain how resistance, capacitance, dead time, and lag time can affect a process control system.

Customer Reviews

6/17/2019

Good, simple, quick, and very clear definitions of the difference between dead time and lag time, w

“Good, simple, quick, and very clear definitions of the difference between dead time and lag time, which I bet a lot of "experts" don't know.”

ROBERT D. Verified Customer

5/13/2019

Great course

“Great course.”

Francisco C. Verified Customer

3/8/2019

Average

This customer provided only a star rating and no written review.

JONATHAN T. Verified Customer

2/18/2019

Good

“Good”

Luiz G. Verified Customer

1/14/2019

The audio doesn't work for some parts of the training module.

“The audio doesn't work for some parts of the training module.”

PAULINE M. Verified Customer

10/31/2018

Poor illustrations.

“Poor illustrations.”

Ed S. Verified Customer

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