923 W 4th St
Joplin, MO 65806
Includes Lunch (Except Monday)
Date & Time
Mon, Aug 07 - Fri, Aug 11
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
About this event

This course is designed for individuals who need to maintain and troubleshoot a CompactLogix system – but have little or no current working experience with CompactLogix systems. Upon completion of this course, you should be able to troubleshoot a previously operational CompactLogix™ system and restore normal operation.

In this course you will develop and practice these skills by:

Learning basic concepts and terminology used with:

  • CompactLogix system hardware
  • Studio 5000 Logix Designer application

  • Practicing a systematic strategy for diagnosing and troubleshooting problems:


  • CFaulty/malfunctioning field devices
  • Controller, I/O, or other hardware issues
  • Electrical noise

  • Please register before July 10th, 2023.
    To successfully complete this course, the following prerequisites are required: - Ability to perform basic Microsoft Windows tasks - Previous experience with common industrial control system concepts
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    Speakers & Coordinators
    Featured Speakers
    Guest Speaker
    Guest Speaker
    Rockwell Automation
    SMC Coordinators
    Suzan McPherson
    smcpherson@smcelectric.com | 417.624.5454
    Course Agenda
  • Locating CompactLogix Systems Components
  • Navigating through the Logix Designer Application
  • Connecting a Computer to a Communications Network
  • Downloading and Going Online
  • Locating I/O Tags and Devices
  • Interpreting Logix Designer Project Organization and Execution
  • Interpreting Ladder Logic Structure
  • Locating and Editing Tag Values
  • Interpreting Bit Instructions
  • Locating and Editing Tag Values
  • Interpreting Frequently Used Instructions
  • Interpreting Arrays
  • Interpreting Tags of User-Defined Data Types
  • Searching for Project Components
  • Integrated Practice - Interpreting a Basic Project
  • Forcing I/O and Toggling Bits
  • Troubleshooting Digital I/O Problems
  • Troubleshooting Analog I/O Problems 
  • Troubleshooting Banked Local I/O and Distributed I/O Problems 
  • Updating Logix5000 Firmware
  • Troubleshooting Controller Problems
  • Troubleshooting Power Supply Problems
  • Analyzing and Troubleshooting a System Using a Trend Chart
  • Integrated Practice - Troubleshooting Basic Projects 
  • Editing Ladder Logic Online
  • Managing Logix Designer Project Files
  • Documenting and Printing Components
  • Troubleshooting Noise-Related Problems 

  • SMC Training Event Enrollment and Cancellation Policy
    Enrollment Policy
    SMC Training Event registrations will close 7 calendar days prior to the class start time and date. No exceptions will be granted.
    Cancellation Policy
    If a Training Event enrollment is canceled more than 14 days before the scheduled start of the event, 100% of the tuition will be refunded. If an enrollment is cancelled 13 days or closer to the start of the Training Event, full tuition will be charged. If a student fails to appear for a scheduled course, full tuition will be charged. Training Event Refunds will be completed within 60 days of cancellation date.
    To cancel or reschedule your enrollment in a Training Event, contact your SMC Enrollment Specialist.
    SMC strongly suggests that students only make refundable travel and lodging arrangements.
    SMC reserves the right to alter course schedules, content, limit class size, reschedule, discontinue, or cancel courses. If a course is canceled by SMC, tuition will be refunded in full, however, SMC cannot be held liable for any other expenses incurred by delegates of their organization due to cancellation.