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:: Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) ::

 

SCADA for Management

Fee: $30

Offered: TBD (Contact our office for information)

 

This half-day workshop (12-4 p.m.) is intended for district managers/engineers involved in planning or implementing SCADA systems. The workshop covers: project specifications and enforcement; district staff involvement; implementation and operational risk assessment and management. Cybersecurity awareness and policies will also be covered.

 

Electricity Basics

Fee: $30

Offered: TBD (Contact our office for information)

 

This half-day workshop focuses on hands-on learning and is intended for irrigation district field staff working with single phase 110VAC and 12/24VDC circuits common in monitoring and control circuitry. Topics include: practical electricity calculations; electricity measurements; batteries and sources of power. This workshop would be an ideal introductory or refresher for the participants of the upcoming SCADA short course.

 

SCADA for Field Technicians

Fee: $90

Offered: TBD (Contact our office for information)

 

The intent of this hands-on course is to provide irrigation district field staff with a wide array of technical knowledge and skills relating to SCADA components and systems. Topics include: sensors and actuators; programmable logic controllers (PLC) and other remote terminal unit (RTU) components; hardwire and wireless communications; human-machine-interface (HMI) software and risk management. While participants will be introduced to various SCADA software concepts and mechanics, the class is does not focus on manufacturer-specific software training (e.g. ClearSCADA). Recommended pre-requisites: Experience with electricity (or participation in the Electricity Basics Workshop) and familiarity with computers.