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This section presents other courses that are run by Reguinal Maritime University. Read through for more details.

 

1.   BASIC WELDING AND METAL FABRICATION COURSE

Entry Requirement:

Middle School Leaving Certificate or Basic Education Certificate (JHS/JSS), Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE), WASSCE, G.C.E 'O' Level or equivalent Technical Certificate, and HND

Course Duration            - Two (2) Weeks

Course Fee                   - $430.00

Admission Form            - GH¢10.00

 

2.   ADVANCE WELDING AND METAL FABRICATION COURSE

Entry Requirement:

Middle School Leaving Certificate or Basic Education Certificate (JHS/JSS), Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE), WASSCE, G.C.E 'O' Level or equivalent Technical Certificate, and HND

Plus Basic Welding and Metal Fabrication Certificate

Or

Proven extensive experience in Welding and Metal Fabrication Certificate (Individuals will be selected on case by case basis).

 

Course Duration            - Two (2) Weeks

Course Fee                   - $500.00

Admission Form            - GH¢10.00

 

3.    PRE-SEA VOCATIONAL TRAINING PROGRAMME

Entry Requirement:

Middle School Leaving Certificate or Basic Education Certificate (JHS/JSS), Senior Secondary School Certificate Examination (SSSCE), WASSCE, GCE 'O' Level or equivalent Technical Certificate, and HND

 

This course is endorsed by the Ghana Maritime Authority as a pre-requisite for the issuance of the Seaman's Discharge Book.

 

Course Duration       - Six (6) Weeks

Course Fee              - $300.00

Admission Form       - GH¢60.00

 

4.   PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLER TRAINING - BASIC LEVEL

Technological advancement and sequential/manual operation of domestic and industrial machinery for a reliable, effective and efficient as well as cost effective operation of machinery have become necessary to acquire technical know-how in the use of the device that make it all possible, that is the PLC.

This training is designed to provide working skills in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) for control of domestic equipment, industrial production machinery, medical equipment, traffic lights and various plants and the ability to program, edit and troubleshoot Programmable controllers with knowledge in circuit designs to serve the ever increasing demand for sequential/manual operations of various kinds of equipment.

 

TRAINING OBJECTIVE

1.    Develop strong fundamentals in the knowhow of PLC

2.    Develop strong skills in industrial and domestic PLC

3.    Identify the various components of a PLC, principles of operation, applications, types and modifying operations etc.

4.    Identify and understand PLC work stations, input/output modules and specifications, central processing units, memory types and design, saving and retrieving of data from PLC.

5.    learn what relays, sensors, timers, counters & contactors do and how they are used

6.    Check and confirm status of PLC, write and edit PLC programs.

7.     Develop circuits from Boolean algebra, ladder, program word level logic instructions and SFC etc.

8.    Understand PLC programming languages, instruction addressing, flag & branch instructions ladder diagram entering etc.

9.    Understand PLC programming and wiring and write various programmes

10. Practically hard wire and program PLC to perform various functions.

11. Confirm communication between PLC and PC

12. Diagnose PLC problems, online, monitor mode, upload, download, write mode and monitor application

 

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

Ø  fundamentals of programmable logic controllers

Ø  basics of PLC programming

Ø  programmable logic controllers wiring and programming

Ø  Programming timers, branch instructions, flags, bit instructions, byte instructions, counters etc.

TARGET GROUPS

The training is highly recommended for professionals who handle or work with electromechanical and automated machinery interested in gaining PLC knowledge including:

Ø  Electrical professionals, Engineers, Technicians and technician engineers

Ø  Electricians with practical know-how.

 

DURATION:                            

 

TRAINING FEES:                GH¢400.00 (FOUR HUNDRED GHANA CEDIS)

 

Mode of Application:

Application Forms are obtainable at the University's Finance Office.