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A-6100: Allen-Bradley ControlLogix 5000 Fundamentals & Troubleshooting

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This 36 hour, 4.5 day training program is designed to challenge technician’s troubleshooting skills. The training begins with a thorough review of the Logix5000 Hardware, Software, addressing schemes and basic Ladder Instructions. Following this review is a series of Hands-on troubleshooting projects using real world interfaces such as conveyors, pick & place robots, remote I/O communications, Ethernet I/O and 1771 interfaces. The participants are assigned to evaluate and troubleshoot a series of equipment problems using a variety of scenarios. Each participant will be challenged to solve hardware problems, software problems, communication conflicts, addressing conflicts and other issues that arise when troubleshooting PLC related problems.


  • Review of Programmable Controllers
  • Hardware Description
  • I/O Configurations
  • Installation
  • Programming Terminal Operation
  • Instruction Familiarization: Ladder Diagram, Timer and Counter, Data Manipulation & Program Control
  • Use Software Utilities to aid in the troubleshooting Process: Trend Charts, Search, Cross Reference & Force
  • Program Editing
  • Troubleshooting: Hardware & Software
  • RSLinx Driver Creation Overview/Hands-on Demonstration
  • Troubleshooting real world Hardware equipment

Training utilizes Rockwell Software Studio 5000 Logix Designer, Microsoft Windows.

Intellect Controls Group training program IC-101 or a working knowledge of electromechanical control devices, relay ladder logic and Windows Operating System

36 Hours / 4.5 days


Persons successfully completing this course will be able to:

  • Identify hardware components of a ControlLogix Programmable Controller System.
  • Configure and install a ControlLogix Programmable Controller System.
  • Use a programming terminal for entering, editing and troubleshooting programs.
  • Isolate processor and I/O faults to the module level.
  • Troubleshoot simple programs using ladder instruction of the ControlLogix Programmable Controller.
  • Properly connect and establish communications over a DF1/RS-232 cable.
  • Successfully troubleshoot 5 different scenarios of malfunctioning equipment.

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