Automation using PLC Workshop at Skyfi Labs Center, Nesto Institute of Finance, Chennai

20 Jun - 21 Jun, 2020

Skyfi Labs Center, Nesto Institute of Finance, Chennai
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More than just a Workshop

  • ✓ Study Material
  • ✓ Online Examination
  • ✓ Performance Analysis

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What is this workshop about?

In this course, you will learn Industrial Automation concepts and develop a project using PLC, hands-on. The PLC project that you develop will contain a pick & place robot and a conveyor belt system.
As a part of the course, you will build and program the PLC project in such a way that the robot can automatically pick and place components and works in sync with the conveyor belt system.
You will also learn about:

  1. PLC
  2. SMPS
  3. Relays & Motors
  4. Programming the PLC

Course Outcomes

  • Learn the concepts Industrial Automation
  • Internal Architecture of PLC
  • Introduction to PL Soft
  • Programming with PL Soft
  • PLC programming for Pick & Place Robot
  • Design & programming of conveyor belt
  • PLC programming for Industrial Automation project

Course Structure

  • Lecture Session - 2 hours
  • Installation Session - 2 hours
  • Fabrication Session - 3 hours
  • Programming Session - 7.5 hours
  • Testing Session - 1.5 hours
  • Certificate Distribution - 0.5 hours

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to industrial automation
  • Introduction to PLC
    • Internal Architecture of PLC
    • Introduction to SMPS
  • Basics of PLC Programming
    • PLC programming concepts
    • Basic programming with PL Soft
  • Pick & Place Robot using PLC
  • Conveyor Belt using PLC
  • Industrial Automation using PLC
  • Programming logic for Industrial Automation project

Hardware Kit

  • GIC PLC with cable - 1 No.
  • SMPS with power cable - 1 No.
  • 10 RPM DC motors - 3 Nos.
  • BO DC motor - 1 No.
  • Limit switches - 2 No.
  • Castor wheel - 4 Nos.
  • Robot Chassis - 1 No.
  • Course Manual
  • Conveyor belt - 1 No.
  • Relay modules - 3 Nos.
  • Aluminium pipes
  • Motor holders - 2 Nos.
  • Bread Board - 1 No.
  • Connecting wires
  • Wire stripper - 1 No.
  • Tools & other miscellaneous items

All the above components would be provided during the program to participants in groups of 5 but would be taken back at the end.

Online Portal

Participants have access to an exclusive online portal to:

  • View status of registered and attended workshops
  • View study material for workshops
  • Write online exams and receive separate certificates with scores. These certificates with scores will provide students an opportunity to show their learning in job interviews.


  • All Skyfi Labs certificates have a unique ID which can be verified online for authentication
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Certificate of Completion with Distinction (for top performers)


Anybody interested in Industrial Automation, PLC architecture & PLC programming can attend this workshop.

Why Roboversity?

  • Roboversity is a division of Skyfi Labs that develops courses with a focus on Electrical and Electronics Engineering disciplines.
  • Awards won by us:
    • 2nd Best Business Venture Award, Ideas, IIT Kanpur
    • 30 Most Promising Startups, Next Big Idea, IIM Bangalore
    • Runner-up, UnLtd India Growth Challenge
    • Limca book of records
  • Associated with industry and partnership with organizations transforming engineering education
  • Our courses are officially a part of IIT Delhi Syllabus and IIT Kanpur orientation programs
  • Experience of training students across 27 states in India and Dubai (Presence)
  • Improved performance of students in Campus Placements
  • A venture by IIT Kanpur alumni and funded by The Chennai Angels and Spark Capital

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