Advanced Programming Workshop – Compass - Live Online

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Class Name/Number: Advanced Programming Workshop – Compass - Live Online / TRM020-Mpiec-CompassAPWWEB
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Class Location: Live Online
Class Cost: $490
Start Date/Time: 04/27/2021 - 04/29/2021
9am - 4pm CST
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Duration: 3 Days

Class Topics:

In this advanced level programming class, students will configure and customize the Compass Front end and connect it to the IEC controller using a Template project. Students will progress through self-guided Minilabs to build a customized Compass layout and add in functionality for the following applications: CNC milling, 3D printing and 2D Cutting Machine.

Class Materials:

Students will receive a copy of the class training manual, as well as selected product, user, and instruction materials in paper and/or electronic format.

Connecting to the Training Class:

Each student will need a laptop with a camera and microphone, an internet connection and a quiet place to learn. Each morning you'll be connecting into a demo/laptop/camera package that is located at the Yaskawa America HQ facility in Waukegan, IL via our Splashtop system. You’ll also be connecting into our go-to-webinar system to see the class presentation and to be able to communicate with the instructor.  We'll contact you before the class with easy to follow, step-by-step instructions on how to connect to the Splashtop and the go-to-webinar systems.

Prerequisites:

This class is designed for the programming engineer who already has significant application experience with the MotionWorks IEC hardware configuration and programming environment, and is comfortable with the IEC 61131-3 standard and PLCopen standard. This is an advanced class and can be quite challenging. Proper preparation is critical for successful completion.

These training courses are prerequisites:

Equivalent experience will also be considered on a case-by-case basis.

If you’re not sure if this class is right for you, call the Technical Training Services at 1-800-YASKAWA (927-5292), dial 4.

Class Format:

This class runs from 9:00am to 4:00pm each day, with a one-hour lunch and four 10-minute breaks. The class consists of approximately 40% lecture and 60% hands-on exercises.

Continuing Education Units:

Continuing Education Units will be awarded to those students that attend this training class in its entirety and pass the certification test with a score of 90% or better. Yaskawa does not provide partial CEU credits for less than 100% attendance. The test may be requested by email to training@yaskawa.com. As an IACET Accredited Provider, Yaskawa America Inc. offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard. Yaskawa America, Inc. is accredited by IACET to offer 1.7 CEUs for this program.

Class Cost:
Contact training@yaskawa.com for pricing. The fee that you will be charged includes all training documents, a light snack each morning, and lunch each day. Costs associated with travel, lodging, and evening meals are not included and are the student’s responsibility.

To Enroll:

To enroll in any class, email training@yaskawa.com. Please have a PO ready when you call. Class sizes are limited, so call early to reserve your seat. PO must be net 30 days.

Cancellation Policy:

Yaskawa reserves the right to cancel a scheduled class at any time due to low student enrollment. In this situation the student will be asked to reschedule or the tuition cost will be refunded. Yaskawa is not liable for any charges incurred by the customer (i.e.; airline, hotel, and rental car) due to cancellation.

A student may cancel their enrollment more than one week before the start of the class with no penalty. A student wishing to cancel their enrollment within one week of the class start date will be subject to these charges:

  • The cancellation fee for end users, if canceling within one week for a scheduled factory class is 50% of the total class tuition fee.
  • The cancellation fee for Drives and Motion Distributors, if canceling within one week of a scheduled factory training class is 100% of the total tuition fee.
  • The cancellation fee for end users and distributors, if canceling an on-site class within three weeks of a scheduled class date is 50% of the class tuition and logistical fees.