The following modules/unit standards are done during training:


Basic Training


  • Use Measuring Instruments and Marking Tools
  • Convert Units and Prefixes
  • Analyse Electrical Units
  • Use Digital Multimeter and Analogue Multimeter
  • Test a Resistance Box
  • Use Electrical Measuring Instruments
  • Explain Electro Magnetism
  • Select conductors and cables
  • Test a low tension cable
  • Fit a 15 ampere plug top
  • Fit a compression gland
  • Fit a gland
  • Join a cable
  • Introduction to Instrumentation
  • Signal Transmission
  • Pressure Measurement
  • Flow Measurement
  • Level Measurement
  • Temperature Measurement
  • Density and Mass Measurement
  • Automatic Control
  • Final Control Elements
  • Principles of pneumatics
  • Explain Principles of Flow
  • Flow Measurement Electrical Methods
  • Process Pressure Sensors
  • Pressure Measurement Using a Dead Weight Tester
  • Pressure Measurement Using Manometers
  • Air Regulators, Filters and Lubricators
  • Differential Pressure Measurement Electronic Methods
  • Install, Maintain and Calibrate a D/P cell
  • Current To Pressure Converter
  • Temperature Measurement Resistance Methods
  • Temperature Measurement Thermocouples
  • Stroke Control Valves
  • Instrument Drawing Symbols
  • Density and Mass Measurement

Advanced Training


  • Introduction to Automatic Control
  • Interaction between Instruments in a Control Loop
  • Fundamental Concepts of Auto Control
  • Control Time Elements
  • On – Off and Proportional Control
  • Reset and Derivative Control
  • Tune Automatic Controllers
  • Programmable Logic Controllers
  • Introduction to SCADA Systems
  • Cascade Control Loop
  • Fibre Optic Theory and Application
  • Introduction to Profibus Communication
  • The Fieldbus Communication Protocol
  • Specialised Network Equipment
  • TCP / IP Protocol and IP Addressing
  • Workgroup and Domain Network Modules
  • Different Server Functions
  • Network Troubleshooting
  • Adding a Computer To The Network
  • Manufacture Network Cables
  • Build, Configure and Test a Network

Final Training


During Final Training, learners receive intensive training to prepare them for the Trade Test. Training during this period includes all modules/unit standards trained in during the Basic, Advanced training phases.

For more information and specific modules/unit standards, please feel free to contact CTC's engineering (administration) Department.

Any part of the course can also be done as per client specification.