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Key Info

  • Course CodeCR_SINAU_8
  • Field of StudyApplied Physics and Instrumentation
  • Type of CourseCertificate
  • Type of QualificationCertificate
  • Type of Study Part time
  • Application Closing Date30th September 2020
  • Level8
  • LocationCIT Bishopstown Campus

The aim of this programme is to provide learners with the advanced skills and knowledge necessary to become specialists in the application of state-of-the-art automation techniques across a range of industries. This is a specialised hands-on course that deals with essential topics for today’s automation engineers. The module has a heavy emphasis on practical programming of a range of automated processes using a range of software tools such as DeltaV and SCADA.

 

Full Course Fee: €1,650. However, students may pay per module. Please contact the Department Secretary, Mary Phelan by email mary.phelan@cit.ie

 

Award

Certificate in Advanced Industrial Automation - Special purpose award. (Level 8 on the National Framework of Qualification). 


Ordinary degree or equivalent in Science/Technology/Engineering. Equivalent recognition may be given through the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process on an individual case-by-case basis to candidates who have not achieved this academic standard but who can demonstrate significant relevant professional experience. For more details, visit www.cit.ie/rpl for more details.

 

To Apply

 

  • Early registration is advisable as numbers of places on courses are limited.
     
  • Online application is open for course commencing September 2020.
     
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €250 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • Note: You will not be charged for applying for the programme by clicking the 'apply now' button, you are only asked to pay an acceptance fee if a place is offered to you and you wish to accept it.

Level 8 Certificate in Advanced Industrial Automation detailed module information here

The course modules are

  • Introduction to Industrial Automation
  • Industrial Automation & SCADA
  • Advanced Industrial Automation
  • Introduction to Process Control
  • Advanced Industrial Automation Project (10 credit module)

Course Details

Part-time Information

  • All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.
     
  • Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2020-2021 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 

     

  • Registration fees for professional bodies etc. are payable separately to these institutions. Students will be notified of their fees by email to their CIT email account and in all cases, course fees must be paid before attending lectures.  For more information on Fees, please visit fees/students

     
  • Some candidates may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning based on previous academic or work experience. If you think you may be eligible for Recognition of Prior Learning, please check out www.cit.ie/rpl
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