Field to Cloud
Learn about the role control systems play in the transformation of your business.
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9 June 2021
Up to 7
This masterclass discusses the rapid developments in control systems along with how they are becoming digital transformation enablers in the minerals processing industry. Control systems are the nerve centre of a minerals processing operation and key to a successful digital transformation. There have been radical changes in digital technology over the last few years, with the wide deployment of AI and the increasing use of cloud, edge and smart sensing technologies. There has also been a lot of hype, but one thing that has remained constant is that control systems are evolving rapidly to realise the real benefits these new technologies can provide.
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This course will enable you to understand the role of control systems in digital transformation, and how they can be deployed to achieve the best possible outcomes for your business.
The five-week course consists of four 90-minute interactive webinars. Following the webinars participants will have the opportunity to complete a short series of test questions that will allow them to apply the knowledge gained in the live sessions.
Please note attendance at the live sessions is not mandatory. Each webinar will be recorded and available on the same day for participants who are unable to attend.
Webinar | Thursday 10 June
Webinar | Thursday 17 June
Webinar | Thursday 1 July
Webinar | Thursday 8 July
Who should attend?
Understand control systems
Learn best practice to design effective systems
Control systems engineers
Transform business practices
Enrolments now open
Course commences 9 June
Frequently asked questions
What are the technical requirements to participate in the course? i.e. do I need a webcam, microphone, etc?
The course will be run entirely online via a cloud-based Learning Management System (LMS) which can be accessed via computer, tablet or phone. Participants will simply need to have a working Internet connection and a computer, tablet or phone with sound to access the course. The live webinars will be hosted on Adobe Connect and participants may choose to download this application to their computers or devices; however, this is an optional download and attendance via an internet browser is also enabled. Participants will not be required to have access to a webcam or microphone.
How long will the course take?
The full course is estimated to take about 7 hours of learning . Participants will have access to the course platform for five weeks to complete all modules.
Will the course be delivered in other languages?
Does someone have to have a prequalification of years’ experience before they can do the course?
No pre-qualification needed but the course is aimed at mining professionals who have a certain level of working experience and knowledge.
How many PD hours do I receive for undertaking the course?
Participants can earn professional development (PD) hours for undertaking the course. One contact hour of technical content is equivalent to one PD hour.