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Course curriculum

  • 2

    System Administrator Tools & Activites

    • 01 Administration Tasks

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    • 02 What is Domain Name in SPI and how to set it up ?

    • 03 How to create Departments in Smart Plant Instrumentation?

    • 04 Setting up Access Levels in SPI

    • 05 Hierarchy in SPI

    • 06 Naming Conventions

    • 07 Custom fields & Tables

    • 08 Adding Users-Access Rights

    • 09 limisting access

    • 10 Reports in SPI

    • 11 Adding logo to the SPI database

  • 3

    Unit & Database Preparation for SPI

    • Units of calculation and preferences

  • 4

    Instrumentation Engineer Activities

    • Sample P&ID

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    • P&ID Document

    • 01 What is "Instrument Type" in Smart Plant Instrumentation?

    • 02 What is Device Panel in SPI and how to set it up successfully ?

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    • 03 DP Transmitter Flow Set up

    • 04 Device Panel positioners

    • 05 valve Profiles

    • 06 Project 1 : Create and Modify the Instrument Types of the selected List

    • 07 Project 1_Additional Instrument Types

    • 08 Project 1 Solution

    • 09 How to Create P&ID Drawings in SPI ?

    • 10 How to Create Pipes in SPI?

    • 11 Solution How to Create Pipes in SPI

    • 12 Custom Tables

    • 13 Create Instrument Loops

    • 14 Tag and Loop using Instrument Index Module in SPI

    • 15 Duplicating a Loop and its tags in SPI

    • Sample P&ID

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    • 16 How to create multiple local instruments using Macros

    • 17 Creating multiple loops using Macros

  • 5

    Working with Process Data, Performing Calculations and producing Deliverables

    • 01 Process Information

    • 02 How to copy data from line to instruments ?

    • 03 Automatic Data Copy

    • 04 Troubleshooting Process Data Creation

    • 05 Sizing and Calculations

  • 6

    Wiring Operations in SPI

    • Wiring introduction

    • Junction Box Definition

    • Marshaling Cabinet Definition

    • DCS Cabinet Definition

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    • Junction Box in Domain Explorer

    • Refrence Cable Definition

    • Refrence Cable in Domain Explorer

    • Making Connections

    • Field Side Connections to the Marshaling Cabinet

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    • DCS Side Connections to the Marshaling Cabinet

    • Performing Cross Wiring

    • Adding New Instrument

    • Connect New Instrument

    • Connect Instrument to the Safety Barrier

    • Perform Thermocouple Wiring to the Transmitter

    • Adding Flow Transmitter and Local Flow Indicator Using Jumpers

  • 7

    Generating Loop Drawings

    • Set Preferences

    • Apply Generation Methods

    • Generating a Loop

    • Modifying an Existing Loop- Part 1

    • Modifying an Existing Loop- Part 2

    • Add Labels Using Macro

    • Apply Filter to Micro

    • Adding Watermark to the Drawings

    • Adding Annotations to the Drawings

  • 8

    Hook-Up Drawing

    • Setting Preferences

    • Creating Hook-Up Libraries

    • Making Hook-Up Types

    • Associating Hook-up and Instruments

    • Viewing symbol contents

    • Associating Items with Hookups

    • Generating BOM and Hookup Drawing

    • Hook-up Items Library

  • 9

    Downloadable Resources

    • Downloadable Resources

    • List of the technical presentations for download

    • 250 pages of Control Valve Seminar by Hossein Tootoonchy

    • 300 Pages of Control Valve Engineering Booklet by Emerson

    • 50 Pages of Note on Instrumentation Field

    • 28 Pages of Notes on Industrial Switches

    • 94 Pages of Instrumentation on Level Measurement

    • 50 Pages of PLC Seminar

    • 70 Pages of Notes on Temperature and Temperature Elements in Instrumentation

    • Terminology & Symbols in Control Engineering

    • Controllers & Controlled Systems

    • Digital Signals & Systems in Instrumentation

    • Serial Data Transmission in Instrumentation

    • Communication Networks in Instrumentation

    • Introduction to Self Operated Regulators

    • Temperature Regulators in Instrumentation

    • Cavitation in Control Valves & how to address them

    • Communications in Field

    • HART Communications

    • Profibus PA

    • Foundation Fieldbus

  • 10

    Process Control Engineering

    • Process Control Engineering ( 8 Chapters)

  • 11

    Industrial Control Engineering

    • Industrial Control Course (6 Chapters)

  • 12

    Download Free Excel Instrument Data Sheet Templates

    • Excel Template Data Sheets for All Instrumentation (38 Data Sheets)

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