SCADA Fundamentals CertificationNovember 10 - 13, 2020 | Online Course
*Now available online.
Beyond just ensuring their systems are in compliance with shifting regulations and standards, SCADA operators want to implement best practices. This course enables the industry to stay current with standards and the processes to properly apply them to their operations. SCADA environments require unique management and security considerations than a traditional enterprise network environment. This course provides participants detailed understanding of industry standards as well as how to safely and properly safeguard against the typical vulnerabilities that exist in SCADA environments.
The SCADA Fundamentals Certification course prepares controllers, operations managers and support personnel to meet the unique challenges in today’s energy industry. The added study of the complete lifecycle of alarm management and controller support technology creates advanced awareness and knowledge key to effective controller operations and overall operational integrity.
Students will gain a unique insight into successful alarm systems by examining the newly developed industry best practices leading to effective improvement planning in the SCADA/PCN environment.
Students will also analyze security threats, including basic and highly advanced techniques used by attackers. This advanced level of knowledge is a key component in a complete security architecture plan, and these techniques are a distinguished skill set that only a small percentage of IT, and even security, professional actually carry.
By attending this instructor-led course, participants can return to their jobs and immediately apply the knowledge gained. Participants will receive a certificate of completion.
- Update general SCADA knowledge
- Examine SCADA field devices
- Identify communications strategies
- Understand common SCADA functionality
- Examine the integration of SCADA in corporate IT and other topologies
- Review interface technologies/options
- Address emerging trends, standards, and industry best practices
- Understand regulatory requirements
- Examine standards for control room management, human factors, alarm management, and security
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Controllers, operations managers, support personnel.
REQUIREMENTS FOR ONLINE CLASSES
- A computer (Windows-based is preferred.)
- Reliable internet connection
- Web camera
- Microphone / headset
SPECIAL NOTE FOR ONLINE CLASSES
The times for all online classes are in the U.S. Central Time Zone during standard business hours. Please contact us to discuss other training options that may be better suited to your needs and location.
This instructor-led course will provide participants a thorough technical overview of the basics of SCADA, including terminology, field devices, communications, architecture, data acquisition strategies, control room management, alarm management, and cybersecurity.
- Field devices
- Network infrastructure
- Legacy data acquisition protocols
- Host systems
- Advanced applications
- New technologies
- Maintenance planning
- Alarm management
- Regulations | Standards | Procedures
|SCADA Fundamentals Certification on November 10 - 13, 2020 at Online Course||USD $1,995.00|
SHOPPING CART NOTE
Our registration system allows users to register multiple participants for the same class and use the same payment method with a single transaction.
However, only one class can be added to the cart at a time. You cannot register for more than one class on the same transaction.
Tuition must be paid in full no less than 21 days prior to the class start date. Price is per participant unless otherwise noted. Tuition is subject to change without notice.
Payment can be made by credit card, wire transfer, or company check or money order made payable to Gas Certification Institute.
All payments must be made in U.S. dollars and drawn on a U.S. bank. Personal or foreign checks are not accepted. Tuition paid by wire transfer will be invoiced an additional $50 bank processing fee. All international participants are responsible for their own customs fees, duties, and taxes. Participants must pay any and all bank-handling charges.
For in-person classes, your tuition covers course instruction, classroom materials, lunch for full-day sessions, and light refreshments. All travel expenses, lodging, and food & beverages other than those provided in the classroom are not included in tuition and are the responsibility of participants.
For online classes, your tuition covers course instruction and digital materials.
Upon satisfactory completion of a course, you will receive a completion certificate Note: We do not offer continuing education units (CEU). Courses are not for academic credit and are not part of a college degree program.
Gas Certification Institute (GCI) makes every effort to ensure that all classes are held as scheduled. However, should the total class registrations not meet the minimum enrollment requirements, GCI reserves the right to cancel a class and reschedule the participants. In no case will GCI cancel a class less than 21 days prior to the class start date.
Online classes will be held during U.S. business hours. We currently are unable to support international time zones as part standard training schedule, but we could discuss Customized Training Options.
Students may cancel or reschedule a registration up to 21 days prior to the class start date. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be accepted if received less than 21 days prior to the class date. Another person may be substituted for a registrant at any time.