Renkalec Training Centre in collaboration with NGTS Training Centre offers the following programme to assist the learner to become proficient in the field of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s) and Human Machine Interfaces (HMI’s). All practical work will be performed on the Siemens Controllers and is based on the Siemens Programming methodology.



The PLC Training and HMI Training programme are accredited with MERSETA and have been aligned to the following Unit Standards:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of basic programmable logic controllers.(US 113899)
  • Install and program basic programmable logic controllers. (US 13134)
  • Install and Program advanced industrial programmable logic controllers.(US 13118)
  • Troubleshoot on Programmable Logic controllers (US 113897)




The learner will be assessed as per the requirements of MERSETA and SAQA as well as the educational principles of QCTO. The assessment results will be submitted to MERSETA for registration of the learner on the National Database and a certificate of competence will subsequently be issued the learner.