Industrial Control


The competition has been designed to reflect the role of a Control Systems Engineer and the standards that are expected within the Control Systems Industry.

The competitors that meet the required standard will be invited to a Training day and followed by the UK Skills Final.

The competitors should be competent in the following areas:

  • Understand the design and operational characteristic of a PLC System and fault find to circuit diagram level. 
  • Understand PLC information and communication techniques and fault finding to Program Structure level (OB).
  • Be able to apply programmable Logic programming techniques (Analogue & Discrete Alarms). 
  • Understand alterative implementations of programmable control ( PLC Simulation).


This competition is only run WorldSkills UK level.

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