Documenting skills is value-add

Sheble, Nicholas
June 2009
InTech;Jun2009, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p45
The article presents information on the International Society of Automation (ISA) certification. According to the article, it gives an objective, third-party evaluation and confirmation of a person's skills. Through this certification, manufacturing and factory staff will have the opportunity to differentiate themselves from their peers. An overview of the ISA Certified Automation Professional (CAP) program and the ISA Certified Control Systems Technician (CCST) program is provided.


Related Articles

  • Documenting skills is value-add.  // InTech;Sep2008, Vol. 55 Issue 9, p71 

    The article presents a sampling of questions covering two ISA certification areas, which provide an objective, third-party assessment and confirmation of a person's skills. One of the questions came from the study guide of the Certified Automation Professionals (CAP) entitled "Design, Specify,...

  • new products equipment.  // Packaging Digest;Aug2005, Vol. 42 Issue 8, p16 

    The article presents information about several packaging machines. The Wexform 615T features tool-less case setups and is designed so that all case-size adjustments can be made on one side of the machine, A tilt-out tapehead feature allows the tape to be changed through quick access to the...

  • Simple rules for complex problems. Strasser, Tony // Process & Control Engineering (PACE);Nov2004, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p6 

    Shares perspectives regarding simple rules for automation technology in Australia. Aid of automation technology in industrial processes; Importance of the top-down method in increasing the complexity of automation systems; Description of holonics architecture.

  • IDEC Corporation.  // Control Solutions International;Mar2004, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p36 

    This article provides information on IDEC Corp. It is a leading manufacturer of industrial control and automation products throughout the international market place. The goal of the research and development teams is to provide customers with components that will satisfy needs, and will allow...

  • Efficiency through integration. Zegler, Jennifer // Beverage Industry;Mar2008, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p52 

    The article provides information on processing automation. Processing automation systems offer beverage manufacturers a technologically advance way to keep up with ever-increasing production requirements. With the use of network of interconnected technology, processing automation systems...

  • Training and Education, key strategies. Barnes, Kevin // Process & Control Engineering (PACE);Jul2007, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p8 

    The article presents the author's view on the availability of seminars to promote excellence and leadership to the control and automation industry sponsored by the Institute of Instrumentation, Control and Automation Australia. The seminar aims to build a collective knowledge and expertise for...

  • A look at the future of automation. Vernyi, Bruce // Penton's Welding Magazine;Jan2009, Vol. 82 Issue 1, p4 

    The article focuses on the welding systems of Lincoln Electric Co. The author describes the welding system as compact that ensures avoidance of foot print that demands a huge amount of space in a shop. He adds that the systems are self-contained and take the automation of the welding process to...

  • Lab automation: tales along the road to automation. Blow, Nathan // Nature Methods;Jan2008, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p109 

    The article discusses the insights of expert users and beginners on the benefits and drawbacks of laboratory automation. High throughput technologies have a big impact on scientific discovery and the translation of basic science to medicine. A robot specifically designed for genome screening can...

  • Event Highlights 2004.  // InTech;Sep2004, Vol. 51 Issue 9, p28 

    This article presents the schedule of conferences and exhibits sponsored by the Instrumentation, Systems, and Automation Society from September to November 2004.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics