Allen Bradley PLC Training Resource for Technicians, Electricians, Operators, & Engineers

An Introduction to Allen Bradley PLC Training

Allen Bradley PLC Programming is a highly desired skill in industrial automation. It’s what allows one to create a set of instructions in order to control different devices, pieces of machinery and entire manufacturing plants. These are some of the common questions we get about Allen Bradley PLC training from students and aspiring engineers.

How do I get RsLogix 500 for free?

Downloading RsLogix 500 is completely free, and is the first step on your Allen Bradley PLC training journey. You should download the software from the Rockwell Automation website and avoid third-party sites as they can be unsafe due to viruses and corrupted versions of the software.

You'll find that locating the proper files on the Rockwell Automation website is very complex and confusion. This is why we created a detailed tutorial to help you download everything you need.

Where can I buy an Allen Bradley PLC training Kit?

Investing in hardware is essential to accelerating your Allen Bradley PLC training process. Although you can buy pre-built kit online, we suggest that you try building your own Allen Bradley PLC training kit. You can buy all the necessary component online, and it will save you money. Here a step-by-step tutorial to help you.

How do I program my Allen Bradley PLC?

In order to program your Allen Bradley PLC, you'll need you'll need to use one of the many software packages Allen Bradley has released over the years: RSLogix 5, 500, 5000, Studio 5000, Connected Components Workbench.


Allen Bradley PLC Training Tutorials

Allen Bradley PLC training tutorials are step-by-step technical tutorials covering everything from basic to advanced concepts related to the Allen Bradley PLC programming platform.

Intermediate Allen Bradley PLC Training Tutorials

The main focus of these intermediate Allen Bradley PLC programming tutorials is to introduce you to new PLC instructions focusing on timers, mathematical computations, & data types.

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Advanced Allen Bradley PLC Training Tutorials

These advanced Allen Bradley PLC training tutorials will teach you about advanced instructions, Add-On Instructions, User-Defined Data Tags, Fault Tolerant Programming, and external PLC hardware such as Allen Bradley VFDs, HMI, and more

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FREE PLC Book | Want to learn PLC programming and not sure where to start?

This PLC training book with help you learn everything you need to know to get a job. If you can confidently talk about the topics covered within this book you will come out above 90% of candidates. Many PLC programmers struggle with basic concepts, and yet that’s exactly what employers will test for.

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Allen Bradley PLC Training Courses

Allen Bradley PLC training courses are designed to teach you real-world skills through practical examples, in-depth explanations, and hands-on projects.