This course familiarizes users with the CS1 PLC, Cx Software, optional PLC modules, HMI panels and how these are used in typical applications. This course will helps in allowing you to work with OMRON CS1 PLC’s and troubleshoot problems with confidence.

Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this class, you will:

  • Be able to identify CS1 PLC components
  • Identify option modules
  • Understand PLC instructions
  • Understand state and logic areas/useage
  • Be able to Upload/Dowload programs to/from PLC
  • Understand CS1 communication ptions
  • Be able to find items in the program
  • Be able to force I/O points
  • Be able to make logic program changes
  • Be able to use find items in the program


  • PLC Introduction
  • CS1 PLC hardware overview
  • I/O components
  • CS1 PLC resources
  • CS1 PLC operation
  • Intro to Cx programming software
  • Navigating through the Cx software and debug tools
  • Basic programming functions
  • Timers and counters
  • Data handling functions
  • Calculation instructions
  • Programming application exercises
  • Backing up the program
  • Review
  • Option modules: ETHERNET, ProfiBus
  • HMI (Operator) panels: NT11S/31
  • Operator panel hardware
  • Operator panel software (NTST)


24 hours (three days)

Maintenance electricians, technicians, technologists and control engineers.

Course Material
Each participant will receive their own class binder with all reference material and exercises, so that these can be repeated later.

Hands-On Exercises
Each participant will have the opportunity to work on a training simulator and perform required tasks.