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AutomationDirect Expands Free Online PLC Training Program

March 26, 2019 – AutomationDirect’s free online PLC training program has been expanded with over a hundred additional training videos. The complete video training series encompasses various levels of training from entry level programming to advanced PLC functions and is available to anyone interested in learning about industrial controllers. The training video library is offered to all registrants free of charge with no purchase necessary.

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This video library has now been expanded to include training on the advanced Do-more controller series. Do-more PLCs are extremely powerful with many state-of-the-art features, and this training is perfect for those new to the Do-more platform or those just wanting to learn more about modern PLCs. Topics covered include how to use Do-more’s rung editor, devices, structures, subroutines, interrupts, forces, instructions, PEERLINK networking, project simulation, and PID loops.

The initial offering covered non-brand specific PLC basics with topics on logic gates, basic switches, sinking and sourcing, scan time, I/O fundamentals, memory addressing and more. Also included with the initial release were videos specifically covering the AutomationDirect CLICK PLC and include topics on how to use CLICK’s navigation, address picker, rung editor, logic instructions, internal control relays, data view window and many other functions.

These completely free online PLC training courses are available 24/7, allowing users to learn at their pace and at their convenience. To get unlimited access to the free online PLC training program, or to learn more about what is provided, visit

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About AutomationDirect:

In business since 1994, AutomationDirect is a distributor offering thousands of industrial automation products for electrical control systems, including PLCs, operator interfaces, AC drives, motors, stepper systems, sensors, motor controls, enclosures and more. Their prices are typically well below the list price of more traditional automation companies because of their business model and focus on efficiency and the majority of their products are stocked for fast shipping. Plus, get free two-day delivery on orders over $49; some limitations apply. For more information, contact them at 800-633-0405 or visit

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