Traditional 4-year educational degrees take too long, are too expensive, and may be unsuitable for many trying to get ahead in the fast-changing technology landscape of the fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0). Rather, continuous life-long training is the new normal for upskilling the reskilling the workforce. Along with 2-year, 1-year and shorter training programs from academia and MOOC vendors, employers often develop their own in-house learning and development programs to meet job requirements.
Digital Twins/Cyber-Physical Systems
PLC - single domain control
PAC - sequential, process, motion control domains
MAC - complex motion (robotic) control DCS
Connected vehicle applications
Includes installation, programming, and troubleshooting systems.
Alarm and surveillance system
Lighting control - Lutron RA2, HomeWorks QS
Smart locks - Siedle, August
Motorized shades - QMotion/Legrand, Hunter Douglas
Entertainment system control
EV charging stations