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Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)

Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)

This micro-credential has been provided at no charge to participants through investment from the VET Emerging Industries initiative as part of the Future Skills Fund through the Department of Employment, Small Business and Training (DESBT).

Micro-credential Description

SCADA systems are critical technology to enhance the safety, efficiency and reliability of operations. The Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) micro-credential provides participants with an understanding of how systems are controlled and managed, specific networks, communications abilities and security aspects. This micro-credential explains the technology and terms associated with SCADA systems and strategies to improve performance and productivity.

Topics Covered

  • SCADA systems explained
  • Networks, communication, and security
  • Ways that SCADA systems can be applied in agriculture and aquaculture