Basic programmable controllers is a course for apprentices and skilled trades trainees looking at the history, characteristics, application and limitation of PCs. Numeration systems, binary-coded decimals, ASCII, gray code and Boolean logic studied. Additional study includes input/output devices, processing and programming functions, program development, documentation, start-up and troubleshooting. This class will run with both credit and non-credit students together in one cohort. Upon successful course completion, participants will receive a Corporate and Continuing Education Certificate of Completion.