Technology Courses

SMC extensive experience and understanding of pneumatic and control technology have enabled us to designed courses which are competency based and meet relevant industrial standard

Courses are held in specially designed facilities, providing an ideal learning environment free from distraction and interruption.

Class sizes are limited to reasonable numbers so that trainees can receive individual attention from qualified and experienced instructors.

Practical session is done with the latest training equipment. Use of audio-visual teaching aids, dynamic displays and sectionalised components further enhance the learning experience


Introduction to Practical Pneumatics

Course outline

  • Properties of compressed air and its area of application
  • Basic pneumatics system
  • Compressed air theory
  • Compressed air production, purification and distribution
  • Construction and principle of operation of actuators and directional control valves
  • Ancillary pneumatic equipment
  • Symbols – ISO 1219 / 5599
  • Reading / design of control schematics
  • Practical exercise with troubleshooting

Introduction to Practical Electro-Pneumatics

Course outline

  • Economical and technical aspects of electro-pneumatic systems
  • Basic electric theory
  • Construction and principle of operation of electro-pneumatic components
  • Electrical symbols – IEC and ladder diagram
  • Reading / design of control schematics
  • Safety requirements
  • Practical exercise with troubleshooting

Mechatronic System and Control

Course outline

  • Compressed air filtering & pressure regulation
  • Pneumatic actuators & directional control valves
  • Basic electric theory & control components
  • Proximity sensors & various control systems
  • PLC structure, hardware & ladder instructions
  • Serial communication
  • Vacuum systems & components
  • Hands-on exercise

Courses are customised to suit your needs. Please contact for more details.

About SMC Corporation (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.

SMC Corporation (Singapore) Pte. Ltd is the Singapore subsidiary of SMC Corporation, the world’s largest pneumatic automation products manufacturer which was established in Japan and now has more than 50 years of experience. The Singapore subsidiary itself was established in 1974 and since then has grown over 45 years, gaining more than 65% of the market share in Singapore and established a far-reaching dealer network spanning countries such as Egypt, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka,Cambodia and Qatar.

While the subsidiary mainly assembles knockdown cylinders, SMC Singapore also offers a wide range of high quality advanced industrial pneumatic products to meet applications in a myriad of sectors and fields of the market such as semiconductor, automotive, medical, and petrochemical, just to name a few. Products offered here range from actuators like electric actuator, pneumatic actuator and linear actuator, to valves like solenoid valve, pneumatic valve and flow control valve; from thermo equipment like thermo chiller and heat exchanger, to a variety of electrostatic discharge removal equipment.

Striving to maintain high standards not only in products but also in customer service, SMC Singapore is equipped with a well-stocked warehouse ensures quick delivery, as well as maintaining high levels of technical services and solid communication network to consistently meet the needs and expectations of our customers.