Free online courses for Beckhoff’s TwinCAT3 industrial automation platform can be accessed here:

Their business model of allowing unlimited development time (no paid license required) on TwinCAT3 in conjuction with company backed online courses gives novices and new professionals a convenient way to learn about industrial automation programming and software managements in areas such as: 


  • General PLC programming
  • Motion basics 
  • Safety
  • Maintenance fundamentals

Beckhoff is pushing the boundaries of advanced industrial automation software and hardware and is giving Rockwell, Siemens, and Mitsubishi serious competition in the industrial automation sector.

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