Item No.: SO2805-4J

Interactive Lab Assistant: IPA1 Compact station

This instruction manual makes up an Interactive Lab Assistant course. The multimedia course guides you step-by-step through the aspects of control technologies. The fundamentals are conveyed using easily understood pictures. Interactive Lab Assistant, combined with the question section, provides a comprehensive experiment platform.


  • Interactive experiment set-ups
  • Measurements and graphics can be saved within the experiment instructions by means of drag and drop
  • Virtual instruments can be started directly from the experiment instruction pages themselves
  • Questions with feedback and evaluation logic for checking student progress
  • Print-compatible document for comfortable printing of experiment instructions with solutions
  • Labsoft-Browser and course software


Training contents:

  • Design, wiring and commissioning of a process engineering plant
  • Selection, deployment and connection of different sensors
  • Measurement of electrical and process-control variables like liquid level, flow-rate, pressure and temperature
  • Deployment and connection of transducers
  • Design, assembly and commissioning of control loops
  • Analysis of controlled systems and control loops
  • Putting continuous and discontinuous controllers into operation
  • Setting parameters and optimising P-action, PI-action and PID-action controllers
  • Design of open-loop and closed-loop programs
  • Operating and monitoring processes
  • Inspection, maintenance and repair
  • Networking process engineering systems 
  • Course duration: approx. 12 h