IoT + Home Automation

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The ideal course for tech enthusiasts and want to learn the latest technology, the course guides you from understanding different sensors to implementing various devices to connect and communicate!

Learn how to control your home and other devices by just a few flicks and clicks!

The Internet of things (IoT) is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and connectivity which enables these objects to connect and exchange data.

You’ll design and develop the following:

  • Interfacing of different sensors.
  • Garage Alert system
  • Lights control system
  • Automatic gates
  • Interfacing Temperature sensor
  • Analytics through graph and
  • Web page development
  • Linking different social media account with each-other

Course Content

IoT (Internet of Things)

  1. What is Embedded system and Basic Electronics
  2. Introduction to Arduino and It’s Application
  3. Introduction to Arduino IDE
  4. Basic of C/C++ language
  5. Introduction to kit
  6. Explanation of breadboard
  7. Introduction to LED
    1. Theory
    2. Circuit Diagram
    3. Continuous glow
    4. Blink using ‘delay’ function
    5. Blink using for loop
  8. Introduction to Serial Monitor
    1. What is Serial and Parallel Connection
    2. Introduction to Serial Monitor and keywords
    3. ‘Hello World’ and other print practices
    4. If statements practises
    5. While loop practises
    6. Display of Status of running program
  9. Introduction to Water Level Sensor
    1. Theory
    2. Circuit Diagram
    3. Automatic Water Tank Alarm
  10. Introduction to Soil Moisture Sensor
    1. Theory
    2. Circuit Diagram
    3. Smart Water Gardening System
  11. Introduction to Water Pump
    1. Theory
    2. Circuit Diagram
    3. Smart Irrigation System
  12. Introduction to Libraries
    1. How to install libraries
    2. Adding zip files to include libraries
  13. Introduction to DHT-11
    1. Theory
    2. Circuit Diagram
    3. Temperature monitoring system
    4. Humidity monitoring system
  14. Introduction to Buzzer
    1. Theory
    2. Circuit Diagram
    3. Alarm System
  15. Introduction PIR sensor
    1. Theory
      1. Types of IR Sensor
      2. Application and Selection
    2. Circuit Diagram
    3. Smart Light System
  16. Introduction to Wireless technology, Automation, Internet of Things and Industrial Revolution 4.0
  17. Introduction to ESP modules
    1. Introduction to NodeMCU
    2. Pin description and connections
  18. Basics of Wi-Fi Modules
  19. Command list of NodeMCU Wi-Fi mode
  20. Scanning available Wi-Fi Networks
  21. Connecting to a Wi-Fi Network
  22. Creating an Access Point
  23. Introduction to IP Address and Hostname
    1. Fetching IP address from DHCP
    2. Creating Static IP Address
  24. Running a Web Server
  25. Connecting two NodeMCU
  26. Creating a Sensor Network
  27. Creating Web pages to control LED
    1. Basic of HTML
    2. Creating a HTML Web page in Arduino IDE
    3. LED Switch On/Off from web page
  28. Introduction to Thingspeak
    1. Feeding data to Things Speak
    2. Developing Graphical Representation of Data
    3. Sending Tweets to Twitter through Thingspeak
    4. Things React through Twitter
  29. Introduction to MQTT
  30. Introduction to Adafruit IO
    1. Controlling devices with Adafruit IO
    2. Sending Feeds to Adafruit IO
  31. Introduction to JSON files
  32. Introduction to Wunderground
    1. Creating smart Weather monitoring system
    2. Creating Weather forecast
  33. Android Application development
    1. Mobile Application development
    2. Controlling appliances with application
  34. Introduction to myDevicesCayenne
    1. Feeding data to Cayenne
    2. Controlling your home appliance from Cayenne
  35. Introduction to IFTTT
    1. Connecting Instagram, Facebook and Twitter
    2. Gmail alert system
  36. Sending live data to Google Sheets
  37. Voice control devices with Google Assistant
  38. Introduction to Relay
    1. Theory and circuit explanation
    2. Working principle and circuit
    3. Switching relay
  39. Introduction to BC547
    1. Theory
    2. Circuit explanation and working

PCB Designing

  1. Basic Component Study
  2. Tools requirement and usage
  3. Circuit Designing
  4. Introduction to Power Supply Circuit
    1. Introduction to ‘Transformer’
  5. Circuit Simulation using Proteus Software
    1. Complete circuit for Home Automation solution
    2. Circuit design for Smart-Light system
  6. Circuit Design using Eagle/EasyEDA software
    1. Complete circuit for Home Automation solution
    2. Circuit design for Smart-Light system


Complete Home Automation system to control and monitor home appliances remotely.

‘Home Automation System’ projects are mentioned in the content above. With each sensor, we will be discussing the concepts and making prototypes of many projects. By the end of training, we will integrate all individual parts to build a complete ‘Home Automation Solution’.

Individuals will be provided with 2 complete Home automation systems and Smart light system to install at their homes which might cost about ₹5000/- from the commercial market.


Kit Details:

Kits will be provided at Developmental Labs and have to be returned after the sessions. If anyone wishes to have their own separate kit, one can purchase it either form Platforuma or local Market.

  • Arduino UNO with Cable
  • NodeMCU
  • Bread Board
  • LED
  • DHT-11
  • Soil Moisture Sensor
  • Water Level Sensor
  • Water Pump
  • Buzzer
  • PIR sensor
  • Relay
  • BC547
  • Jumper Wires
  • Organizers

Kit cost: ₹1650 /-


  • 45 Days [1.5 hour each Day]
  • Fee: ₹6500/- per participant.
  • 15 Days Internship Program* [2 – 3 Hour each] (Not mandatory for all)

What will you get?

  • Certificate of Course Completion
  • Internship Letter [if Opted]
  • Free software
  • Platforuma T-shirt
  • Take away complete printed study modules of the workshop.
  • 1-year free complimentary consultancy on the topics covered by Platforuma for every student.
  • PCB circuit of Home Automation system
  • Smart Light System.


*Internship will be provided after a completing a certain set of tasks and depending upon individual’s potentials and dedication.

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