Certified PROFIBUS Engineer course
Hone your PROFIBUS skills!
For those who already have a thorough basic technical knowledge of PROFIBUS or other fieldbus systems, this course teaches the details of what goes on in a PROFIBUS network. Learn about the telegrams that pass between PROFIBUS devices, how the network is configured and started up and how the network deals with conflicts and errors. Using a range of state-of-the-art tools, see first hand the effects of failed devices, wiring and layout faults, configuration errors etc.
Overview of DP communications and the telegram structure.
DPV0 master/slave start-up procedure.
Diagnostic telegram overview and practical exercise.
GSD files in detail.
The parameterisation and configuration telegrams.
Standard and extended diagnostics in detail.
System debugging exercises.
Data exchange, Sync and Freeze modes.
Master class2/slave interactions, practical exercises.
Further debugging exercises.
Practical testing session 1/DP tutorial session.
Practical testing session 2/DP tutorial session.
Network timing and bus parameters.
DPV1 extensions and telegrams.
PA practical exercises
Theory test (3 hours).
Questionnaires and feedback session.
Learn the detailed theory and practice of PROFIBUS DP and PA operation.
Who should attend?
Accredited by PROFIBUS International as the flagship of PROFIBUS training, this course is aimed at people who already have a basic technical knowledge of PROFIBUS.