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PROFIBUS Troubleshooting & Maintenance + Certified Installer Course – Online

Event Date/Time:

March 7, 2022 - March 8, 2022

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Presented by: JCOM Automation

Instructor-led , Online
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GENERAL PRICE $1995.00

Description:

Learn the skills to understand PROFIBUS DP and PA concepts, components, cabling, and be able to find, analyze and solve problems in PROFIBUS installations. Get hands-on experience with the latest PROFIBUS troubleshooting tools including, the all-in-one troubleshooting tool ProfiTrace 2 with Scopeware, and the permanent network monitor COMBRICKS.

This course meets all the requirements of the Certified PROFIBUS Installers course. The course ends with a written and practical test. Successful students will be certified by PROFIBUS and PROFINET International as a Certified PROFIBUS Installer.

Upon completion of this course, the student shall be able to:

  • Have an understanding of PROFIBUS concepts, components, and cabling
  • Find, analyze, and solve PROFIBUS installation problems
  • Use troubleshooting and maintenance tools

Download the Class Agenda

Course outline:

  • What is PROFIBUS DP
  • The different physical layers (RS-485 and MBP)
  • Cabling techniques
  • Grounding and shielding
  • DP/PA segment couplers, repeaters and OLMs
  • Diagnostic message
  • Fault finding strategies
  • Measurement tools

Hands-on exercises:

  • What a good network looks like
  • Common errors on DP
  • Common errors on PA
  • Permanent monitoring
  • Wiring
  • Setting up a PROFIBUS master and slave
  • Diagnostic message
  • Common troubleshooting methods

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