Certified PROFINET Network Engineering Course | Apr 2023 – Red Deer, Alberta

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  •  April 17, 2023 - April 21, 2023
     12:00 am - 11:00 pm


Red Deer, Alberta, Canada


Learn the skills to design, install, commission, and troubleshoot PROFINET networks. This course illustrates practical installation issues, goes right down to the protocol/packet level, and includes detailed information on the bus parameters. You will also learn how to minimize the impact of EMC on the network and get hands-on experience with the latest PROFINET troubleshooting tools including; Wireshark, Netilities, and the permanent network monitor Atlas.

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

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

  • Design a PROFINET network
  • Install and setup a PROFINET network
  • Set up a basic switch and router
  • Decode a PROFINET packet and understand how the protocol works
  • Understand the basic bus parameters
  • Troubleshoot common and uncommon problems

Download the Class Agenda

Theory topics covered:

  • Introduction to Industrial Ethernet
  • OSI 7-layer model
  • Ethernet Protocols
  • Hubs, switches, routers, and firewalls
  • Redundancy
  • Network design
  • Security
  • Physical layer and installation
  • Device model and Profiles
  • Setting up a PROFINET project
  • IRT
  • PROFINET Theory
  • Acyclic communications
  • Diagnostic model
  • Fault finding strategies
  • Measurement tools (Wireshark)

Hands-on exercises:

  • IP addresses and ping
  • Wiring lab
  • Setting up a switch
  • Configuring a PROFINET network
  • Diagnostics lab
  • Using Wireshark and other troubleshooting tools

USA Students Welcome!

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