Certified PROFINET Network Engineering Course | Oct/Nov 2023 – Peterborough, Ontario

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Non-member Price $2,995.00 (USD)  
PI North America Member Price $2,495.00 (USD)  

  •  October 30, 2023 - November 3, 2023
     12:00 am - 11:00 pm


3075 Wallace Point Rd, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, K9J 6Y3


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!

Details Price Qty
Non-member Price $2,995.00 (USD)  
PI North America Member Price $2,495.00 (USD)