SCADA using WinCC Standard SCADA Software (V7.x)

The key focus of our adapted training is to improve the confidence, troubleshooting & diagnostic skills of front line electrical / mechanical engineers & support staff.

3 Day - Siemens SCADA using WinCC Standard Software (V7.x)

Intended Audience

This course is for Technicians and engineers who are responsible for installing, maintaining & fault-finding industrial automation plant systems which uses Siemens WinCC SCADA Software.

Software Used

Programming: Siemens WinCC SCADA (v7.x) Programming Software

Course Outline

This course introduces the Siemens WinCC SCADA (v7.x) Programming Software. A system overview of the SCADA, which includes hardware & software components, plus system configuration issues.

The course concentrates on the SCADA hardware, & troubleshooting. Siemens WinCC SCADA (v7.x) programming software diagnostic tools & programming instructions are introduced in the course to guide the delegate through the management of a realistic application.

The course format is a combination of instruction & hands-on exercises. Demonstration exercises are included & allow delegates to practice tasks such as testing, debugging & using diagnostic tools.

Course Objectives

The course consists of instructor-led tuition & discussions which focuses heavily on examples from the delegates own applications, backed up by practical hands-on sessions. Demonstration exercises are included & allow delegates to practice tasks such as testing, debugging & fault finding using diagnostic tools. Programming theory is kept to a minimum, the course is hands on with great emphasis on the practical aspects of the Siemens WinCC SCADA application.  The course is based around the Siemens WinCC SCADA application.

The course uses Siemens Standard SIMATIC WinCC v7.x Programming Software.

SCADA Schematics

Brief Description

  • Troubleshooting communication problems between WinCC v7.x and the I/O server (PLC).
  • What to do if the I/O server stops.
  • Disaster recovery steps.
  • Debug hardware problems.
  • Document, test, & troubleshoot an application program.
  • Understand basic instruction set & be able to make minor modifications to software.
  • Backup & restore a program when required.

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