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PROFINET with SIMATIC Controllers (TIA Portal) (IK-PNCOM)

  • PROFINET gives you new ways to boost your productivity with four key advantages – openness, flexibility, efficiency, and performance. This course teaches you the versatile possibilities of PROFINET – the leading Industrial Ethernet standard for automation – for networking your plant and enables you to realize efficient real-time communication with SIMATIC Controllers.


  • In this course you will learn to use the real-time-capable standard PROFINET in your automation solution.
  • You will learn how to parameterize, commission, diagnose and troubleshoot a PROFINET network quickly and effectively.
  • Numerous practical exercises with SIMATIC and SCALANCE products and TIA Portal reinforce the acquired theoretical knowledge.
Type Face-to-face training
Duration 3 days
Language mu

Target Group

  • Engineering personnel
  • Programmers
  • Commissioning engineers


  • Basics of PROFINET
  • Configuring PROFINET IO
  • Configuring topologies
  • Device and network diagnostics
  • Ring redundancy (MRP)
  • Shared device
  • I device
  • Isochronous realtime communication (IRT)
  • Gateways and communication via PN/PN couplers


  • SIMATIC S7 knowledge according to the course TIA-PRO1, TIA-SERV2 or TIA-SYSUP.