Tomas Wahlström

tel: +46 (70) 8719741

Therése Fagerström
tel: +46 (8) 728 14 48


OPC UA – Basics and Configuration, Virtual (IK-OPCUA1E)

  • This training offers you a detailed introduction into the basic concepts of the OPC UA system and its interfaces. You will learn the terminology behind the abstract model and test and deepen your understanding of it with several OPC UA capable components. You will learn about the most important OPC UA servers and clients in the SIMATIC product portfolio and will configure and program them in practical exercises. A continuous exercise concept will lead you gradually to a communication model that is solely based on OPC UA communication.


  • At the end of this training you will be familiar with the basics, the terminology and the data models of OPC UA in the automation environment. You will understand the interaction of its components and be able to configure the most important OPC UA servers and clients of the SIMATIC product portfolio.
Typ Onlineutbildning
Antal dagar 3 dagar Course duration, 3 days.
Språk en


  • Automation engineers
  • Programmers
  • Commissioning engineers


  • Introduction to OPC
  • Infrastructure of OPC UA
  • Security of OPC UA
  • Information model, data access types and profiles of OPC UA
  • SIMATIC controllers as OPC UA servers and clients:
  • Configuring the OPC UA server
  • Programming OPC UA methods
  • Programming an OPC UA client
  • OPC UA Companion Specifications and modeling the server interface with SiOME
  • SIMATIC HMI products as OPC UA servers and clients
  • SIMATIC HMI Comfort/Mobile Panel
  • SIMATIC WinCC Runtime Advanced
  • SIMATIC WinCC Runtime Professional
  • Standard OPC UA clients (UaExpert, OPC Scout)
  • Performance of OPC UA connections
  • Diagnostics and debugging of OPC UA components


  • Basic knowledge of network engineering
  • Knowledge according to TIA-PRO1 or TIA-SERV1

Övrig information

  • The training is provided through MS Teams and the participant will have remote control of the virtual environment. The course teaching and material language is English. The material is provided for students in electrical form as pdf document.
  • Export control AL:n / ECCN:N


1 500 EUR