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  1. ST-PCS7AFB - Description

SIMATIC PCS7 Block creation (ST-PCS7AFB)


  • This course is intended for SIMATIC PCS 7 configuring engineers who need to create user-specific blocks with AS and OS components for integration in a SIMATIC PCS 7 environment. The blocks are createdusing SCL (AS block structure) and and Faceplate-Designer (corresponding OS faceplate).
Type Face-to-face training
Duration 5 days
Language en

Target Group

  • Commissioning engineers, configuring engineers
  • Service personnel
  • Maintenance personnel


  • User-oriented block type definitions
  • Defining block and margin bar properties
  • Startup and run-time properties
  • HMI behavior / system attributes
  • Blocks with messages / system attributes
  • Creating faceplates for WinCC with mapping to structured variables
  • Multilingual blocks
  • Testing the AS block function and the OS faceplate
  • Creating block libraries


  • Basic knowledge of process control engineering