SIMATIC S7 Programming 1

Short title: ST-PRO1, Duration: 5 days

Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of automation technology

Description/learning objective:

The course is aimed at users with engineering tasks who would like to familiarize themselves with SIMATIC S7 programming in a compact form. You will gain an overview of operating & monitoring, PROFIBUS DP and the integration of drives.
With the knowledge of integrated production automation, you will have a holistic view of your plant and understand the interaction of the individual components. After attending the course, you will not only be able to structure, create and modify simple S7 programs, but also make optimum use of the engineering phase by working more efficiently with STEP 7.

Your contact person

Stefan Sosinski

Training Manager

T +49 2261 987-100
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  • System overview of the SIMATIC world and key features of the SIMATIC system family
  • Components of the STEP 7 basic package and their application
  • STEP 7 basic operations
  • STEP 7 block types and program structuring
  • Programming of parameterizable blocks
  • Data management with data blocks
  • Programming organizational blocks
  • Test tools for system information, troubleshooting and diagnostics
  • Hardware configuration and parameterization of S7-300 modules, a Profibus DP slave (ET 200S), a touch panel (TP 177B) and a drive (MM420)
  • Program documentation and backup
  • Consolidation of the content through practice-oriented exercises on the SIMATIC S7-300 system model


In this course you will work with the SIMATIC STEP 7 V5.x software.

    Target groups:

    • Programmers
    • Commissioning engineers
    • Project planners