Certified PROFIBUS DP/ PA Engineer
Endress+Hauser Switzerland

Course Content
This 5-days training Program provides an advanced understanding of
PROFIBUS technology for DP and PA. It is certified by the PROFIBUS International. After successfully passing the exams, you will receive an international recognized certificate and the right to bear the title Certified PROFIBUS DP and PA Engineer.

The course is designed for field service engineers/technicians, Project
persons and plant designer.

Learning Objectives
1. Commissioning:
• Able to calculate a network DP/PA
• Able to wire up an individual field device to the network
• Able to wire up a fieldbus segment to the network
• Able to assess the quality of the as-built fieldbus physical layer
• Able to configure FieldCare for use on a running system(cyclic
/acyclic requirements)
• Able to use FieldCare to set the necessary parameters in a field
• Able to integrate a field device into a DCS

2. Maintenance:
• Able to exchange a field device on a running system without shooting
down the bus communication
• Able to make appropriate suggestions about improving a customer`s
physical layer

3. Diagnosis
• Able to troubleshoot the fieldbus physical layer using the most
important tools available on the market at the time of the course
• PROFIBUS DP protocol analyse

Content Focus
This course covers the following fieldbus technology:
4 days PROFIBUS DP and PA technology. Ends at day 5 with exam for the DP and PA Level.

PC Process Solutions specialists, service technicians and product

This course consists of both theoretical and hands-on exercises to
ensure that the training objectives are met. The hands-on part is over
50% of the course.
There will be a theoretical and practical assessment as part of the
course. Participants must achieve a passing grade to qualify for
certification. Certification of this course - in addition to field
experience - will allow the participant to achieve the following

- Certified PROFIBUS DP and PA Engineer -

Per person: 2'500,- EUR / 2'500,- CHF. Includes Lunch, break refreshments and one evening event.

Training dates
17.-18.01.17  Basic Industrial Ethernet (DE)
19.-20.02.17  PROFINET Technology Training (DE)
01.02.17        HART Technology Training (DE)
02.-03.02.17  WirelessHART Technology Training (DE)
02.-03.02.17  Basic Industrial Ethernet (EN)
08.-10.02.17  PROFIBUS Technology Training (EN)
13.-14.03.17  PROFINET Technology Training (EN)
15.-16.03.17  EtherNet/IP Technology Training (EN)
03.-04.04.17  PROFINET Technology Training (DE)
05.-06.04.17  EtherNet/IP echnology Training (DE)
25.-26.04.17  Certified PB Installer (DE)
08.-11.05.17  Certified PROFIBUS PA Engineer (DE)
19.-23.06.17  Certified PROFIBUS DP/ PA Engineer (EN)
19.-23.06.17  Certified PROFIBUS PA Engineer (EN) SINGAPORE

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Contact and registration:

Mariana Rado
Endress+Hauser Process Solutions AG
Christoph Merian-Ring 12
CH-4153 Reinach
Phone: +41 61 715 73 78

Endress+Hauser Process Solutions AG
Christoph Merian-Ring 12
4153 Reinach
By: Michael Ulrich