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Certified PROFIBUS Engineer

Nelly Knuist,
  • 07.02.2022 - 10.02.2022
  • 26.09.2022 - 29.09.2022

The Certified PROFIBUS Engineer (CPE) training course is an internationally recognized training program. It has been established with the goal of creating a quality platform for PROFIBUS qualified engineers who are acknowledged with an officially accredited diploma. After graduation you can be proud to be an exclusive member of the PROFIBUS specialist platform.

Why should you choose for this training course?

  • Become an expert in just a few days
  • Have control over your own network

Become a Certified PROFIBUS Engineer Fast

The Certified PROFIBUS Engineer course is an intensive hands-on and theoretical four-day training program. On the last day there will be an exam. After passing the exam, the participant gets the title ‘Certified Engineer' and will be officially registered. PROFIBUS plays an essential role in industrial automation. In most cases, Certified Engineers are the only ones who are equipped to carry out the project. Through the valuable Certified Engineer status, companies and its employees can distinguish themselves from competitors who also make use of this technology.

Target audience

This training course is intended for everyone who has to understand the theoretical and practical aspects of PROFIBUS. For example:

  • Advisors and consultants
  • System integrators
  • Project leaders
  • Programmers
  • Hardware engineers
  • Installers
  • Suppliers
  • Teachers



  • Token passing
  • Masters and slaves
  • Baudrates
  • Message formats
  • SAPs

RS 485 technology

  • Electrical characteristics
  • Topology
  • Number of connections
  • Spurs
  • Termination
  • Cable specifications
  • Redundancy
  • Grounding and shielding

Network components

  • Connectors
  • Repeaters
  • Active termination
  • DP/DP couplers

Test and measurement tools

  • Handheld tools
  • Busmonitors
  • Oscilloscopes

Bus parameters and cycle times

  • Tslot, Max_TSDR, etc
  • Watchdog
  • Repeats
  • Min_Slave_Intervall
  • HSA


DP technology

  • Diagnosis, Parameters and Configuration
  • Sync and Freeze
  • GSD files
  • Cyclic and acyclic
  • Interface with PLC/DCS

Practical exercises

  • Creating networks with the help of configuration tools
  • Using ProfiTrace
  • Setting bus parameters
  • Class 2 functions
  • Generating and reading diagnostics
  • Troubleshooting


  • Training methodology:Theory + practice + 1 day exam
  • Price Certified engineer (CPE); € 1900,- per person
  • Duration Certified engineer (CPE) 4 days

Dates & Registration

7 - 10 February 2022: REGISTER

26 - 29 September 2022: REGISTER

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