Training and Events (Issue 122)

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Are you a vendor of automation products? Want to know what goes into PROFINET product certification? Watch this webinar to learn about testing and certifying PROFINET devices. The goal is simple: to eliminate system integration headaches by ensuring a consistent, positive customer experience with PROFINET products across the spectrum of vendors. PROFINET products must be certified before they hit the market; a process the PIC has been performing since 2007. View the archived version.


 Web Based Training

Web Based Training available in English and German.
Web Based Training

If you are not a vendor of automation products, then perhaps you are installing PROFINET networks in your automation environment? Web based training is available that describes the recommended steps when planning a PROFINET network. Topics include topology, design aspects, device parameters, and additional functions. The training is presented in either English or German language.

Automotive Training in Detroit

On October 23, 2014 over 130 OEMs, Users, and System Integrators gathered for a free PROFINET one-day training class in Detroit. The automotive industry was strongly represented with students from Chrysler, Comau, Ford, GM, KUKA, and many others. There are only a few such PI North America classes left in 2014, but the dates for 2015 are slowly being finalized See: PROFINET training for more information.