S7 Service 1 Course


This course introduces the customer to a Siemens integrated automation system. Participants will build skills on commissioning, troubleshooting and upgrading an automation system complete with HMI, PLC, drive and communications network. Students will learn to navigate STEP7, use the built-in diagnostics tools and perform basic program modifications. Profibus DP configuration and troubleshooting are included using remote I/O, a touch panel display and a drive system. The course format is a combination of instruction and hands-on exercises. A realistic conveyor model is used for demonstrations and participant exercises. Exercises allow students to practice tasks such as testing, debugging and using diagnostic tools.


Course Name
Course Code
Course Dates
Course Duration (Days)
Regular Price (in AED per candidate)
SIMATIC S7 Service 1 ST-SERV1 7 – 11 Mar  5 Days 


On completion of this course the participant will be able to:-

Identify the components and performance characteristics of the SIMATIC S7-300/400 PLC
Install a PLC system, including the communication cabling and wiring of I/O.
Use the various address types to edit, reload, structure and run a program. Document, test, and basically troubleshoot the control system and its program.
Diagnose and repair simple hardware problems.
Utilize binary operations, timers, counters, comparators, and arithmetic operations for program modifications.
Integrate and troubleshoot an HMI and Drive system within the control system.
Configure and troubleshoot Profibus DP nodes

Target Group

This course is aimed at service/maintenance personnel who install or maintain automation systems and their application programs.


— SIMATIC S7 System Family overview
— Installation and maintenance of a PLC
— The SlMATIC Manager software package
— Hardware configuration
— Hardware commissioning
— Block architecture and Program Editors
— Symbols
— Binary Operations
— Digital Operations
— Introduction to HMI and Profibus DP
— Rewiring
— Introduction to Drive Systems
— Program documenting, saving and archiving
— Basic Troubleshooting

For more information, you can call us at +971 4 279 1474, or email: [email protected]

The British University in Dubai

Block 11, 1st and 2nd floor, Dubai International Academic City PO Box 345015, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 279 1400

Whatsapp: +971507012843

Email: [email protected]