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Studio 5000 Logix Designer Level 1: CompactLogix Fundamentals and Troubleshooting

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Normal Price €1561

With an additional Skillnet Discount

Course Description

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to
troubleshoot a previously operational CompactLogix™
system and restore normal operation.
In this course you will develop and practice these
skills by:

  • Learning basic concepts and terminology used with:
    • CompactLogix system hardware
    • Studio 5000 Logix Designer® application
  • Practicing a systematic strategy for diagnosing and troubleshooting problems:
    • Faulty/malfunctioning field devices
    • Controller, I/O, or other hardware issues
    • Electrical Noise
    • Configuration issues
  • Performing hands-on exercises

All Logix5000™ systems use the same control engine;
therefore, tasks are similar. You will see applicable
references for other systems.

Course Agenda

  • Locating CompactLogix Systems Components
  • Navigating through the Logix Designer Application
  • Connecting a Computer to a Communications
  • Downloading and Going Online
  • Locating I/O Tags and Devices
  • Interpreting Logix Designer Project Organization
    and Execution
  • Interpreting Ladder Logic Structure
  • Locating and Editing Tag Values
  • Interpreting Bit Instructions
  • Interpreting Frequently Used Instructions
  • Interpreting Arrays
  • Interpreting Tags of User-Defined Data Types
  • Searching for Project Components
  • Integrated Practice – Interpreting a Basic Project
  • Forcing I/O and Toggling Bits
  • Troubleshooting Digital I/O Problems
  • Troubleshooting Analog I/O Problems
  • Troubleshooting Banked Local I/O and Distributed
    I/O Problems
  • Updating Logix5000 Firmware
  • Troubleshooting Controller Problems
  • Troubleshooting Power Supply Problems
  • Analyzing and Troubleshooting a System Using a Trend Chart
  • Integrated Practice-Troubleshooting Basic Projects
  • Editing Ladder Logic Online
  • Managing Logix Designer Project Files
  • Documenting and Printing Components
  • Troubleshooting Noise-Related Problems

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for individuals who need to maintain and troubleshoot a CompactLogix system – but have little or no current working experience with CompactLogix systems.

Upcoming Dates

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Membership benefits

Find out how a free membership to the Industry 4.0 Skillnet network can save you up to 30% on this programme.


4.5 Days


To successfully complete this course, the following prerequisites are required:

  • Ability to perform basic Microsoft Windows tasks
  • Previous experience with common industrial control system concepts
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