iFIX Training Course

Catapult Software will be hosting a 4-day iFIX training course in February 2019 - iFIX from GE Digital 5.9: Fundamentals & Beyond.

Format: 4 days - 8am to 4pm, last day to finish at 2:30pm

Dates: Tuesday, February 19  – Friday, February 22, 2019

Venue: The Spencer on Byron, 9-17 Byron Avenue, Takapuna, Auckland

Course Description:
The course is designed to provide a good working knowledge of iFIX from GE Digital. All major features are covered, from project configuration to data acquisition and visualisation. Valuable hands-on lab exercises are provided to guide attendees through the building and modification of an HMI-SCADA application from top to bottom.

Who should attend?
This course is designed for process, automation or instrumentation engineers and system integrators who will be developing, configuring and using applications on an iFIX system.

Are there any prerequisites?
Participants should have a working knowledge of Windows operating systems. Control system exposure and experience is recommended.

Course Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand communication between iFIX SCADA Servers and iFIX iClient nodes.
  • Configure iFIX nodes using the System Configuration Utility.
  • Configure I/O Drivers to communicate with iFIX.
  • Integrate iFIX with OPC servers and Clients
  • Create and modify standard Process Database tags.
  • Create graphic screens (pictures) using a wide variety of object types and animations.
  • Design and build a picture navigation strategy.
  • Create basic scripts using Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).
  • Understand how VBA functions inside of iFIX.
  • Configure alarming and create screens to monitor and acknowledge alarms.
  • Use trending to monitor both real-time and historical data.
  • Integrate iFIX with GE Historian
  • Work with ActiveX components
  • Implement iFIX Productivity Tools
  • Design and build a system-wide security strategy.
  • Use a variety of iFIX Utilities and Operating System administrative options to troubleshoot project or system process faults.

Available onsite at the venue, a group booking rate has been secured.

Course Cost:
NZD $2,500.00 (plus GST) per person, includes lunch, refreshments, lab computer and manuals.

How to Book:
Seating on this course is strictly limited. To secure your seat, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your order number and attendee details. Remember, this training is offered on a "first come, first served" basis, the sooner you can confirm your availability the better the chance of securing your seat.

We look forward to seeing you there.

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