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Siemens S7-1500 Programming with TIA Portal

May 16, 2023 at 8:30 AM - May 18, 2023 at 4:30 PM



This fast paced three day course assumes the student has a basic knowledge of programming PLCs and focuses on how to use TIA Portal Step 7 Professional software to create a complete PLC system. The focus includes configuration of the Siemens S7-1500 PLC hardware, PROFINET configuration, programming using ladder logic and basic diagnostic functions.

Course Length & Time: Three days. 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM


  • S7 Family Hardware Overview
  • TIA Portal Project and Portal Views
  • Configuring the S7-1500 PLC Hardware
  • Configuring a PROFINET Network
  • S7-1500 Addressing & Memory
  • Using Various Programming Methods (Linear, Partitioned, Structured)
  • Using Basic Instruction Set (Contacts, Coils, Timers, Counters)
  • How To Use Function (FC) & Function Block (FB)
  • Using IEC Functions & Function Blocks
  • Using Libraries
  • Using Simatic Automation Tool
  • Data Block Usage & Data Types
  • Understanding the Most Used Organization Blocks
  • Analog Value Processing
  • Monitoring Logic & Using Watch Tables
  • Use of Trace
  • Online Diagnostics & Troubleshooting
  • Use of PLCSIM Simulation Tool
  • Using the Integrated Web Server on the PLC
  • Using a Multi-Instance Function Block (Time Permitting)

Prerequisite: Basic Understanding of PLCs, Successful Completion of Siemens Basics of PLCs Online

  • Attendee Info

PCC provides technical educational training and events via a structured classroom setting at our local WI training facilities or on-site at your facility. This training is conducted by PCC’s staff of technical engineers or Siemens Certified Trainers and covers all aspects of automation and control. We have training facilities in Eau Claire, Appleton and Germantown, Wisconsin.  PCC offers custom educational training in addition to our regularly scheduled courses as well as educational Free TechEd seminars and workshops.


May 16, 2023 at 8:30 AM
May 18, 2023 at 4:30 PM
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PCC – Germantown
N114 W18770 Clinton Drive
Germantown, WI 53022 United States