Beginner’s Guide for TIA Portal: OPC UA in S7-1500 / S7-1200

Learn OPC UA in S7-1500 PLC by doing step-by-step instructions to create full working OPC UA connection to OPC UA client

During this course, you will learn OPC UA in S7-1500 PLC by doing step-by-step instructions to create a full working OPC UA connection to the OPC UA client.

What you’ll learn

  • What’s OPC?.
  • OPC history – brief.
  • OPC UA vs OPC DA.
  • OPC UA access types and which we should use.
  • OPC UA in SIMATIC PLC family (S7-1200 / S7-1500).
  • Setting up OPC UA server in S7-1500.
  • Prepare S7-1500 to work as OPC server.
  • Advantages of OPC UA.
  • TIA V16: New project, Add CPU, 21 days trial license, download program to PLC.
  • TIA V16: Preparing small PLC program.
  • TIA V16: OPC UA project settings.
  • OPC UA test client: Download, install and connect to OPC UA server.
  • TIA V16: How to protect variables for READ / WRITE by OPC UA?.

Course Content

  • Overview –> 1 lecture • 2min.
  • OPC UA – THEORY –> 6 lectures • 50min.
  • OPC UA – PRACTICAL –> 5 lectures • 40min.

Beginner's Guide for TIA Portal: OPC UA in S7-1500 / S7-1200

Requirements

  • Familiarity with the installation of software applications on the Windows OS platform..
  • There is no special needs but having TIA Portal is a good way to learn by doing – from scratch..

During this course, you will learn OPC UA in S7-1500 PLC by doing step-by-step instructions to create a full working OPC UA connection to the OPC UA client.

 

If you want to be a SCADA Engineer, Automation Engineer, or Control Engineer in the near future you have come to the right place

 

Welcome to Beginner’s Guide for TIA Portal: OPC UA in S7-1200 / S7-1500 course.

During this course, you will learn OPC UA in S7-1500 PLC by doing step-by-step instructions to create a full working OPC UA connection to the OPC UA client.

 

You get access to 2 hours divided into short and concise fragments.

In the theoretical part, you get the basic knowledge about OPC

 

After this course, you will understand:

  • what’s OPC?
  • why we need this protocol?
  • where we can use it?
  • you will know the advantages of OPC UA
  • why it’s better than OPC DA?
  • after the practical lesson, you will know how to set up S7-1200/S7-1500 PLC to work as OPC SERVER
  • how to setup OPC client? 

Use this course step-by-step to make your progress possible. The best way to learn OPC UA is doing the same as you see on screen. Follow the lessons!

 

Are you ready to enter the world of SCADA systems?

Enroll now to get your skills.

 

P.s.: 100 % warranty – you have 30 days without limits!