Modbus

  • Accredited course option.
  • Delivered online and self-paced.
  • Emphasis on connectivity and troubleshooting.
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Date
01-01-2017 to 31-12-2026
Where
Online
Limited seats available

Modbus

Course Description

This is the first in the series of protocol units to introduce learners to how the MODBUS protocol used in Industrial Automation to communicate with devices. Once you have completed this course you will be competent in understanding how to troubleshoot and connect devices on a MODBUS RS485 network. You will have the know-how to troubleshoot the MODBUS messages for errors on the network and to interpret them as well.

The MODBUS protocol is the oldest and still by far the most popular automation protocol in the field of process automation and SCADA. This course gives you theory behind the Modbus Protocol as well as RS485 networking. The course is only the RS485 networking component as a subset of our Communications and Network Topology on how MODBUS integrates into the overall control and management of plant equipment. After completing this course, you will be able to integrate devices that are Modbus compliant.

To gain a Statement of Attainment, you will be undertaking an accredited version of this course. This means that you will complete both the theoretical and practical components of this course.
To gain a Statement of Attendance, you will be undertaking a non-accredited version of this course. This means that you will complete only the theoretical components of this course.

Content Delivery

Both the theoretical and practical components of this course are delivered online in a self-paced environment.

Outcomes

Upon completion, students will be able to understand:
RS 485 Connectivity.
Modbus Communication.
Modbus Protocol Theory.
Modbus Messaging Structure.
Troubleshoot Modbus Networks.

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Skills obtained

IT Integration

Incorporate technological proficiency to your workplace development.

Problem solving

Apply higher-level order thinking skills to promote workplace initiative and resolution.

Documentation

Compile and produce appropriate documentation of work operations.

Install & Configure

Accurately follow the workplace protocol of complex processes.

Our Trainers

Peter Hablutzel
Has worked as a commissioning technician and manager, lead engineer, and trainer, for over 35 years in many industrial plants and refineries.

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