Building automation and interfaces

Our current training in building automation and interfaces at a glance:

Automation systems ems2/ems4 basic course

Introduction to the hardware of the Economic Modular System with a detailed technical description and its application possibilities as well as introduction, operation and configuration in automation software webCADpro and the integration of the automation stations of the Economic Modular System (ems).

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: Two days

Course contents:

  • The hardware of the Economic Modular System
  • Introduction of DIGICONTROL AS modules
  • Overview and function of webCADpro
  • Menu view / chart view / block view
  • Creating a new project
  • Function blocks
  • Display configuration
  • Trend configuration
  • Alarm configuration

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The seminar participants get to know the most important DIGICONTROL automation stations and extension modules. The students learn about the technical basics, special functions and range of applications of the individual modules. The participants will be able to operate the automation software webCADpro, can position and configure function blocks and load the program into the automation station.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows Server

Group size:
Three to six participants

Automation systems ems2/ems4 advanced course

Professional and efficient application of automation software webCADpro and how to use plant macros

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: One day

Course contents:

  • Project-related configuration in webCADpro
  • Function blocks
  • Macro configuration

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participant understands the additional options of webCADpro, which enable him to implement the automation station program effectively and systematically. The focus of the seminar is the effective use of webCADpro by means of plant macros.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows Server
  • Thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning plants e.g. participation in course “Control strategies and hydraulics in buildings”
  • Participation in training “Automation systems ems2/ems4 basic course”

Group size:
Three to six participants

Project solutions for automation systems ems2/ems4

Solution approaches of best practice plants

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: One day

Course contents:

  • Implementation of several plant configurations
  • Project-related configuration in webCADpro
  • Problem resolution with respect to complex tasks

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participant recognises the additional possibilities of webCADpro. This enables him to realise the programming of the automation stations in an efficient and target-oriented way. The focus of the seminar is knowledge transfer of problem solutions in complex plant structures. Best practice plants will serve as examples.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Participation in seminar “Automation systems ems2/ems4 basic course”
  • Participation in training “Automation systems ems2/ems4 advanced course”
  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows server
  • Thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning plants, e.g. participation in course “Control strategies and hydraulics in buildings”

Group size:
Two to four participants

Automation system ems5 basic course

Introduction to the hardware of the Economic Modular System with a detailed technical description and its application possibilities. Introduction, operation and configuration of automation software iBASuite.Builder and the integration of the automation stations of the Economic Modular System (ems).

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: Two days

Course contents:

  • The hardware of the Economic Modular System
  • Introduction of DIGICONTROL AS modules
  • Overview and function of iBASuite.Builder
  • Menu view / chart view / block view
  • Creating a new project
  • Function blocks
  • Display configuration
  • Trend configuration
  • Alarm configuration

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The seminar participants get to know the most important DIGICONTROL controllers and extension modules. The students learn about the technical basics, special functions and range of applications of the individual modules. The participants will be able to operate the automation software iBASuite.Builder, can position and configure function blocks and load the program into the automation station.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows Server

Group size:
Three to six participants

Automation system ems5 advanced course

Professional and efficient application of automation software iBASuite.Builder and how to use plant macros

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: One day

Course contents:

  • Project-related configuration in iBASuite.Builder
  • Function blocks
  • Macro configuration

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participant understands the additional options of iBASuite.Builder which enable him to implement the automation station program effectively and systematically. The focus of the seminar is the effective use of iBASuite.Builder by means of plant macros.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows Server
  • Thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning plants e.g. participation in course “Control strategies and hydraulics in buildings”
  • Participation in seminar “Automation system ems5 basic course”

Group size:
Three to six participants

Project solutions for automation system ems5

Solution approaches of best practice plants

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: One day

Course contents:

  • Implementation of several plant configurations
  • Project-related configuration in iBASuite.Builder
  • Problem resolution with respect to complex tasks

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participant recognises the additional possibilities of iBASuite.Builder which enable him to realise the programming of the automation stations in an efficient and target-oriented way. The focus of the seminar is knowledge transfer of problem solutions in complex plant structures. Best practice plants will serve as examples.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Participation in seminar “Automation system ems5 basic course”
  • Participation in training “Automation system ems5 advanced course”
  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows server
  • Thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning plants, e.g. participation in course “Control strategies and hydraulics in buildings”

Group size:
Two to four participants

Bus connections for automation systems ems2/ems4/ems5

This introduction to bus systems and networks comprises the general basic of the systems that are particularly used in the field of building automation. The seminar entails an introduction to the hardware and configuration of various networks by means of e.g. webCADpro.

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: One day

Course contents:

  • Structure and configuration of S bus, T bus
  • Structure and configuration of CAN bus
  • Structure and configuration of Modbus, EnOcean, KNX
  • Structure and configuration of M-Bus, DALI
  • Overview and function of network components and their configuration in Windows
  • Configuration in WEBVISION
  • Configuration in the automation stations

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participants are knowledgeable as it relates to the structure of the individual bus systems. They are able to connect and configure the bus systems.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows Server
  • Participation in seminar “Automation systems ems2/ems4 basic course” or “Automation system ems5 basic course”

Group size:
Three to six participants

Visualisation for automation systems ems2/ems4/ems5

Visualisation for automation systems ems2/ems4/ems5

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: Half a day

Course contents:

  • Overview and function of HMI configurator
  • Project creation in HMI configurator
  • Overview WEBPROJECT HMI
  • Import from WEBPROJECT plant engineering
  • Configuration of symbols
  • Library, HMI export
  • EMI configuration
  • Configuration and operation of the R4D.RT7
  • Configuration and operation of the ems graphical webserver

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participants of this training can configure the ems graphical webserver and the R4D.RT7 with the help of the HMI configurator and the WEBPROJECT HMI function and design the user interface. You can transfer the data points to be displayed from webCADpro.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows server
  • Participation in training “Automation systems ems2/ems4 basic course” or “Automation system ems5 basic course”
  • Participation in seminar “Building automation planning and project engineering with WEBPROJECT DIGICONTROL”

Group size:
Three to six participants

Module calculation for automation systems ems2/ems4/ems5

The training provides an insight into the use of the calculation and project planning tool for ems modules.

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: Half a day

Course contents:

  • Introduction, structure and operation of the emsX tool
  • Basics of calculation for ems modules

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participants of this training can calculate quotations for ems modules by means of the emsX tool.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Participation in seminar “Automation systems ems2/ems4 – basic course“ or “Automation system ems5 – basic course”

Group size:
Three to six participants

BACnet basic course

Introduction to the BACnet basics and the most important BACnet objects.

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: One day

Course contents:

  • BACnet basics
  • BACnet objects
  • Scheduler, Calendar

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participants of this seminar understand the requirements and peculiarities of BACnet and the basic functionalities of the most important BACnet objects.

Target group: 
Licensees and service technicians who operate the system and interested customers.

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows server
  • Participation in seminar “Automation systems ems2/ems4 basic course” or “Automation system ems5 basic course”

Group size:
Three to six participants

Project solutions for automation systems with BACnet

Project-related planning and configuration of automation stations ems2/ems4/ems5 for BACnet

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: One day

Course contents:

  • Creating BACnet projects
  • Integration of third party devices into WEBVISION
  • Establishing a peer-to-peer communication
  • BBMD (BACnet Broadcast Management Device)
  • EDE list

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participants of this seminar are enabled to configure the automation stations ems2/ems4/ems5 in a way that is required by the BACnet project. ems2/ems4/ems5 and third party devices can be integrated and configured.

Target group: 
Only for licensees and service technicians

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows server
  • Participation in training “Automation systems ems2/ems4 basic course or “Automation system ems5 basic course”
  • Participation in seminar “BACnet basic course”
  • Participation in seminar “Building management with WEBVISION 5 - course for system administrators“

Group size:
Three to six participants

Training on operation of buildings in accordance with HB GA 3.0

Introduction to the operation of building automation in accordance with HB GA 3.0

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: Five days

Course contents:

  • Overview and basics of building management software PROFIVISION
  • System characteristics
  • Operation of system components
  • Command language and console operation
  • Program processes
  • Backup
  • Creation and evaluation of statistics
  • Processing alarm and event messages
  • Changing set point values and setting parameters

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participants of this seminar can use the building management software PROFIVISION effectively. They are aware of the system components, program processes and trend function, can invoke graphics and operating screens, are able to change set point values and are familiar with the individual program functions.

Target group: 
Licensees, operators and service technicians who run and operate the system

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows server
  • Basic knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • Thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning plants, e.g. participation in course “Control strategies and hydraulics in buildings”

Group size:
Two to four participants

Training on maintenance in accordance with HB GA 3.0

Introduction to maintenance in accordance with HB GA 3.0

Enquiries and registration: Mail to training@gfr.de
Course duration: Five days including one day of on-site examination

Course contents:

  • Changing system parameters
  • Modification and correction of files
  • Loading and starting of basic and application programs
  • Interventions into the routine procedure
  • Maintaining and servicing system components
  • Programming the automation stations
  • Connecting an automation station to the building control system
  • Creation and animation of plant graphics in accordance with trade specifications

 

Learning targets/ benefits:
The participants of this seminar can create automation station programs, commission them and connect them with the building control system. They can create plant schemes and operating screens in the building control system. They are aware of the system components and can service them.

Target group: 
Licensees, operators and service technicians who run and operate the system

Prerequisites for attendance:

  • Basic knowledge on how to operate the current interface of Windows or Windows server
  • Basic knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • Thorough knowledge of heating, ventilation and air-conditioning plants, e.g. participation in course “Control strategies and hydraulics in buildings”
  • Participation in course “Training on operation of buildings in accordance with HB GA 3.0”

Group size:
Two to four participants

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