Planning of communication networks in industrial automation systems

Tuition fee
100% subsidized

60 hours

From 09/05/2023 to 13/7/2023

Opening hours
Tuesday and Thursday from 18:00 to 21:00


c/Llorens i Artigas, 12 – 08028 BCN


The main objective of the course is to acquire knowledge about SCADA and control devices in the industry: developing SCADA applications, accessing the data and structuring the associated database.

Who is the target audience?

Profiles with basic electrical knowledge interested in developing their professional career in the field of industrial automation.

Access requirements

Check the requirements to access the course here.



Structure of a communication network. CIM pyramid. Topology in industrial communication networks: ASI, Profibus, Profinet, Modbus, CanOpen, Ethernet, etc.

Distributed Control Systems (DCS).

HMI programmable operator panels. Concept and implementation.

HMI Terminal Configuration and SCADA Programming Techniques (Interconnections, Programming Tools, Tag Declaration, Object Dynamization, Alarms and Events, Historicals, Graphs and Trend Curves, RunTime Tests, etc.).

SCADA programming with Script language.

Documentation and elaboration of Communication Network schemes: Project report, drawings, etc.

Additional information

At the end of the course, a certificate of completion will be issued.

Course subsidized by the Consorci de la Formació Continua de Catalunya.

How to register

To register, it is essential to fill out the form that you will find in the “registration” button and attach the following documentation:

Complete and attach to the form Annex 1:

  • Photocopy of valid ID card.
  • Academic title.
  • Curriculum Vitae.
  • Photocopy of the last salary in its entirety in which the following information appears: Social Security number of the worker, Social Security number of the company and CIF of the company (if you are active).
  • Photocopy of the last self-employed receipt (only if you are self-employed).
  • Photocopy of the updated DARDO (job application registration document at the Public Employment Service of Catalonia) (only if you are unemployed).
  • Photocopy of any document where you can see the Security affiliation number
    Social (only if you are unemployed).

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      Attach documentation

        To finish formalizing your registration and for it to be valid, we need you to attach the following documentation:

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        Last pay slip (only if you are an employee)

        Last payroll (Only if you are an employee)

        Dart (Only if you are unemployed)

        Document showing the number. of social security affiliation

        a) Salaried workers who provide their services in private companies or public entities not included in the scope of application of the training agreements of the public administrations and who contribute to the Social Security in the context of professional training for the occupation.

        b) Workers who find themselves in any of the following situations: fixed intermittent workers during periods of non-employment, workers who enter the unemployment situation when they are in a training period or workers who are covered by the regulation of employment in their periods of suspension of employment.

        c) Workers assigned to the special system for self-employed persons included in the general Social Security scheme during periods of inactivity, the special scheme for self-employed workers, the sea and those other Social Security that does not contribute to professional training.

        d) Carers of people in a situation of dependency can participate in the training of the specific training actions specific to their activity.

        e) The staff at the service of the public administrations or public sector.

        f) The workers belonging to the workforce of the beneficiary entities or providers of the training programs regulated in this Order, may participate in the training actions that they manage up to a limit of 10% of the total number of program participants, without exceeding, in no case, the limit of 10% of the total number of working people in the workforce.