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IDX Academy

Developing competence in industrial Fieldbuses

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1 Weaver Street
Fourways
South Africa

Phone: +27-11-548-9960
Fax: +27-11-465-8890

www.idx.co.za

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About IDX

IDX Academy is a division within IDX which focusses on training and competence in the area of industrial fieldbuses.

IDX offers:

  • Technology support for customers who use industrial fieldbuses
  • Embedded development of communication systems and gateways
  • Sales and support of industrial gateways and test tools
  • Specialised training for all major industrial fieldbuses

The Facility

Our recently renovated facility allows for quality training in a state of the art building.

The Instructors

All courses are taught by senior engineering professionals with an advanced specialization in fieldbus technologies.

 

Fieldbus Courses Offered

Foundation Certified Technical Specialist — This hands-on 5 day training course is designed for people wanting to gain the competence to install, maintain, repair/replace and troubleshoot FOUNDATION fieldbus systems.

Foundation Certified Support Specialist — This two-day course is designed for people who are FOUNDATION fieldbus generalists able to communicate intelligently about the technology, but do not need the depth of knowledge required for other certificates. This typically includes salespeople and management.



Training Dates for 2015

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Course Descriptions

Foundation Certified Technical Specialist

This course is a five-day on campus course designed for maintenance technicians, network technicians, maintenance and contract supervisors, vendor/contract service support specialists, control automation instructors and in-house trainers, this course will enable delegates to install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot FOUNDATION fieldbus networks and systems.

Course topics include:

  • What is FOUNDATION Fieldbus
  • FOUNDATION fieldbus versus traditional instrumentation systems
  • Selection of proper devices and installation
  • The FOUNDATION fieldbus protocol
  • FOUNDATION fieldbus components and proper wiring techniques
  • Fieldbus segments and networks
  • Digital communications
  • Maintenance, testing and troubleshooting
  • Hands-on Lab

There is no prerequisite for this class.

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Foundation Certified Support Specialist

This two-day course is designed for people who are FOUNDATION fieldbus generalists able to communicate intelligently about the technology, but do not need the depth of knowledge required for other certificates.

Course topics include:

  • Design of Fieldbus Systems
  • Selecting and Installing Fieldbus Devices
  • Fieldbus Protocols
  • Fieldbus Segments and Networks
  • Digital Communications

Course 101 or 102 is recommended as a prerequisite.


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Registration Instructions

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