• Siemens AG - OPC UA – System Course Siemens
  • Publish date: 03/07/2023
  • Product release date: 01/01/2023
  • Product Version: V2.0
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OPC UA – System Course Siemens

OPC UA – System Course Siemens

Course description

This training offers you a detailed introduction into the basic concepts of the OPC UA system and its interfaces. You will learn about the most important OPC UA servers and clients in the SIMATIC product portfolio and will configure and program them in practical exercises.


  • Introduction to OPC (infrastructure, information model, security)
  • SIMATIC controllers as OPC UA servers and clients
  • OPC UA Companion Specifications and modelling the server interface with SiOME
  • SIMATIC HMI products as OPC UA servers and clients
  • OPC UA gateways (SIMATIC NET, SIMATIC CloudConnect 7)
  • SIMATIC Ident RF600 Reader as OPC UA server
  • Integration of 3rd Party OPC UA servers using a 2D code reader
  • Standard OPC UA clients (UaExpert)
  • Performance of OPC UA connections
  • Diagnostics and debugging of OPC UA components
  • Migration from OPC Classic to OPC UA

Target group

  • Automation engineers
  • Programmers
  • Commissioning engineers


  • Basic knowledge of network engineering
  • Profound knowledge of TIA Portal
  • Basic knowledge of SCL


  • 4 days

Dates & registration 

Product details

Category: Services Subcategory: Training

Supported Profiles and Facets

Application Profiles:

  • UACore 1.03
    • Embedded UA Server Profile
    • Standard UA Server Profile
  • UACore 1.04
    • Embedded 2017 UA Server Profile
    • Standard 2017 UA Server Profile

Security Policies:

  • UACore 1.04
    • SecurityPolicy - Aes256-Sha256-RsaPss
    • SecurityPolicy [A] - Aes128-Sha256-RsaOaep
    • SecurityPolicy [B] – Basic256Sha256
    • SecurityPolicy – Basic128Rsa15
    • SecurityPolicy – None

User Tokens:

  • UACore 1.04
    • User Token – Anonymous Server Facet
    • User Token – User Name Password Server Facet