Coronavirus Update: We are open for business as usual.      We are hiring now: Check "Careers" link.

Technical Training > Siemens Training > Siemens S7 (2 day) Training

Siemens S7 (2 day) Training Course

Course Title:Siemens S7 (2 day) Training Course
Course Delivery:

The Siemens S7 (2 day) Training Course can be delivered in a hotel, one of our offices, or your premises. The course content can be tailored to meet your requirements. Request a quote for an onsite course.

Course Duration:2 days
Course Overview:

The course aims to provide engineers and technicians with the knowledge and skills to enable them to diagnose, fault-find and maintain Siemens S7 (300 Series) Programmable Logic Controllers, in a safe and competent manner.

The course provides the learners with the skills to write simple software code, configure the hardware and enter comments.  The learners will gain confidence in connecting the programming software to the PLC processor, and monitoring the PLC software using the live software or a table of variables.  The attendees are also instructed in the use of forcing variables.

The Siemens S7 (2 day) training course enables the learners to download programs to the target hardware and upload programs in a similar manner.  It covers the maintenance of the PLC, changing the battery periodically and ensuring a full copy of the running software is maintained off-line.

Course Content:
  • Hardware architecture of the S7 range of controllers 
  • Siemens S7 system addressing 
  • Data format and blocks 
  • Introduction to blocks; OBs; FBs; FCs; SFCs; SFBs 
  • Introduction to programming formats; LAD; STL; FBD 
  • Project structure 
  • Hardware configuration 
  • Communicating with the PLC 
  • Downloading and uploading PLC programs 
  • Online monitoring PLC programs 
  • Programming using LAD; STL; FBD 
  • Siemens S7 basic instruction set; Relay; compare ; maths; data moves, compare and logic functions 
  • Using and creating program documentation 
  • Copying and backing up folders 
  • Symbolic notation 
  • Diagnostic information and module information used for fault finding 
  • Data monitoring and modifying variables 

Open Course Dates:
Siemens S7 (2 Day) Training Course
8 June 2021 - 9 June 2021, Warrington, £1159+VAT per learner.
Siemens S7 (2 Day) Training Course
5 October 2021 - 6 October 2021, Middlesbrough, £1159+VAT per learner.
Siemens S7 (2 Day) Training Course
9 November 2021 - 10 November 2021, Warrington, £1159+VAT per learner.
Onsite Courses:

This course can be delivered to a group of up to 6 delegates at your premises. Request a quote for an onsite course.


“Very informative.”
Hampson Precision Automotive Ltd

“Enjoyed the course. Finally got some structure to the stuff previously self taught.”
Hampson Precision Automotive Ltd

“The course was very helpful and I hope to put into practice what I have learned.”
Hampson Precision Automotive Ltd

"Very informative and presented well.”

"Very good overall.”
Dr. Oetker (UK) Ltd

"Excellent course - very interesting."
Dr. Oetker (UK) Ltd

"It was a very detailed and valuable course."
Dr. Oetker (UK) Ltd

“Excellent course. Well explained.”
Pure Wafer International Ltd

“Very well structured, set up excellent.”
Pure Wafer International Ltd

“Very good course.”
Pure Wafer International Ltd

“Very well organised. Clear course objectives.”
Pure Wafer International Ltd

“Very informative.”
Pure Wafer International Ltd

“Good location, friendly and knowledgeable staff.”
Dorman Long Technology

Further Information:
Request more information on this training course.

Course Calendar:


Contact our team today

For further information, please contact
our team on +44 (0)1642 222232 or