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This iFIX training course is principally designed for Process, Automation, or Instrumentation Engineers and System Integrators who will be developing, configuring, and using applications created with iFIX. This is a Distance Learning GE iFIX Advanced training class. The class will be held over a 5-day period, with classes running approximately six hours per day, from 8:00 am - 2:00 pm. Class procedures are emailed when registration is completed, please review that email carefully. Details will also be emailed two weeks prior to the class start date. Training materials are included.
Tuition:$2, 495 billed in advance with Check, Credit Card or Purchase Order. Those wishing to pay via check or invoice must email email@example.com or call 508-830-0088 option 4. Once payment has been received, you will be added to the class registration list. The above link to the Eventbrite registration is for credit card orders only. If you are a Solution Provider or OEM and will be using one of your free training seats, please contact Kim Schofield at firstname.lastname@example.org. Once free seat is confirmed with GE, you will be registered for the training class.
This course is designed to pick up where the iFIX Fundamentals course ends. It is designed for people who will be configuring and developing an iFIX application and want to learn about some of the advanced features of iFIX. The course is intended to provide the student a base level of proficiency using some of the product’s more advanced features. VBA scripting is covered primarily as a tool for automating tasks for the operator. The student will also become familiar with some of the tools and concepts available for optimizing and troubleshooting iFIX
- Completion of GE iFIX Fundamentals (154) Training Class Six months (or more) experience using iFIX
- Familiarity with personal computers, especially Microsoft Windows NT, Microsoft Windows 2000, and/or Microsoft Windows XP
- Working knowledge of process control applications
- Familiarity with other GE Digital software is helpful, though not required
- System Architecture
- Using OPC
- Optimizing the Process Database
- Introduction to ODBC
- Sending Alarms to ODBC
- Introduction to SQL
- Using SQL Database Tags
- Using ActiveX
- Using Scheduler
- SQT / SQD Blocks
- Electronic Signatures
- SCADA Failover
- System Optimization
- Using Terminal Server
Facility Information, Policies & Additional Information:
Information on the Plymouth, MA training facility can be found at the link below. Venue details for other locations will be emailed to attendees two weeks before the start of class.
The class will be held over a 4-day period, with classes running from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Details on venue and times will be emailed two weeks prior to the class start date. Training materials are included.
Cancellation Policy: If your plans or budgets change, you may cancel your registration up to 15 calendar days prior to the start of the course without incurring a cancellation or rescheduling fee. Limited enrollment requires us to charge up to 75% of the tuition for cancellations received within 14 days of the scheduled start date. 100% of the tuition will be charged for a failure to attend without 24-hour notice, or for leaving a class prematurely.GE Digital and AutomaTech reserve the right to cancel a class at least 2 weeks prior to the course's start date. In this event of a cancellation, you will be notified immediately and a full refund of the course tuition will be provided. GE Digital and AutomaTech are NOT responsible for any non-refundable travel arrangements.
Substitutions are accepted until the first day of class and free of charge. Please email email@example.com confirm your substitution.
Student Travel & Living Expenses are the responsibility of the customer and are not included as part of your tuition fee. GE Digital and AutomaTech reserves the right to cancel a class at least 2 weeks prior to the course's start date. In the event of a cancellation, GE intelligent Platforms and AutomaTech are NOT RESPONSIBLE for any travel-related expenses and/or non-refundable airline tickets. Therefore, we encourage you NOT to make any non-refundable travel arrangements more than 2 weeks in advance of the training class.