Hands-On Training

CompactLogix/Studio 5000 Studio 5000 Logix Designer Level 1: CompactLogix Fundamentals and Troubleshooting

Course Number-CCP298

Course Purpose:

Upon completion of this course, you should be able to troubleshoot a previously operational CompactLogix™ system and restore normal operation.

In this course you will develop and practice these skills by:

• Learning basic concepts and terminology used with:

– CompactLogix system hardware

– Studio 5000 Logix Designer® application

• Practicing a systematic strategy for diagnosing and troubleshooting problems:

– Faulty/malfunctioning field devices

– Controller, I/O, or other hardware issues

– Electrical Noise

– Configuration issues

• Performing hands-on exercises

All Logix5000™ systems use the same control engine; therefore, tasks are similar. You will see applicable references for other systems.

Who Should Attend

This course is intended for individuals who need to maintain and troubleshoot a CompactLogix system – but have little or no current working experience with CompactLogix systems.


To successfully complete this course, the following prerequisites are required:

• Ability to perform basic Microsoft Windows tasks

• Previous experience with common industrial control system concepts

Course Agenda

• Locating CompactLogix Systems Components

• Navigating through the Logix Designer Application

• Connecting a Computer to a Communications Network

• Downloading and Going Online

• Locating I/O Tags and Devices

• Interpreting Logix Designer Project Organization and Execution

• Interpreting Ladder Logic Structure

• Locating and Editing Tag Values

• Interpreting Bit Instructions

• Interpreting Frequently Used Instructions

• Interpreting Arrays

• Interpreting Tags of User-Defined Data Types

• Searching for Project Components

• Integrated Practice - Interpreting a Basic Project

• Forcing I/O and Toggling Bits

• Troubleshooting Digital I/O Problems

• Troubleshooting Analog I/O Problems

• Troubleshooting Banked Local I/O and Distributed I/O Problems

• Updating Logix5000 Firmware

• Troubleshooting Controller Problems

• Troubleshooting Power Supply Problems

• Analyzing and Troubleshooting a System Using a Trend Chart

• Integrated Practice-Troubleshooting Basic Projects

• Editing Ladder Logic Online

• Managing Logix Designer Project Files

• Documenting and Printing Components

• Troubleshooting Noise-Related Problems

Kirby Risk Training Cancellation Policy

 If you cannot attend the above class as scheduled, notify your Kirby Risk sales representative or Sophie Dillman at smdillman@kirbyrisk.com as soon as possible. If the enrollment is cancelled more than 16 days before the scheduled start of the event, 100% of the tuition will be refunded. If cancelled 16 to 8 days before the scheduled start of the event, 50% of the full tuition amount will be billed for standard enrollments. Cancellations received 7 days before the start of the event will be charged the full tuition. If a student fails to appear for a scheduled class, full tuition will be charged.