eCOM 205 provides an introduction to the DNP3 protocol. Students will learn its message structure and communication methods. They will also troubleshoot common communication issues by analyzing real-world sample data stream captures. The goal of the course is for students to be able to identify common DNP3 communications issues and resolve them to optimize data collection and control.
This is a 9-hour, self-paced course. eLearning licenses will expire one year from the purchase date.
This course is designed for automation and communications engineers or technicians who implement and maintain SCADA and IED communications using the DNP3 protocol.
At the conclusion of this course, students can:
Before taking this eLearning course, we recommend that you have basic computer skills using Windows applications and knowledge of typical data types used in utility and industrial machine communications.
Make sure your laptop has Wireshark packet analyzer installed.
Additional information is on the Course Policies and FAQ pages.