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Are you looking for training in PROFIBUS, PROFINET, OPC communications, remote access, condition monitoring and other areas from the field of industrial automation? We'll be happy to share our extensive experience with you. FOXON has been involved with industrial automation since 2006.

Our trainers, who are field technicians and application engineers, are faced with everyday problems on our customers' premises. This allows them to gain detailed insight into the issues related to the deployment of all the systems and products they give training in. That's why our courses offer much more than theoretical training. You're given a lot of information about particular cases, which helps you put this information to good use on your factory floor.

Basic information about our training courses:


The Basics of PROFIBUS & PROFIBUS Diagnostics, 2 Days

In this course, you'll learn the basics of PROFIBUS DP/PA network management and diagnostics using the cutting-edge ProfiTrace2 analyser from the company PROCENTEC. The course takes roughly 6 hours and includes both the theory and above all practice of PROFIBUS management and diagnostics. It's open to a maximum of 10 participants.

The Basics of PROFINET & PROFINET Diagnostics, 2 Days

All PROFINET components are susceptible to wear and are by nature growing obsolete. That's why they require regular predictive maintenance. This course aims to introduce you to the basics of PROFINET communications and diagnostics, and the tools for assessing and improving the quality of these communications.

KEPServerEX | OPC Communications

Efficient monitoring of technologies and production in every plant relies on an all-in-one method of data collection and processing. One of the most popular communication protocols for this purpose, which enables data exchange between diverse systems, is the OPC protocol. In the past few years, not only the protocol but key components of these communications – OPC servers – have been refined. Some people work with OPC communications in most of their projects. This course is for those who have met OPC on their plant floor, but haven't had a chance to learn more about it.

Ewon FLEXY 205 | Remote Access & Data Collection

To ensure fast response in the event of a machine failure, device suppliers and electrical maintenance engineers often need to access their systems remotely. One of the fastest and most reliable solutions for remote access is eWON industrial routers. Apart from providing remote access, they collect and process data. Sign up for this course to learn more about them!

OPC Router | Exchange of Data from Various Systems

Digitalising your production and interconnecting assembly lines requires seamless data transfer between various devices and transfer of this data to such systems as MES, ERP, SAP, databases and IoT systems. With this being a complex process, it is, in essence, about reliably interconnecting OT and IT systems across the plant.

The OPC Router is a tool for effective digitalisation. By implementing it, you save a great deal of time and money in that you do not have to develop your own systems to do the same work. The OPC Router allows you to interconnect many systems in a fast, easy way and store and process data. Sign up for our training and learn how to tackle complex tasks in the most effective way.

Information for Those Interested

Throughout the year we give the training above in Czech. However, if requested we'll be happy to provide it in English for you.

Feel free to request our price quote. It'll include:

  • All-day refreshments
  • Lunch
  • Printed materials
  • Certificate of course completion
  • The trainer's consultancy

(The price quote for a two-day training course does not include accommodation.)


The FOXON Academy Training Centre is based at FOXON s.r.o., Česká 615/25, Liberec – Vesec. The centre is designed in such a way that it facilitates theoretical as well practical instruction. It boasts panels with industrial automation products, showing how these products operate on the factory floor. These panels enable us to give demonstrations of various products and setups. In addition, the centre features special kits designed for testing and training purposes.

Our courses are open to a maximum of 8 participants unless stated otherwise. This number reflects our intention to be able to cater for individual needs and offer personalised training. Courses take roughly 5–6 hours and are divided into three sessions, with a coffee break and a lunch break between them.

What does our training centre look like? Check out our Photo Gallery.


Ing. Jaromír Peterka 
Jaromír is the heart and soul of FOXON. He specialises in giving training in "FOXON-style" condition monitoring and industrial communications. Jaromír can deliver all his courses in Czech or English.

Photo Gallery – FOXON Training Centre

Vstupní hala do FOXONu
Vstup do firmy FOXON
Školící místnost č. 1 - PROFIBUS, PROFINET, OPC a sběr dat
Školení FOXON
Vstupte do naší školící místnosti
Školící místnost č. 1 - detail
Školící panely s živými ukázkami
Pracovní prostor pro 6-8 účastníků - školení FOXON
Spolupráce s kolegou - školení FOXON
Školení programování s tréninkovými stolicemi
Školení programování - lektor vám kdykoliv během školení poradí
Školení programování - není jen o prezentacích, ale i o vyzkoušení si naprogramování
Školení programování - až skutečné vyzkoušení dané situace dělá z našich účastníků školení mistry
Školící místnost č. 2 - programování PLC - pracovní pomůcky (S7-300, S7-1200, S7-1500)
Programování PLC - pracovní pomůcka
Katalog automatizace 2020 - školení FOXON
Školení FOXON - detail

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CASE STUDIES - 11/27/2020

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