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An Introduction to Ladder Logic Programming in Siemens Tia Portal

In this course, we will cover Siemens ladder logic instructions from the basic instructions such as contacts and coils to counters, timers, and mathematical instructions.

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In this course, we will cover Siemens ladder logic instructions from the basic instructions such as contacts and coils to counters, timers, and mathematical instructions. 

By the end of the course, you will be familiar with the TIA Portal programming environment, have a complete understanding of basic Siemens ladder logic instructions, and have the ability to use these instructions to program simple process applications. 

To follow this course it is helpful to have a basic understanding of various industrial components such as devices, discrete and analog sensors, and actuators.

This Siemens introductory PLC programming course is good for anyone getting into industrial automation or for those of you who are looking for a refresher.

Section 1

Introduction to the course

  • ► Introduction to the course | 02:28
Section 2

Ladder Logic Instructions

  • ► Creating a Project and Adding Devices in Siemens Tia Portal | 04:28
  • ► NO, NC, Coil  Instructions | 11:54
  • ► Set and Reset Coils | 07:19
  • ► Timers - TP, TON, TOF, TONR | 13:01
  • ► Counters - CTU, CTD | 04:57
  • ► Compare and limit Instructions | 04:16
  • ► Move and Math Operations | 09:17
  • ✓ Review Quiz | Ladder Logic Instructions
Section 3

Hands on Project

  • ► Project Introduction | 01:35
  • ► Building a Program in TIA Portal | 07:30
  • ► Simulating and Testing Your Program | 04:49
Section 4

Course Conclusions

  • ▶︎ Course Conclusions | 01:23
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Anil Mamillapalli

Anil Mamillapalli is an Electrical Engineer with a background in Instrumentation and Controls engineering and Power systems Engineering. He worked for Danaher Corporation where he was the lead software developer for new products. He has R&D experience as well as field experience working with various automation platforms including Siemens and Allen Bradley.

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