SITRAIN – Digital Industry Academy

SITRAIN Industry Training

Time for learning

Today’s demands on our knowledge are as diverse and dynamic as our profession itself. We keep learning more and longer – for our work, for our career, and for ourselves. Advancing digitalization entails new topics, and is also changing the way we absorb and process knowledge. SITRAIN – Digital Industry Academy offers the right source of knowledge, which we can use anytime in just the way we need it. With its three areas – SITRAIN open, SITRAIN access and SITRAIN personal – SITRAIN provides you an all-encompassing range of options for an ongoing expansion of your knowledge and skills, suited for every type of learner. 

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Hybrid Event, Nov 23 - Nov 25

SPS 2021 in Nuremberg – There for you

Come to our booth at the SPS in Nuremberg from November 23 to 25, 2021, where you can network with others in person, check out exhibits, and find solutions to problems. All of this will take place, of course, in line with a safety and hygiene concept that complies with the latest regulations.


If you can’t attend in person, simply participate online and take a virtual tour of our 3D showroom, attend lectures and presentations, and talk to our experts.


Always finding the right stuff

SITRAIN knowledge offer worldwide

For your individual knowledge build-up, we offer you the following topics around the industrial product range of Siemens - in multimedia, exclusive and digital formats, as face-to-face training at your company or in our classrooms and as online training.

Industrial Automation Systems SIMATIC 

To help with the digital transformation, we offer individual and modular knowledge for all aspects of SIMATIC. The emphasis is on training for SIMATIC S7 service and programming. Besides directly addressing the SIMATIC S7-1500 in the TIA Portal and the SIMATIC S7-300 based on SIMATIC STEP 7 V5.x, the training also has content on programming languages, operator control and monitoring systems, drive technology, industrial communications and safety technology.

With SITRAIN, the ideal course awaits. And by the way, more and more of our courses are now also available online.


Training is available for these systems: 

SIMATIC S7-1500, TIA Portal, SIMATIC S7-300/400, SIMATIC S7-1200

Drive Technology

The SITRAIN range for SINAMICS converters offers thorough, detailed knowledge and practical exercises for both beginners and advanced users.


Training is available for these systems: 

SINAMICS S120 and SINAMICS G120 low-voltage converters, SINAMICS G130 / G150 / G180 / S150, SINAMICS medium-voltage converters and SIMOTICS

SINUMERIK CNC automation system

Continuing development of expertise in service, project planning and programming with SINUMERIK.

SITRAIN supports you in your everyday work with SINUMERIK. Reliable decisions, skill and innovative strength – these are the areas where SINUMERIK training can help. SINUMERIK courses will teach you how to use the right components and systems in the best possible ways and with the greatest efficiency.  Learn everything about the CNC SINUMERIK automation system in our classroom and online courses, practical and future-oriented. Your learning experience is supported by certified trainers with practical experience.


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Process Control Systems

Process control engineering from Siemens offers pioneering functions and performance levels tailored to the industries and their requirements, with the goal of maximizing flexibility, reliability, and efficiency. The SITRAIN learning offer accompany you on your way to the digital transformation. You become familiarized with the system concept, system functions, and architecture of SIMATIC PCS neo and configure the control system functions on a real training device and a simulated model system.  

The process control systems training teach fundamental information and thorough, detailed knowledge for both beginners and advanced users. Additionally, all SITRAIN courses include an extensive range of practical exercises so that learners can work intensively and directly on training devices in small groups


Training is available for these systems:


Digital Enterprise

Digitalization is already taking hold in many industries, based on the Digital Enterprise Suite from Siemens, the Digital Twin, and interdisciplinary work on a foundation of standardized data management. Add in advances in automation, and you can see it’s vital to stay fully up-to-date and turn new opportunities into new successes. With the learning offer from SITRAIN – Digital Industry Academy, tailored to your individual training needs, you’ll learn how to master this complexity and turn it into a benefit for your business.


Industrial communications

From small sensors through powerful drives, all the way to systems distributed around the world: Automation systems are always based on effective and continuous communication between individual components. The advantages of digitization can only really come into play when all plant areas, from the field level to the cloud, are connected via powerful, flexible and secure communication.

In our training offer for industrial communication, you will learn about these communication standards and discover how to implement their optimal use in your solutions. SITRAIN will provide you with comprehensive and consistent knowledge, from theory all the way creating your own communication model. 


Training is available for these systems:

PROFINET, Industrial Remote, Industrial Ethernet, OPC UA, Industrial Remote Communication and Industrial Security

Industrial Identification and Locating

Industrial processes in the digital enterprise demand total transparency and a high level of customization. Our solutions close the gap between the real and the digital worlds – and create new potentials to add value along the entire production and supply chain. We already offer the industry of the future a unique, consistent end-to-end range of identification and locating systems for customer-specific applications. The connection with TIA enables products are seamlessly integrated in automation solutions.

SITRAIN training is conducted by certified experts with extensive hands-on experience. Certainty in decision-making, skills, and power of innovation all this helps you benefit from  training for the solution strategies of the future. 


Training is available for these systems:

RFID and RTLS-Systems

Operator control and monitoring systems

Siemens HMI products are the intelligent answer to increasingly complex processes and growing demands on the functionality of your machines and systems. Regardless of whether you need to visualize basic functions of a small machine or complicated processes of a large-scale system, HMI is the face of your machine. 

With the SITRAIN learning offer for SIMATIC HMI, you will aquire how to implement visualizations just the way you imagine them whilst taking advantage of the entire functionality of engineering and the devices. The well-designed, modular training program will provide you with a new level of knowledge in a very short space of time. Whether for WinCC V7, WinCC in TIA Portal or WinCC Unified. Whether for beginners or experts. With SITRAIN, the ideal course awaits. And by the way, more and more of our courses are now also available online.


Training is available for these systems:

SIMATIC WinCC Unified in the TIA Portal,  SIMATIC WinCC in the TIA Portal, SIMATIC WinCC V7x, SIMATIC WinCC flexible

Motion Control System SIMOTION

SIMOTION is the innovative motion control system that for the first time combines control and drive environments together, ensuring consistency on a range of hardware platforms.

SITRAIN customized training program lets you deal with the hardware and software components of SIMOTION without difficulty, use the available programming languages, and diagnose and rectify any errors, as appropriate. All this represents a decisive advantage for planning future successes and your further career.

Smart Infrastructure

Smart infrastructure from Siemens makes the world a more connected place. We do this from the macro to the micro level, from physical products, components and systems to connected, cloud-based digital offerings and services.

SITRAIN offers a broad learning portfolio of industrial switching technology solutions and low-voltage power distribution. Whether for beginners or experts. With SITRAIN, the ideal course awaits. And by the way, more and more of our courses are also available online.

Online Training

The optimal combination of face-to-face training and the digital world.

By learning in the new reality, you benefit from the usual quality of our classroom training in combination with the advantages of online learning.

In the Online Training courses, our expert instructors use live theory lectures and practical exercises to convey the training content described in the learning objectives in a comprehensive and practical manner. 

In the virtual classroom, our SITRAIN expert is always available for questions and discussions. This also applies during the individual practical exercises. These are conducted in the Virtual Exercise Lab or performed remotely on our training equipment.

Knowing how we learn today

Knowledge is diverse, and everybody has their own learning rhythm and needs. That’s why SITRAIN is subdivided into three areas – so you can find the right line of knowledge you need, anytime.

Learn – but only from the best

The time to know is now. But where can you get expert knowledge for your project or career? Where can you find training that also leads you to many other sources of knowledge?


Get to know SITRAIN – the Digital Industry Academy. Here you’ll always find the right knowledge for your needs, taught the right way. 

Service is more than you think – Digital Enterprise Services

The SITRAIN training offer can be specially tailored to the requirements of different industries and use cases. They are part of the Digital Enterprise Services, with which our digitization experts support you in the digital transformation of your business. Our service experts work with you to determine when and where your digital transformation should begin - in the three steps consulting, implementation and optimization


SITRAIN in practice

Successful companies have already discovered it’s important to set up and expand the right knowledge in-house, and to train employees. You can read some of SITRAIN’s success stories here.
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