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GE Digital Training - GE Proficy iFix Fundamentals

Course Description

This course is designed to provide a good working knowledge of iFIX. Valuable hands-on lab exercises are provided to guide students through the building and modification of the iFIX application using many components of the software.

Who Should Attend?

New users and developers of GE Digital iFIX software who will be developing, configuring and using iFIX.

Are There Any Prerequisites?

User level knowledge of Microsoft Windows Operating Systems is preferred. Familiarity with process control and your application will also be helpful.


  • Understand communication between iFIX SCADA Servers and iFIX iClient nodes
  • Configure iFIX nodes using the System Configuration Utility
  • Configure I/O Drivers to communicate with iFIX
  • Create and modify standard Process Database tags
  • Create graphic screens (pictures) using a wide variety of object types and animations
  • Design and build a picture navigation strategy
  • Create basic scripts using Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
  • Configure alarming and create screens to monitor and acknowledge alarms
  • Use trending to monitor both real-time and historical data
  • Design and build a system-wide security strategy
  • Use a variety of iFIX Utilities and Operating System administrative options to troubleshoot project or system faults

Class Dates & Location:

March 10-13, 2020 - Charlotte, NC 

Class Prices
$2,495.00 per seat


Canceling or rescheduling at least 2 weeks prior to the start of class will allow us to fully refund tuition or apply credit to another class. With less than 2 weeks notice, cancellations are subject to a 75% fee and rescheduling is subject to a 50% fee. Full tuition will be charged for failing to show up for a class without notice or for leaving a class prematurely. Substitutions of one student for another who cannot make the class are accepted at any time, without charge.

Cimtec Automation reserves the right to cancel any course at least 2 weeks prior to the class. In this event, you will be notified and a full refund will be awarded. However, CIMTEC AUTOMATION IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY EXPENSES RELATED TO NON-REFUNDABLE AIRLINE TICKETS OR TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS. Please do not make non-refundable travel arrangements earlier than two weeks before the class start date.