ST 9304 - PPCL Programming with Launchpad

Overview: Learn to write and edit PPCL statements with Siemens Launch Pad.

Participants: Advanced users who need skills to interpret, modify and troubleshoot existing programs.


You will Learn to:

PPCL Syntax

• Describe the functions of the various programming statements.

• Use PPCL rules and guidelines.

• Implement the five-step problem solving process to write PPCL programs.

Program Planning and Flowcharts

• Create flowcharts for new and existing programs.

Siemens Launch Pad

• Access Siemens Launch Pad Tool.

• Navigate the user interface.

• Utilize the Object Reference feature.

• Work with BACnet standard objects.

PPCL Editor

• Describe and use the features of the PPCL Editor.

• Utilize various navigational tools in PPCL Editor.

• Describe features of BACnet Field Panels.


• Utilize the PPCL Editor to test and troubleshoot programs.

Point Control

• Implement conditional and emergency control statements.

• Write a control LOOP to modulate equipment.

• Implement a TABLE statement to reset values.

• Utilize a dead band for cycling equipment on and off.

• Use OIP statements to execute HMI functions at the field panel.

FLN Devices

• Write PPCL code to command FLN devices.

Prerequisites: Desigo CC Workstation I (ST 9203) or BACnet Environment for Skilled Insight Users (ST 7104) or Accelerated Insight with BACnet Master Operator Program (ST 7909).

Course Length: Four days ending by noon on the fourth day

CEUs: 2.7

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04/06/2015 | Author: Name

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