CIMPLICITY Fundamentals online course


The CIMPLICITY Fundamentals online course is a beginning level course focussed on the multiple aspects of project configuration. Valuable hands-on lab exercises are provided which guide students through the building and modification of the HMI application.

Duration is 32 hours, Instructor-led, in a virtual classroom.

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This CIMPLICITY Fundamentals online course is designed for Operators, Application Designers, and System Managers.

Are there any pre-requisites?

Participants should have a working knowledge of Windows operating systems as well as some plant floor process experience.

Course Objectives for the CIMPLICITY Fundamentals online course

Upon completion of this Course, you should be able to:
• Create a new project;
• Configure Resources, Roles, Users, Ports and Devices;
• Configure points;
• Use the Point Control Panel;
• Create graphic screens;
• Configure Events, Procedures and Actions in screen objects;
• Use the Database Logger to create and configure logging tables;
• Create and configure trend charts using run-time and historical data;
• Configure project Alarms;
• Configure the stand-alone, ActiveX and Historical Alarm Viewers;
• Access methods of CIMPLICITY and 3rd party ActiveX controls;
• Use and modify graphics library Smart Objects;
• Make use of the various animation capabilities of CIMPLICITY;
• Use screen variables.
• Use the Navigation Configuration Editor

Download the CIMPLICITY Fundamentals online course brochure


  • Create and configure a new Project including
    the Point Database of the project.
  • Configure graphic screens.
  • Create Events and Actions using the Script
    Engine, including simple scripts using a VB
    compliant language.
  • Create Database Logging tables.
  • Create and modify Trend Charts and Alarm
  • Work with Linked Objects.
  • Work with Smart Objects.
  • Work with the various Animation capabilities
  • Use native and 3rd party ActiveX controls in
    CIMPLICITY HMI screens.
  • Work with Screen Variables to build displays
    quickly and efficiently.
  • Build an elegant navigation scheme using the
    Navigation Configuration tools.
Course Dates

10-May-2021 to 14-May-2021, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Central European Time