This is a 4-day instructor led class to help the student gain insight into Citect SCADA project design and become familiar with new integrated engineering interface, Citect Studio.

Learn how to design a project from start to finish and configure various features, including equipment hierarchy. This interactive course includes hands-on practice with plant control, data collection, trending, and reporting.

Target Audience

  • People who want to become familiar with Citect SCADA project development techniques
  • Citect SCADA users, including engineering staff, maintenance staff and plant supervisors
  • Technical users who maintain and improve their installed Citect SCADA systems
  • Managers who want more than a basic understanding of Citect SCADA
  • Citect SCADA System Integrators and Designers


  • Basic understanding of Citect SCADA
  • Familiar with Microsoft® Windows Operating Systems
  • Experience in PLC control system design and/or programming is desirable


4 days


Classroom, Onsite, Live Online



Learning Objectives

By the completion of this training course, you should be able to:

  • Create new projects based on the StructureWare Starter Project
  • Use Citect SCADA to communicate with an I/O device
  • Utilize the benefits of an equipment hierarchy
  • Create graphics pages and manipulate graphics symbols
  • Generate and manage alarms, trends and reports
  • Troubleshoot and resolve problems encountered during the course
  • Use the online Citect SCADA Help Topics and Knowledge Base effectively

Course Content

  • Module 1: Introduction to Citect SCADA 
  • Module 2: Overview of the Citect Studio
  • Module 3: Project Management
  • Module 4: Define a Topology
  • Module 5: System Model
  • Module 6: Equipment
  • Module 7: Graphics
  • Module 8: Operator Input
  • Module 9: Genies
  • Module 10: Popup Pages
  • Module 11: Devices
  • Module 12: Events
  • Module 13: Alarms
  • Module 14: Process Analysis
  • Module 15: Page Management
  • Module 16: Reports
  • Module 17: Security