IIoT Training


Course Duration: 1 day
The IDX Academy offers a stand-alone IIoT Training Course. The course covers an introduction to IoT technologies and the use of edge device integration to realise these technologies.  

Learn how to identify, design, create and integrate a robust IIoT solution with the use of an edge-based device with commercial cloud integration.


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Course Outline

  • Introduction 
  • The IDX Academy
  • What is IIoT
  • Why IIoT
  • Physical transmission media    
  • Digital, Analog
  • RS485
  • Ethernet
  • Wireless
  • Protocols
  • MQTT
  • OPC-UA


  • Edge Device
  • Security
  • Revolution PI
    • Overview
    • Serial vs Ethernet
    • Python
    • LoRa
    • Gateway
    • NodeJS and Node-Red
  • Commercial cloud services
  • Real-life applications
  • Theory Tutorial
  • Practical Tutorial
  • Questions and Answers


On the practical side, the IDX Academy has developed demonstration boards where attendees will get the opportunity to build a small IIoT application and integrate live values into multiple third party platforms, making use of all the major IIoT technologies.



The attendee will receive a certificate of attendance on completing the course. 



There are no formal requirements however as a guideline, potential candidates should: 
- Have a good command of the English language.
- Have some experience with operational, industrial and IT-based systems. 
- Exposure to and understanding the basics of digital communications, IT networking is advantageous.



Due to the technical nature of the course and our desire to see a maximum pass rate, training groups may not be greater than 4 people.



The Johannesburg based course will be run from the IDX offices in Fourways. Please contact us if you would like to arrange onsite training.