The final exam part 1 takes place before the end of the second year of training.
The exam consists of executing a complex work assignment, a situational discussion phase and a written task.
The practical exam comprises the following fields:
Analyze and plan manufacturing orders, execute orders and check function and safety. Systematically identify faults and defects and rectify them.
Modify an automation system. Select, configure and program hardware- and software components and adapt circuit diagrams accordingly.
Analyze the functional correlations of automated systems. Determine error causes and evaluate protective measures.
Present and assess practically- and activity-orientated tasks from the working world.