V3 SoftMotion

Overview and Dates

The three-day training is intended to familiarize the participant with CODESYS SoftMotion. The training targets OEMs who want to build motion framework libraries or support their customers in building motion applications.

Date: On Request
Languages: German, English
Location: 3S-Smart Software Solutions GmbH
Number of participiants:
1.300 ,- € per Person
max. 8
Ralph Holz
A member of the CODESYS Group
Memminger Str. 151
87439 Kempten
First day: 08:30-16:30
Second day: 08:30-16:30
Third day: 08:30-15:00

Course Contents

Throughout the training, theoretical parts are followed by practical exercises to facilitate knowledge transfer. Use cases are explored to demonstrate how the tool can be applied.

The training consists of the following SoftMotion blocks:

  • Configuration
  • Integration of drives in the IEC program
  • Interface to the IEC program
  • Single axis movements
  • General POUs (operation, parameter, supervision)
  • Behavior model of motion POUs
  • Visualization templates
  • Diagnosis


  • POU for electronic gearing
  • POU for phase offset
  • Synchronized drives
  • Generate CAM
  • Edit in table mode
  • PLS functionality


  • Path programming
  • CNC editor
  • G code
  • Translation modes
  • Interpolator POU
  • Transformation POUs
  • Path preprocessing directly in editor
  • Path preprocessing at runtime


  • Configuration
  • Coordinate system
  • Jogging/inching
  • Direct movements
  • Tracking

The training can also be customized to focus on imparting deeper knowledge of specific areas of the CODESYS SoftMotion as required by the customer. This means that certain blocks can be omitted or other blocks elaborated in more detail. For further information and quotation, please contact sales@codesys.com



David Freiberg

Trainer, CODESYS Group

David Freiberg knows the demands of automation engineering from his many years of development work at various companies. Many years of customer service in the support team at 3S-Smart Software Solutions form the foundation for a deep understanding of the needs and questions from end users regarding a modern IEC 61131-3 development system. With his diverse professional experience, David Freiberg is a valuable contact person for both PLC developers and device manufacturers.

Ralph Holz

Trainer, CODESYS Group

Since 2006, Ralph Holz has been responsible for trainings at 3S-Smart Software Solutions, covering every aspect of CODESYS. With his many years of professional experience, Ralph Holz possesses profound technical expertise of both CODESYS and numerous application possibilities. His CODESYS seminars are distinguished by their practical relevance and numerous project examples that he uses to illustrate points to his training participants.

Patrick Rohloff

Trainer, CODESYS Group

Patrick Rohloff has over 10 years of experience as a trainer with a primary focus on automation. Since 2008, he has been responsible for designing and performing CODESYS trainings at 3S-Smart Software Solutions. Customers benefit from his comprehensive technical knowledge and his innovative approaches to solving problems, which he also enjoys developing individually with his training participants.


3S-Smart Software Solutions GmbH
A member of the CODESYS Group
Memminger Str. 151
87439 Kempten

Tel.: +49-831-54031-0