ATR Distributing is a Certified Wonderware Software and GE PLC Training provider. We offer training classes for most of the Wonderware products and GE PLC line.

In some cases, specialized classes may be assembled, but pricing and availability of such classes will have to be looked at on a case by case basis.

For more information and pricing on specialized classes, please contact your sales person.

Wonderware Classes

InTouch and Application Server Combo

  • Build a complete Managed InTouch application following best practices
  • Use WindowMaker to create windows and configure your InTouch application
  • Create and import tags, and use the Tagname Dictionary
  • Establish communications with I/O-aware programs
  • Build and customize graphics
  • Embed ArchestrA symbols into a Managed InTouch application
  • Animate graphics and text with Animation Links
  • Use the scripting editor to create QuickScripts
  • Add alarm functionality to an application
  • Implement InTouch security in an application
  • View data in Realtime Trends and Historical Trends
  • Back up and distribute your application
  • Develop an HMI for your specific plant floor environment using InTouch

InTouch for System Platform

  • Create new InTouch Applications
  • Create new ArchestrA Symbols
  • Work with the alarm controls for alarm visualization
  • Apply the ActiveFactory controls for real-time and history trending
  • Use ArchestrA security in an InTouch HMI


  • Create stand-alone and managed InTouch applications
  • Use WindowMaker to create windows and manipulate objects
  • Create and import tags and use the Tagname Dictionary
  • Define animation links and generate SmartSymbols
  • Use the scripting editor to create QuickScripts
  • Add alarm functionality to an application
  • Insert an ArchestrA Symbol into a managed InTouch application
  • View user data in real-time and retrieve data from historical archives
  • Establish communication with I/O aware programs and configure and troubleshoot I/O servers
  • Implement InTouch HMI security in an application
  • Backup and application
  • Develop a Human Machine Interface (HMI) application for your specific plant floor environment using basic InTouch HMI elements

System Platform - Application Server

  • Create new projects using ArchestrA Integrated Development Environment
  • Model the plant floor using automation objects
  • Work with the alarm and history configuration in the Galaxy
  • Configure ArchestrA security in the Galaxy
  • Troubleshoot Wonderware Application Server applications

Historian Client

  • Retrieve Wonderware Historian data with the help of the Wonderware Historian Client software
  • Use the data in its appropriate context, including historical and real-time trend manipulation, and production-related reporting within Microsoft Excel and Word


  • Configure and historize InTouch and Application Server data
  • Execute queries against the Historian Server Runtime database
  • Configure the summarization and replication of historical data on local and remote historians
  • Insert and modify data manually with queries and .CSV files
  • Configure and monitor Events in InTouch or System Platform

System Platform Maintenance

  • Understand the Wonderware System Platform components, architecture and environment
  • Apply best practices for product upgrade and installation
  • Install and understand the license file
  • Perform application backups and restore operations, dump and load object configuration to CSV files, and export and import objects to an application
  • Understand application and Device Integration redundancy
  • Use Microsoft Windows and Wonderware System Platform monitor tools for troubleshooting and monitor system health
  • Follow the signal from the application to the field devices
  • Historize objects and view historized data using the Historian Client Trend tool
  • Organize Historian tags in groups

Dream Reports

  • Configure the Dream Report to extract data from almost any data source
  • Design and create reports
  • Automatically generate and distribute the reports
  • Utilize Dream Report's productivity and data archiving tools
  • Design web forms for manual (operator) data entry
  • Interact with the reports through the DRWeb portal


PLC Classes

Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC

  • Describe Control System Architecture & Operational Fundamentals
  • Operate Proficy Machine Edition
  • Establish and Utilize Communications to the Controller
  • Expand Controllers and Describe Specialty Modules
  • Effectively use and create PACSystems Variables
  • Create Projects in Ladder Diagram (LD) and Function Block Diagram (FBD)
  • Understand and program Arithmetic, Timer, Counter, and Move operations
  • Utilize programming guidelines for developing robust control applications
  • Use User Defined Function Blocks (UDFBs) to build structured applications
  • Effectively use the Machine Edition Tool chest as a repository for Application Building Blocks
  • Create, Monitor, and Modify running PACSystems applications

Operator Interface Programming - QuickPanel & View

  • Describe the basic functions and benefits of a machine level operator interface.
  • Identify and navigate the various components of the Machine Edition Development Environment.
  • Create, open, and modify Proficy View Operator Interface Projects using the various Machine Edition tools.
  • Utilize the Panel Editor and drawing tools to generate, animate, and control OI graphical Panels.
  • Create Application, Panel, and Button Scripts, utilizing help tools to find commands, keywords, and functions.
  • Configure Alarm Groups.
  • Log and analyze data.
  • Configure security for users and access the advanced features of the View Runtime.
  • Configure information for Web Access using Web Publishing.
  • Create Custom Web documents for access by remote clients.
  • Configure the View Historian Collector to archive device data.
  • Download Operator Interface Applications to the QuickPanel+ operator interface.

Controller Maintenance - Logic Developer PLC

  • Define the function of each hardware component of GE Intelligent Platforms PLC systems
  • Describe the Machine Edition software environment
  • Configure and establish communication to the GE Intelligent Platforms PLC hardware
  • Configure GE Intelligent Platforms PLC hardware using Logic Developer PLC software
  • Define the instruction set(s) for GE Intelligent Platforms PLCs
  • Modify existing ladder logic in GE Intelligent Platforms PLCs
  • Interpret existing ladder logic for troubleshooting purposes
  • Research hardware and software information in Infolink
  • Access and interpret controller and I/O fault tables
  • Use troubleshooting tools within Logic Developer PLC software


ACP Classes

ACP ThinManager

  • ThinManager Functions
  • ThinManager Installation
  • ThinManager Licensing
  • ThinManager Upgrade
  • Terminal Configuration
  • Adding Terminals
  • Auto-Login
  • Display Client
  • MultiSession & Hotkey
  • Applying Display Client Changes
  • Failover versus Redundancy
  • Terminal Group and Module
  • Multiple Monitors
  • Reports and Schedules
  • Shadow
  • ThinManager Server Configuration
  • WinTMC
  • Microsoft Terminal Services

Training Schedule

1/21/2019 - 1/24/2019InTouch$3,000.00Kemper Springs Training Center
2/4/2019 - 2/7/2019Application Server$2,500.00Kemper Springs Training Center
2/26/2019 - 3/1/2019Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC$2,495.00Kemper Springs Training Center
3/4/2019 - 3/8/2019Combo InTouch & AppServer$3,750.00Kemper Springs Training Center
3/26/2019 - 3/29/2019Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC$2,495.00Kemper Springs Training Center
4/8/2019 - 4/12/2019Combo InTouch & AppServer$3,750.00Kemper Springs Training Center
5/6/2019 - 5/9/2019InTouch$3,000.00Kemper Springs Training Center
5/21/2019 - 5/24/2019Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC$2,495.00Kemper Springs Training Center
6/3/2019 - 6/6/2019InTouch$3,000.00Kemper Springs Training Center
6/25/2019 - 6/28/2019Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC$2,495.00Kemper Springs Training Center
7/16/2019 - 7/19/2019Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC$2,495.00Kemper Springs Training Center
7/22/2019 - 7/25/2019Application Server$2,500.00Kemper Springs Training Center
8/5/2019 - 8/8/2019InTouch$3,000.00Kemper Springs Training Center
9/16/2019 - 9/20/2019Combo InTouch & AppServer$3,750.00Kemper Springs Training Center
10/7/2019 - 10/10/2019Application Server$2,500.00Kemper Springs Training Center
10/22/2019 - 10/25/2019Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC$2,495.00Kemper Springs Training Center
11/4/2019 - 11/7/2019InTouch$3,000.00Kemper Springs Training Center
11/19/2019 - 11/22/2019Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC$2,495.00Kemper Springs Training Center
12/9/2019 - 12/13/2019Combo InTouch & AppServer$3,750.00Kemper Springs Training Center


The fastest way to obtain support for any of the products that ATR sells is to call our local or 1-800 phone numbers.

Locally, you may call: 513-353-1800.

For those customers outside the 513 area code, you may call: 800-421-5253.

If you would like to submit a question online, request a temp license, get contact info, or obtain a download from our support team, please use the links to the left.

To get Wonderware support (downloads, knowledge base, etc) please go to the support site.

For GE support, you may visit the GE Intelligent Platforms website.
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