Wago academy live

During this unprecedented time, we are currently unable to provide the quality face-to-face learning opportunities you have come to expect from our expert training team. To help fill this void, we are offering a series of free WAGO Academy Webinars that may be accessed entirely remotely. Lead by experienced WAGO professionals, each webinar will focus upon specific topics of interest and an opportunity for a
live Q&A at the end of each webinar.

Please see the Webinars we're offering below, to book your place please fill out the form below. Please note we have 20 different webinars on offer, which are repeated at least once throughout the year. 

August

Date & Time: 20th August 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: Andy Turtle

WAGO has a comprehensive energy measurement and management solution. Maximise the opportunities available from companies investing in energy saving and carbon reduction.​

What you will learn: 

  • Learn about the market for energy measurement and management solutions, where products used in these applications can be sold and for what purposes
  • Understand the scope of WAGO’s extensive energy measurement and management offer, the key features and benefits and the unique selling points
  • Support tools to help promote and sell the WAGO product offer

September

Date & Time: 2nd September 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: Clive Humphrey

Often our product presentations spend a lot of time discussing how the terminals work and not much time on how they can provide a solution for a particular application. This one will aim to reverse that by focusing on how the terminals can be used.

What you will learn: 

  • Start with examples of applications rather than features
  • Give real life examples and reasons why WAGO was chosen by that particular customer
  • Explain why accessories can add to the advantages of using WAGO
  • End with features of Push-In CAGE CLAMP to reinforce the quality and reliability of the range

Date & Time: 10th September 2021 / 14:00 - 14:45 BST    Presenter: Derek Lane

An exciting NEW product offers state of the art synchronous I/O with hot swap capabilities.

 

What you will learn: 

 

  • Supports the major ETHERNET protocols for high speed I/O capabilities
  • WAGO’s pioneering local backplane is synchronous with jitter measured in the low nano seconds
  • TSN ready and supports OPC-UA​
  • Series 750 legacy systems saved by adaptor, not effecting performance of the local bus
  • Three part housings allows quick disconnect of field wiring and allows change of an I/O module without disrupting the local bus

Date & Time: 16th September 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: Andy Turtle

An exciting NEW product offer opening up a completely new market for energy measurement and billing in accordance with the Measurement Instruments Directive (MID).​

What you will learn: 

  • Learn about the market for MID meters, where these can be sold and for what applications
  • Understand the key features and benefits of the WAGO offer and the unique selling points
  • Support tools to help promote and sell the WAGO MID metering product range

Date & Time: 17th September 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: Andy Turtle

Make sure you are up to date with WAGO’s fast evolving power supply offer to ensure you can take advantage of every sales opportunity including those for NEW Eco 2.

What you will learn: 

  • Presentation of the full WAGO power supply offer
  • Focus on the NEW Eco 2 product range, the target applications and commercial arguments
  • Key features and benefits​
  • Support tools to help promote and sell the WAGO power supply product range​
  • Eco 2 target applications

Date & Time: 17th September 2021 / 14:00 - 14:45 BST    Presenter: Derek Lane

An exciting NEW product offer opening up a completely new market for Energy Data Management, Asset Management and Data requirements directly into the cloud into the cloud.

​What you will learn: 

  • This solution is one of our Application Controllers, the philosophy is configure not programming, take the programming burden away
  • See the options for LAN or 4G LTE connectivity
  • Easy Cloud connection by MQTT or OPC-UA​
  • Let WAGO take care of your IoT requirements
  • Great for Energy Data Management or Asset Management

Date & Time: 24th September 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: Andy Turtle

A wealth of NEW Interface product is being introduced during 2021. Don’t miss out, learn what’s going to be available and when in this product overview training.​

Product to be launched during 2021;​

  • Revised single channel ECBs with new voltage distribution solution ​
  • Eco 2 powers supplies, cost effective and efficient  ​
  • Cat 6A RJ-45 interfaces​
  • Ground Resistance Signalling Modules​
  • NEW Solid state relays​

Note, this is an overview training module, further Academy modules cover these new offers in more detail​.

October

Date & Time: 5th October 2021 / 14:00 - 14:45 BST    Presenter: Clive Humphrey

The free SmartDesigner software is a simple way for anyone to design a custom assembly of WAGO parts. Any reasonably competent user can create the assembly that they need and send it to us for quoting, sampling or assembly. The aim of this training is as follows:-​
 
​What you will learn: 
 
  • Show that a design can be imported from a CAE system
  • Demonstrate how quickly a design can be started
  • Show the design checking feature
  • Highlight the ways that the design can be output
  • Give an overview of the capabilities of the software and where to get it from

Date & Time: 7th October 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: Andy Turtle

WAGO has a comprehensive energy measurement and management solution. Maximise the opportunities available from companies investing in energy saving and carbon reduction.​

What you will learn: 

  • Learn about the market for energy measurement and management solutions, where products used in these applications can be sold and for what purposes
  • Understand the scope of WAGO’s extensive energy measurement and management offer, the key features and benefits and the unique selling points
  • Support tools to help promote and sell the WAGO product offer

Date & Time: 8th Oct 2021 / 14:00 - 14:45 BST    Presenter: Derek Lane

Edge devices keep data secure to upload to the Cloud, the point between IT and OT​

What you will learn: 

  • ​Learn about the market for Edge devices and suitable applications
  • Connect your sensors and data to the cloud via MQTT or OPC-UA
  • Choice of 2 separate cloud connections and local MQTT broker to keep secure data local to the site
  • Many cloud options
  • DOCKER compatible, what can be containerised

Date & Time: 11th October 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: David Draper

This training is designed to show the range and benefits of the Installer connector range.
 
​What you will learn: 
  • Difference between PUSHWIRE & Lever connectors​
  • Depth of product range​
  • Benefits to the Installer​
  • Maintenance free connections​
  • Applications & Accessories​
  • Market Trends

Date & Time: 14th October 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 BST    Presenter: Clive Humphrey

There are many “smart” features about the WAGO SmartPrinter but it’s easy to think that is “just” a printer. The aim of this training is to show how useful it can be.
 
​What you will learn:  
  • Explain how the SmartPrinter can save time and cost
  • Demonstrate how the SmartScript software can produce marking easily and quickly
  • Show the wide range of media that can be used with the SmartPrinter
  • Show the accessories that come with the SmartPrinter package and the online help and support

November

Date & Time: 5th November 2021 / 14:00 - 14:45 GMT    Presenter: Derek Lane

An exciting NEW product offer opening up a completely new market for Energy Data Management, Asset Management and Data requirements directly into the cloud into the cloud.

​What you will learn: 

  • This solution is one of our Application Controllers, the philosophy is configure not programming, take the programming burden away
  • See the options for LAN or 4G LTE connectivity
  • Easy Cloud connection by MQTT or OPC-UA​
  • Let WAGO take care of your IoT requirements
  • Great for Energy Data Management or Asset Management

Date & Time: 8th November 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 GMT    Presenter: David Draper

This training is designed to show the range of Modular connectors and the benefits of Modular wiring.

What you will learn: 

  • Show range of connectors & cables​
  • Benefits to different stakeholders​
  • Applications​
  • Market Trends

Date & Time: 11th November 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 GMT    Presenter: Andy Turtle

Nearly all customers in the electrical industry will use relays, find out why offering WAGO relays will be of benefit and help grow your business;

What you will learn: 

  • Learn the difference between relays and opto-couplers
  • Find out who and where relays and opto-couplers can be used and sold
  • NEW additions to the WAGO relay offer including application specific versions
  • Key features and benefits​
  • Support tools to help promote and sell the WAGO relay product range

Date & Time: 15th November 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 GMT    Presenter: Clive Humphrey

WAGO has an interconnection solution for each part of lighting from the LED module to lighting management. This means that we can work with every lighting manufacturer or installer. The aim of this training is as follows:-​

​What you will learn: 

  • Show that WAGO understands the needs of the lighting market and has innovative interconnection solutions
  • Explain the different options for each application
  • Understand the key features and benefits of the WAGO offer and the unique selling points
  • An overview of our lighting management offering

Date & Time: 19th November 2021 / 14:00 - 14:45 GMT    Presenter: Derek Lane

An exciting NEW product offers state of the art synchronous I/O with hot swap capabilities.

What you will learn: 

  • Supports the major ETHERNET protocols for high speed I/O capabilities
  • WAGO’s pioneering local backplane is synchronous with jitter measured in the low nano seconds
  • TSN ready and supports OPC-UA​
  • Series 750 legacy systems saved by adaptor, not effecting performance of the local bus
  • Three part housings allows quick disconnect of field wiring and allows change of an I/O module without disrupting the local bus

Date & Time: 23rd November 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 GMT   Presenter: Clive Humphrey

There is a very wide range of products in the WAGO PCB terminal offering and it can be difficult to identify which are the most suitable for any application. The aim of this training is show that choice is guided by application.

​What you will learn:  

    • Explain why Pushwire is better in some applications than CAGE CLAMP or Push-In CAGE CLAMP
    • Give application examples in power and electronic applications
    • Highlight new products for power applications
    • Explain why lever connection can benefit the end user
    • Explain key features and benefits of the WAGO range

December

Date & Time: 3rd December 2021 / 14:00 - 14:45 GMT    Presenter: Derek Lane

A NEW product for IP67 applications, no enclosure required, supporting major ETHERNET protocols and IO-Link.​

​What you will learn: 

  • Learn about the market for IP67 IO, where these can be applied and the benefits
  • What are the WAGO IO SYSTEM FIELD USP’s
  • Stay up to date these modules are TSN and OPC-UA ready
  • Learn about the Configuration and monitoring tools

Date & Time: 9th December 2021 / 10:00 - 10:45 GMT    Presenter: Clive Humphrey

 

There is a wide range of versions in the WAGO PCB Connector range in different sizes and pitches for a variety of applications. It is difficult to know which provide the best solution, so the aim of this training is to learn the key differences.

What you will learn: 

  • Give application examples in power and electronic applications
  • Describe why connectors can be better than terminals
  • Highlight new products for power applications
  • Explain key features and benefits of the WAGO range

Register now to receive a Teams Meeting request from one of our Product Managers. 

Please select the webinar(s) from the list below. Please note we have 20 different webinars on offer, which are repeated at least once throughout the year.