DLMS/COSEM training course

Two-day training course regarding the capabilities, benefits and recent developments of the DLMS/COSEM communication protocol.

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Irene Heunks Irene Heunks
Manager Energy Academy

Training Information

  • Duration:

    2 days

Course planning

October 23 & 24, 2019
Arnhem, the Netherlands
English or Dutch (depending on the group composition); course material in English
EUR 1500
Correct exchange of meter data is of major importance in the liberalized energy market. Remote energy meter interrogation is essential or the fast and reliable determination of balance or unbalance between forecasts and actual energy usage in a fast and reliable way remote interrogation of energy meters is unavoidable. The data collection protocol DLMS/COSEM is an international standard that is ideal for this purpose. This course will provide you with the knowledge you need regarding the capabilities and benefits of DLMS/COSEM communication and regarding recent developments in this field.

At the conclusion of the course, you will be familiar with the DLMS/COSEM communication standard, you will know how to go about implementing DLMS/COSEM in your device and you will know how to test your implementation.

For more information on this two-day training course and for registration, please refer to the leaflet and the registration form.

On request, Energy Academy can also provide an in-house training course in the English or Dutch language (content, location and duration of the course can be adapted to the client's wishes). Please contact us for more information.

On your request and after alignment with DNV GL Energy Academy, a ''Companion Specification'' module that focusses on a specific DLMS/COSEM specification used in a specific project or country can (e.g. IDIS, DSMR4, SMR5 or ESMR5) be added to the training. 

  • Introduction
  • Open communication protocols
  • Overview DLMS/COSEM
  • Device modeling
  • COSEM classes and OBIS codes
  • DLMS services SN and LN
  • DLMS protocol layers
  • DLMS over HDLC and IP
  • Encoding DLMS frames
  • Application Association Request / Response
  • Exercises with DLMS test tools
  • Conformance testing
  • Common problems
  • Security in DLMS
  • Evaluation and comparison to other protocols
  • Questions and discussion

Target Audience:
Developers, consultants and telecom engineers at manufacturers and end-user utilities who require up-to-date knowledge about DLMS/COSEM.