Course overview

ePLAN Electric P8 - Translation for Multilingual Projects

Learn everything that is to know about Translation Module in EPLAN with a practical example of international project.
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 What's included?

In this course you will learn to use Translation Module in EPLAN. You will learn how to work with multiple languages in an EPLAN project, the right way. By the end of this course you will become confident to work on international project where you need to have multiple languages within your EPLAN project.

This is what you are going to learn in this course:
  • To use the Translation Module in EPLAN the right way
  • To clean up the EPLAN project and to deliver perfect EPLAN documentation regarding Translation
  • To translate each and every segment inside an EPLAN project, including the texts in the circuit diagrams, automatically generated reports such as a title page, table of contents, also parts in the parts database (very important and many engineers in real-world fail to pay attention to the parts database)
  • To manage multilingual EPLAN projects like a pro
  • To switch the whole documentation between German and English language (as an example for two very common engineering languages)

 Course Content

  • Introduction to the Translation Module in EPLAN (Workspace, Functions)
  • New dictionary (Access database), first translations (plot frame, forms, parts)
  • Behind the scene of existing translation in EPLAN (plot frame, forms, parts)
  • Import project texts function, export/import of the missing-words list
  • Eplan's "Check Project" functionality for translation, how to treat numbers
  • "Translate" numbers in EPLAN, effects of translation, how to treat numbers
  • Certificate of Completion
1 section • 6 lectures • 55m total length

 Who Is This Course For

  • Everyone who wants be a professional in industrial automation and electrical design
  • Electrical engineer
  • Electrical designer
  • Electrician
  • Electrical technician


  • Basic understanding of electrical engineering
  • Basic understanding of electrical symbols

Ivan Vidovic

Graduated electrical engineer with more than 9 years of experience in the professional design of various industrial electrical and automation systems.
About Ivan
Ivan is a graduated electrical engineer with 10 years of professional experience in the electrical design of various industrial automation systems. On the one hand in the automotive industry (Daimler, VW etc.), on the other hand process industry (TEVA, Coca-Cola, Lactalis etc.). Professional experience from different industries, for example Oil & Energy, Food & Beverages, dairy factories, chemical industry, Automotive( car body manufacturing - Karosserierohbau and industrial paint shops - Lackieranlagen).
International working experience (Germany, Norway, Sweden, Russia, China) I have been working in EPLAN since 2010, since version 1.9.
Eplan Electric P8 Advanced User Certificate.

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