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Training course: M-Bus

Correct exchange of meter data is vitally important in the liberalised energy market. The M-Bus standard is a European standard that specifies secure communication and remote readout of devices which are usually battery powered like heat meters, water meters and gas meters. M-Bus specifies both wired and wireless communication.

Course description

This one day training course has been developed to offer telecommunication professionals the opportunity to obtain up-to-date information on the M-Bus communication standard. Attending this course with our leading experts will give you the knowledge you need regarding the capabilities and benefits of M-Bus communication and developments in this field.


Attending this course with our leading experts will give you the knowledge you need regarding the capabilities and benefits of M-Bus communication and developments in this field.

For whom?

This course is intended for developers, consultants and telecom engineers at manufacturing companies and end user utilities who need up-to-date knowledge of the M-Bus protocol.

Course information

The course provides in-depth insight into the M-Bus standard and how this communication standard is used to support smart meter functionalities. It covers both the wired and wireless part of the M-Bus standard, as well as the security profiles. Some smart meter projects are mentioned in which M-bus is used and attention is devoted to recent or ongoing evolution of the standard. During the training, participants have the opportunity to discuss questions or experiences with M-Bus devices.

Course topics

The following topics will be addressed:

  • Introduction
  • Overview of the M-Bus standard: the EN13757 series
  • M-Bus data model
  • Wired M-Bus
  • Wireless M-Bus
  • Security
  • Recent developments: OMS Group and ongoing standardisation work
  • Questions & discussion

In-company and customized training courses

On request, DNV can also develop customized and in-company training course in the English or Dutch language; course material in English.
Content, location and duration of the course can be adapted to your specific needs.

For more information please contact us

Energy Academy
tel: +31 (0)6 29602659 / +31 (0)6 15063593 / +31 (0)6 18410601

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