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$2,895.00 (USA and Canada only)

Availability: About 4 to 6 weeks
groov EPIC Learning Center

Production Specification

Ready to learn about or experiment with groov EPIC©, Opto 22's new groov Edge Programmable Industrial Controller? 

The groov EPIC© Learning Center is packed with fully-functioning EPIC hardware and software, and is designed as an integral part of our free OptoU Online Training at

Note: Two certificates to attend groov EPIC Premium Factory Training (two GROOV-TRAINING-PF) at our factory and headquarters in Temecula, California are included with each Learning Center. See Training for more information.

It's also ideal for pilot projects, Proofs of Concepts (POCs), demonstrations, or simply having a fully working system on your bench or desk for development.

Completed Projects

Complete and fully functional projects for groov View, Node-RED, CODESYS, PAC Control and PAC Display are available online to download and run on the Learning Center


Get your groov EPIC Learning Center and get started now!

The GRV-EPIC-LC includes:



  • groov Manage to configure, commission, and troubleshoot the system
  • groov View to build browser-based operator interfaces, viewable on the EPIC's touchscreen, on mobile devices, and on computers
  • Control programming: flowchart-based PAC Control and IEC-61131-3 compliant languages through the CODESYS® Runtime Engine (includes Function Block Diagram, Structured Text, Sequential Function Charts, and Ladder Diagram) (requires GROOV-LIC-CRE license, which is available at no-charge)
  • Ignition Edge® from Inductive Automation®, providing drivers to Allen-Bradley® and Siemens® PLCs and Modbus®/TCP devices (free trial; full GROOV-LIC-EDGE license available for purchase)
  • MQTT with Sparkplug messaging for secure, bi-directional, lightweight data communications
  • Node-RED to connect databases, cloud services, and APIs 
  • Optional Linux secure shell access to download and run a custom-developed automation application built in C/C++, Python, Java, or other languages (requires GROOV-LIC-SHELL license, which is available at no-charge)

Load panel

  • 2 illuminated pushbuttons
  • Potentiometer
  • ICTD temperature probe
  • Sonalert alarm
  • Multi-color LEDs: red, blue, and green


  • Pelican™ 1557 Air Case; watertight, crushproof, and dustproof
  • AC/DC Adapter and power cable, input 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz @ 1.6 A, output 12 VDC @ 6 A
  • Screwdriver to release or tighten module terminal connector

groov EPIC Learning Center Data Sheet

The groov EPIC© Learning Center, part number GRV-EPIC-LC, is a fully functioning package of Opto 22 hardware and suite of software designed to help you learn how to use the groov© EPIC System, either through our free OptoU Online Training  ( or from hands-on, instructor-led training in our Premium Factory Training classes. The Learning Center makes it easy to get started with your automation and IIoT projects with a Proof of Concept, demonstration, or prototype. 

groov EPIC Learning Center Package Installation Instructions

This document describes how to install the projects included in the groov EPIC Learning Center Package.

groov EPIC Learning Center Setup

This document comes in the box with your groov EPIC Learning Center (part number GRV-EPIC-LC). It shows you how to set up and use the Learning Center, including how to assemble and start it, install control programming software, and download completed project files to explore and compare to the ones you create. 

UKCA Declaration of Conformity (groov EPIC and groov RIO)

This document is the Manufacturer's Declaration of Conformity for the products listed herein, in accordance with the rules, regulations and standards of the United Kingdom. The models cited have been tested to the essential requirements listed in the Standards section, and fully comply with the legislation as listed in UK Legislation section.

ATEX Letter of Conformity for groov EPIC

This ATEX Letter of Conformity is provided to support CE Declaration of Conformity (groov EPIC and groov RIO), form 2261.

Declaration of Conformity (groov EPIC and groov RIO)

This document is the Manufacturer's Declaration of Conformity for the products listed herein, in accordance with European, international, and/or national standards and regulations.

groov EPIC Learning Center Package

The groov EPIC Learning Center Package contains functional project files for groov View, Node-RED, CODESYS, PAC Control, and PAC Display. The projects were developed to run on the groov EPIC Learning Center.

Each project introduces components of the groov EPIC software architecture. You can run these projects to learn how the software (groov View, Node-RED, CODESYS, PAC Control, and PAC Display) interacts with the Learning Center's groov I/O and load panel.

The project files also demonstrate the results of completing the exercises in our FREE online training, available at Opto 22's Online Training.

You can find instructions on how to install the project files in form 2315, groov EPIC Learning Center Package Install Instructions.

No videos or demos are available for this product.