Power Systems 103

Relay Commissioning I: Sept. 24 - 27, 2018 Lake Mary, FL 

Training Curriculum

Power Systems 103 is an intense four (4) day course, eight (8) hours per day, which covers the following curriculum:

Introduction to Power Systems and Protective Relaying / 2 PDH / 2 CTD

  • Power system faults and abnormal conditions
  • Basic fault calculations and relay settings
  • Relay applications
  • Standards references and documentation

 


Technical Tools / 2.5 PDH / 2.5 CTD

  • Trigonometry
  • Phasors in relay circuits
  • 3 phase power systems
  • Power system grounding

 


Instrument Transformers / 2 PDH / 2 CTD

  • Potential transformers
  • Grounding and shielding of instrument transformer circuits
  • Current transformer testing

 


Relay Design & Basic Elements / 2 PDH / 2 CTD

  • Operational features
  • Ratings
  • 15 basic element characteristics

 


Control Circuits / 3 PDH / 3 CTD

  • Contacts
  • Sneak circuits
  • Battery testing
  • Finding grounds

 


Transformer Protection & Control / 1.5 PDH / 1.5 CTD

  • Testing overcurrent, differential and sudden pressure
  • Testing voltage regulation and paralleling
  • Emergency replacement of transformers

 


Maintaining Relay Systems / 1 PDH / 1 CTD

  • What tests to perform 
  • Nuclear power plants 
  • Reviewing relay operations 

 


Analyzing Relay Events / 1 PDH / 1 CTD

  • Troubleshooting
  • Case histories 

 


Commissioning Tests; Safety, Manual & Automatic Testing of CTs & Relays / 3 PDH / 3 CTD

  • Testing methodology
  • Field testing philosophies
  • Field checks on instrument transformers
  • Relay programming and testing

 


Commissioning Tests; Testing Circuits, Wiring & Functional Tests / 4 PDH / 4 CTD

  • Point to point drawing check
  • Wire checking
  • AC circuit testing
  • Functional tests

 


Commissioning Tests; In Service Readings / 4 PDH / 4 CTD

  • Phasing tests
  • In service readings

 


Commissioning Tests; Commissioning Numerical Relays / 1.5 PDH / 1.5 CTD

  • Dynamic characteristics
  • Programmable logic
  • In service readings
  • Diagnosing abnormal conditions

 


Commissioning; Project Management / 1.5 PDH / 1.5 CTD

  • Pre-job engineering
  • Critical path
  • Outage planning
  • Typical jobs

 


Testing Power Line Carrier / 2 PDH / 2 CTD

  • Test procedures for line traps, tuners, transmitter and receivers 

 


Redundant Systems / 1 PDH / 1 CTD

  • Primary and backup 
  • Dual trip coil 
  • Dual battery 
  • Physical isolation

 

Register

Register for $995

Seminar + Printed Book

The pricing includes all instruction, a flash drive with e-copy of the curriculum, breakfast and snacks each day of the seminar, and evening social events. A printed book of the curriculum can be purchased for an additional $100 per person. Seating is limited.


Location:

Orlando Marriott Lake Mary 
1501 International Pkwy                                                                          Lake Mary, FL 32746 

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Contact Information
[email protected]
Power Grid Engineering
321-244-0170 x-348
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Testimonials

Who should attend the PGE Power Systems Seminars?

  • Electric Power Utility Engineers
  • Relay Technicians
  • Test Engineers
  • University Power System Educators
  • Protection & Control Engineers
  • Engineers Seeking PDHs & Graduate Students

What are the benefits of attending?

  • Learn from subject matter experts
  • Small class sizes of up to 50 attendees allows for dynamic classroom discussion
  • Network with other industry professionals
  • Discounted guest room rates at host hotels
  • Course registration fees include electronic curriculum, breakfast, snacks, andevening social activities
  • Earn PDH credits to maintain your PE license or earn CTDs for NETA Certification.

PDH Credits

The Power Systems Seminars have been approved by the Florida Board of Professional Engineers for professional development hours. Power Systems 101, 102, and 103 have been approved for 32 professional development hours; Power Systems 104 has been approved for 24. For attendees seeking PE credits for other states, please check your state’s PDH regulations.experts

NETA CTDs

The Power Systems 101, 102, and 103 courses are eligible for 32 NETA Continuing Technical Development Credits (CTDs) and Power Systems 104 is eligible for 24 NETA Continuing Technical Development Credits (CTDs). NETA Certified Technicians (Level III and Level IV) are required to earn a minimum of 48 CTDs every three years to maintain their certification. For more information about the CTD program and requirements, please contact the NETA office at [email protected] or 888-300-6382.

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