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High and Medium Voltage Substation Design, Testing and Maintenance

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After participating in this course, you will be able to:

  • Apply your knowledge of the fundamentals of the utility power supply system and power quality
  • Recognize the important operating characteristics of major power components
  • Improve substation grounding
  • Discriminate between the criteria governing the application of overcurrent and overvoltage protective devices
  • Implement better start-up and regular maintenance of electrical installations

Description
A properly planned and designed substation is essential for the reliable operation of a power system network. A high voltage substation is comprised of switching equipment, transformers, reactors, var compensators, protection, control, and automation and communication.

This course covers all aspects of high and medium voltage substation design, including regulatory and environmental requirements, general design considerations, and the application of switching and power equipment, fault calculations, safe grounding design, protection/control, automation and communication, and maintenance considerations.

Who Should Attend
Electrical Engineers • Design Engineers • Managers & Team Leaders • Substation Engineers • Consulting Engineers • Field Engineers • Technicians • Technologists

Course Outline:

  • Industrial & utility substation
  • Fault calculations
  • Application of circuit breakers
  • Substation equipment
  • Insulation co-ordination
  • Grounding design considerations
  • GIS application
  • Shunt capacitor application
  • Protection metering & control
  • Maintenance & testing
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Course Rating
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SCHEDULED OFFERINGS

This course is currently scheduled at the following locations. Click the city name to learn even more details about this course.

Mississauga, ON
on 3/4/2019

Calgary, AB
on 6/11/2019

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COURSE CREDIT

Almost all of EPIC's seminars and webinars offer :

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and
  • Professional Development Hours (PDHs)

These course credits will help attendees earn training requirements for their associations or provincial governing bodies.

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