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Appreciation of Generator Principles & Protection Theory – GEN

Outline Content

Energy and power sources
Electromagnetic induction
Single phase and 3 phase generators
Generator construction
Brushless generators
Output control
Automatic voltage control

Synchronisation
Power management systems (PMS)
Generator protection
Generator operation
Generator fault finding
Variable speed drives and power system harmonics

Duration

2 days

Course Overview

This two day introductory course covers the generation of electricity from first principles. Starting with Fleming’s right hand rule and progressing through to modern brushless generators. The course also includes the operation, synchronising and protection of generators. This is a classroom based course with no practical content except for the use of computerised simulators.

Who should attend?

Electrical personnel responsible for the operation and maintenance of electrical generators.

Course Aims

To provide information on the varying range of plant generation, the safe operation and protection of generators in an electrical power system.

Certification

Delegates who successfully complete the course and the theoretical assessment will receive a Faraday Training Group competence certificate. Delegates who fail or do not wish to undertake the competence assessment will receive a Faraday Training Group attendance certificate.

Price

Course: £455.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.
Assessment: £50.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.

Note: course assessment is optional.

All prices exclude VAT and are subject to revision without notice. Further dates can be added upon request, please contact us.

Course Dates

2019

March 2019
Tuesday 19 – Wednesday 20
SPACES AVAILABLE

July 2019
Tuesday 30 – Wednesday 31
SPACES AVAILABLE

October 2019
Wednesday 02 – Thursday 03
SPACES AVAILABLE

Call us now on 01642 467236 to make your booking.