P2 – Overview of Electrical Power Systems Protection

    Outline Content

    • Introduction to power system protection
    • Fuse and MCCB protection
    • Current and voltage transformers
    • Protection relay types
    • Secondary injection testing
    • Feeder protection
    • Transformer protection
    • Motor protection
    • Generator protection
    • Tripping battery systems
    • Trip circuit supervision requirements
    • Practical exercises


    2 days

    Course Overview

    This course explains the operation of electrical protection devices and their application to different zones of a power system. It involves a number of practical exercises and demonstrations combined with classroom theory.

    This is a stand-alone course and not a precursor to the P1 course.

    Who should attend?

    Electrical/Plant Engineers, Supervisors, Technicians, Electricians requiring an overview of the application of electrical protective equipment utilised on industrial electrical power systems.


    Candidates who successfully complete the course and the theoretical assessment will receive a Faraday Centre competence certificate. Candidates who fail the competence assessment will receive a Faraday Centre attendance certificate.


    £615.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.

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

    Fees include

    • Candidate’s course notes (Electronic Version). If a hard copy is required there will be a nominal fee of £25.00.
    • Light lunch/refreshments
    • Competence assessment


    • It is recommended that candidates consider refresher training within a maximum of three years, subject to changes in rules, regulations etc.
    • The Faraday certificates are dispatched to clients after receipt of full payment.

    Service package

    The Faraday Centre Ltd can also assist with hotel accommodation; please refer to page 3 for further details.

    Please note: The service package is not included in the above fees.

    Payment terms

    Standard terms for The Faraday Centre Ltd. clients with established credit are payment in 30 days from date of invoice. Otherwise, payment is required at least 7 days prior to the course commencement date.

    Terms & conditions

    This quotation is subject to the enclosed “Conditions of Sale”.

    Course Dates


    June 2022
    Monday 20 – Tuesday 21

    September 2022
    Monday 12 – Tuesday 13

    December 2022
    Thursday 15 – Friday 16

    Call us now on 01642 467236 to make your booking.