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P1 – Protection of Electrical Power Systems

Outline Content

  • Introduction to power system protection
  • Fuse and MCCB protection
  • Current and voltage transformers
  • Primary injection testing
  • Earthing of high voltage systems
  • Basic fault level calculations
  • Introduction to symmetrical components
  • Classification and function of relays
  • Inverse definite minimum time (IDMT) relays
  • Calculation of graded time settings for IDMT relays
  • Secondary injection testing
  • Directional overcurrent and earth fault protection
  • Differential protection
  • Numerical relays
  • Feeder protection
  • Transformer protection
  • Motor protection
  • Generator protection
  • Bus zone protection
  • Trip circuit supervision requirements
  • Standard marking of switchgear panel wiring
  • Practical exercises

Course Overview

The course covers the application and testing of electrical protection in-depth and involves a number of practical exercises and demonstrations combined with classroom theory.  A wide range of protective devices is used during the course including electromechanical, microprocessor-based and numerical relays.

Who should attend?

Electrical/Plant Engineers, Supervisors, Technicians, Electricians with responsibility for the application, commissioning and/or maintenance of electrical protective equipment used on industrial electrical power systems. This training programme requires a good foundation of electrical knowledge.

Certification

Candidates who successfully complete the course and both theoretical and practical assessments will receive a Faraday Centre competence certificate and a certificate of verified achievement issued by EAL. Candidates who fail or do not wish to undertake the competence assessment will receive a Faraday Centre attendance certificate.

Price

Course: £1,105.00 + VAT (where applicable) per person.
Assessment: £85.00 + 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

March 2020
Monday 30 – Friday 03 (April)
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April 2020
Monday 27 – Friday 01 (May)
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May 2020
Monday 11 – Friday 15
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June 2020
Monday 08 – Friday 12
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Monday 22 – Friday 26
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July 2020
Monday 06 – Friday 10
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Monday 20 – Friday 24
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August 2020
Monday 17 – Friday 21
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Monday 31 – Friday 04 (September)
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September 2020
Monday 14 – Friday 18
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Monday 28 – Friday 02 (October)
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October 2020
Monday 12 – Friday 16
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Monday 26 – Friday 30
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November 2020
Monday 09 – Friday 13
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Monday 23 – Friday 27
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December 2020
Monday 07 – Friday 11
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Call us now on 01642 467236 to make your booking.