Fundamentals of Power Delivery for the Non-Electrical ProfessionalSee upcoming dates
During the 3-day course various aspects of generation, transmission and distribution will be discussed. This course will help you understand various terminologies and technologies used at utilities. Whether you are in customer service, operations or management, without a formal background in electrical engineering or you are new engineer to the field, this course will provide valuable information that will help in making decisions intelligently at your job. The course includes discussion on emerging technologies that are changing the industry.
Who Should Attend?
- Utility customer service, supply chain, regulatory, and management employees
- Project managers
- Large utility customers
- Electrical consultants and contractors
- Non-technical utility employees
Basics of Electricity
- What is it?
- Types of loads
- Definitions of terms
The Electric Grid
- Changes to system with advent of distributed energy resources and storage
- Main equipment
- Control systems
- Difference between generation, transmission and distribution substations
- Types of fuel
- Transmission voltages
- Transmission reliability
- Overhead vs underground transmission
- High Voltage DC transmission
- Transmission Control center operations
- Distribution voltages
- Distribution planning
- Overhead vs underground distribution
- Distribution control center operations
- Public Service Commissions
Steve is a registered professional engineer with a master’s degree in electrical engineering specializing in power systems, bachelor’s degree specializing in telecommunications, and a NERC certified reliability coordinator. Steve’s 40 years engineering and operations experience includes generation, transmission, distribution, protection, safety, and high voltage testing. He is active in IEEE and has published two books. Steve is founder of Applied Professional Training and APT College.
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Fundamentals of Power Delivery for the Non-Electrical ProfessionalCourse #: RA01590
Fundamentals of Power Delivery for the Non-Electrical ProfessionalDate: Mon. October 19, 2020 – Wed. October 21, 2020
Fee covers live online course instruction.
- CEU: 1.8
- PDH: 18
Fundamentals of Power Delivery for the Non-Electrical ProfessionalDate: Mon. November 11, 2019 – Wed. November 13, 2019
Fee covers morning and afternoon breaks, scheduled lunches, and course materials, including the textbook "Electric Power System Basics for the Nonelectrical Professional" by Steven W. Blume.
- CEU: 2
- PDH: 20
Fundamentals of Power Delivery for the Non-Electrical ProfessionalDate: Tue. May 14, 2019 – Thu. May 16, 2019
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