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Power Systems Protection - Control and Stability Training

BMC Training provides a training course in Power Systems Protection - Control and Stability in Electrical and Power Engineering Training

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Venue
Start Date
End Date
  • Dubai
    21 - 8 - 2022
    25 - 8 - 2022
  • Paris
    21 - 8 - 2022
    25 - 8 - 2022
  • London
    28 - 8 - 2022
    1 - 9 - 2022
  • Dubai
    4 - 9 - 2022
    8 - 9 - 2022
  • Paris
    4 - 9 - 2022
    8 - 9 - 2022
  • Kuala Lumpur
    11 - 9 - 2022
    15 - 9 - 2022
  • Istanbul
    18 - 9 - 2022
    22 - 9 - 2022
  • Dubai
    18 - 9 - 2022
    22 - 9 - 2022
  • Paris
    18 - 9 - 2022
    22 - 9 - 2022
  • London
    25 - 9 - 2022
    29 - 9 - 2022
  • Dubai
    2 - 10 - 2022
    6 - 10 - 2022
  • Paris
    2 - 10 - 2022
    6 - 10 - 2022
  • London
    9 - 10 - 2022
    13 - 10 - 2022
  • Istanbul
    16 - 10 - 2022
    20 - 10 - 2022
  • Kuala Lumpur
    23 - 10 - 2022
    27 - 10 - 2022
  • Kuala Lumpur
    6 - 11 - 2022
    10 - 11 - 2022
  • Istanbul
    13 - 11 - 2022
    17 - 11 - 2022
  • Dubai
    13 - 11 - 2022
    17 - 11 - 2022
  • Paris
    13 - 11 - 2022
    17 - 11 - 2022
  • London
    20 - 11 - 2022
    24 - 11 - 2022
  • Dubai
    27 - 11 - 2022
    1 - 12 - 2022
  • Paris
    27 - 11 - 2022
    1 - 12 - 2022
  • London
    4 - 12 - 2022
    8 - 12 - 2022
  • Dubai
    11 - 12 - 2022
    15 - 12 - 2022
  • Paris
    11 - 12 - 2022
    15 - 12 - 2022
  • Istanbul
    18 - 12 - 2022
    22 - 12 - 2022
  • Kuala Lumpur
    25 - 12 - 2022
    29 - 12 - 2022
  • Istanbul
    1 - 1 - 2023
    5 - 1 - 2023
  • Dubai
    1 - 1 - 2023
    5 - 1 - 2023
  • Paris
    1 - 1 - 2023
    5 - 1 - 2023
  • Kuala Lumpur
    8 - 1 - 2023
    12 - 1 - 2023
  • Dubai
    15 - 1 - 2023
    19 - 1 - 2023
  • Paris
    15 - 1 - 2023
    19 - 1 - 2023
  • London
    22 - 1 - 2023
    26 - 1 - 2023
  • London
    5 - 2 - 2023
    9 - 2 - 2023
  • Dubai
    12 - 2 - 2023
    16 - 2 - 2023
  • Paris
    12 - 2 - 2023
    16 - 2 - 2023
  • Kuala Lumpur
    19 - 2 - 2023
    23 - 2 - 2023
  • Istanbul
    26 - 2 - 2023
    2 - 3 - 2023
  • Kuala Lumpur
    5 - 3 - 2023
    9 - 3 - 2023
  • Dubai
    12 - 3 - 2023
    16 - 3 - 2023
  • Paris
    12 - 3 - 2023
    16 - 3 - 2023
  • London
    19 - 3 - 2023
    23 - 3 - 2023
  • Istanbul
    26 - 3 - 2023
    30 - 3 - 2023
  • Dubai
    26 - 3 - 2023
    30 - 3 - 2023
  • Paris
    26 - 3 - 2023
    30 - 3 - 2023
  • Kuala Lumpur
    2 - 4 - 2023
    6 - 4 - 2023
  • Dubai
    9 - 4 - 2023
    13 - 4 - 2023
  • Paris
    9 - 4 - 2023
    13 - 4 - 2023
  • London
    16 - 4 - 2023
    20 - 4 - 2023
  • Istanbul
    23 - 4 - 2023
    27 - 4 - 2023
  • Dubai
    7 - 5 - 2023
    11 - 5 - 2023
  • Paris
    7 - 5 - 2023
    11 - 5 - 2023
  • London
    14 - 5 - 2023
    18 - 5 - 2023
  • Kuala Lumpur
    21 - 5 - 2023
    25 - 5 - 2023
  • Istanbul
    28 - 5 - 2023
    1 - 6 - 2023
  • Dubai
    28 - 5 - 2023
    1 - 6 - 2023
  • Paris
    28 - 5 - 2023
    1 - 6 - 2023
  • London
    4 - 6 - 2023
    8 - 6 - 2023
  • Istanbul
    11 - 6 - 2023
    15 - 6 - 2023
  • Kuala Lumpur
    18 - 6 - 2023
    22 - 6 - 2023
  • Dubai
    25 - 6 - 2023
    29 - 6 - 2023
  • Paris
    25 - 6 - 2023
    29 - 6 - 2023
  • London
    2 - 7 - 2023
    6 - 7 - 2023
  • Dubai
    9 - 7 - 2023
    13 - 7 - 2023
  • Paris
    9 - 7 - 2023
    13 - 7 - 2023
  • Dubai
    16 - 7 - 2023
    20 - 7 - 2023
  • Paris
    16 - 7 - 2023
    20 - 7 - 2023
  • Istanbul
    23 - 7 - 2023
    27 - 7 - 2023
  • Dubai
    23 - 7 - 2023
    27 - 7 - 2023
  • Paris
    23 - 7 - 2023
    27 - 7 - 2023
  • Istanbul
    6 - 8 - 2023
    10 - 8 - 2023
  • Kuala Lumpur
    13 - 8 - 2023
    17 - 8 - 2023

Course Description

This course has been designed to give plant operators, electricians, and field technicians and engineers a better appreciation of the role played by Power System Protection systems. An understanding of power systems along with correct management will increase your plant efficiency and performance as well as increasing safety for all concerned. The course is designed to provide excellent understanding on both a theoretical and practical level. The course starts at a basic level, to ease the engineer and technician into the perhaps forgotten art of studying, and provide a refresher to those who are more familiar with the basic topics covered. The course then moves onto more detailed applications.

The course features an introduction covering the need for protection, fault types and their effects, simple calculations of short circuit currents and system earthing. The course also includes some practical work, simple fault calculations, relay settings and the checking of a current transformer magnetisation curve.

Course Objective

Participants attending this programme will gain a detailed appreciation of the following:

  • The need for protection
  • An overview of power system fault analysis
  • Protection fundamentals
  • Relay transducers, both current and future
  • System grounding principles
  • Overcurrent earth fault protection
  • Coordination principles
  • Transformer protection
  • Generator protection
  • Bus protection
  • Motor protection
  • Line and feeder protection
  • Principles of relay application

Course Outline

NEED FOR PROTECTION

  • Selectivity, stability, sensitivity, speed, reliability, dependability, security

FAULT TYPES & THEIR EFFECTS

  • Active, incipient, passive, transient, asymmetrical
  • Phase & earth faults

SIMPLE CALCULATION OF SHORT CIRCUIT CURRENTS

  • Revision of simple formulae
  • Calculation of short circuit MVA & fault currents
  • Worked examples

SYSTEM EARTHING

  • Solid, impedance, touch potentials
  • Effect of electric shock
  • Earth leakage protection

PROTECTION SYSTEM COMPONENTS INCLUDING FUSES

  • History, construction & characteristics
  • Energy let through & applications

INSTRUMENT TRANSFORMERS

  • Current transformers: construction, performance, specification, magnetization curves
  • Voltage transformers: types, accuracy, connections

CIRCUIT BREAKERS

  • Purpose & duty, clearance times, types

TRIPPING BATTERIES

  • Battery types, chargers, maintenance,D.C. circuitry

RELAYS

  • Inverse definite minimum time (IDMT) relay
  • Construction principles and setting
  • Calculation of settings - practical examples
  • New Era - modern numerical relays & future trends

PRACTICAL DEMONSTRATIONS AND SESSIONS

  • Including simple fault calculations and relay settings
  • CO-ORDINATION BY TIME GRADING
  • Problems in applying IDMT relays

LOW VOLTAGE NETWORKS

  • Air & molded circuit breakers
  • Construction and installation
  • Protection tripping characteristics
  • Selective co-ordination (current limiting, earth leakage protection, cascading)

PRINCIPLES OF UNIT PROTECTION

  • Differential protection - basic principles

FEEDER PROTECTION

  • Cables
  • Pilot wire differential
  • Overhead lines
  • Distance protection (basic principles, characteristics, various schemes)

TRANSFORMER PROTECTION

  • Phase shift, magnetising in-rush, inter-turn, core & tank faults
  • Differential & restricted earth fault schemes
  • Bucholz relay, oil & winding temperature
  • Oil - testing & gas analysis

SWITCHGEAR (BUSBAR) PROTECTION

  • Requirements, zones, types
  • Frame leakage
  • Reverse blocking
  • High, medium & low impedance schemes

MOTOR PROTECTION

  • Thermal overload, time constraints, early relays, starting & stalling conditions
  • Unbalanced supply voltages, negative sequence currents, de-rating factors
  • Phase faults protection
  • Earth faults - core balance, residual stabilising resistors

GENERATOR PROTECTION

  • Stator & rotor faults
  • Overload & over-voltage
  • Reverse power, unbalanced loading
  • Loss of excitation and synchronism
  • Typical protection scheme for industrial generators

OVERHEAD LINE PROTECTION

  • Basic principles of the distance relay
  • Tripping characteristics
  • Application onto power lines
  • Effect of load current & arc resistance
  • Various schemes using power line carrier

MANAGEMENT OF PROTECTION

  • Routine & annual testing, investigation and performance assessment, upgrading

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