Power System Elements
This three-day course provides a general overview of the components that make up the Power Grid. Topics of discussion include:
major components of generating plants and their inter-relationship,
steam, nuclear, hydro, combustion turbine, wind, and solar unit operation theory
transmission system components, conductor types, support structures, substation components, and other devices needed to support its operation
general design and operation of relay schemes used to offer protection to the various components the electrical grid
This is an introductory course designed for individuals with limited electrical background.
Target Audience :
MOC Generation Dispatcher
Generating Unit Basics
Bus and Transformer Relays
NERC ILA #:
CEH/CEU eligible on completion of all course sessions.
There is no charge to PJM Members or Governmental Entities. Non-Members are charged a nominal fee. Please contact
for more details. All training materials will be provided.
Date: 06.06.2017 - 06.08.2017
Schedule & Notes:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EPT each day
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Conference & Training Center
Audubon, PA 19403 (610) 666-8800