Fundamentals of Electric Power Transmission and Distribution Course


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We are proud to offer this course in a variety of training formats to suit your needs. We use the highest quality learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable as possible. Our face to face calendar allows you to choose any classroom course of your choice to be delivered at any venue of your choice - offering you the ultimate in convenience and value for money.


June 2024

Code Date Duration Location Fee Action
FEP028 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Kisumu, Kenya KES 165,000 | $2,200 Register
FEP028 24 Jun 2024 - 5 Jul 2024 10 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 166,000 | $2,200 Register
FEP028 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Kampala, Uganda $3,300 Register
FEP028 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Accra, Ghana $4,400 Register
FEP028 24 Jun 2024 - 5 Jul 2024 10 days Johannesburg, South Africa $4,400 Register
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June 2024

Date
Duration
Location
Fee
Action
17 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
10 days
Kisumu
KES 165,000 $2,200
24 Jun - 5 Jul 2024
10 days
Nakuru
KES 166,000 $2,200
17 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
10 days
Kampala
$3,300
17 Jun - 28 Jun 2024
10 days
Accra
$4,400
24 Jun - 5 Jul 2024
10 days
Johannesburg
$4,400
I Want To See More Dates...

Unfortunately, we do not have any dates scheduled at this time. Do you have a date in mind when you would like to take your training?

Request Custom Schedule

Contact Us on (+254) 715 077 817 / (+254) 792 516 000 or email us [email protected].


Introduction

Navigating the intricate landscape of electric power systems is crucial for professionals in the energy sector. The Corporate Training Course on the Fundamentals of Electric Power Transmission and Distribution is meticulously designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the core principles and practices governing this dynamic field. Throughout this program, professionals will delve into the intricacies of electric power systems, gaining practical insights into the components, operational dynamics, and key considerations influencing the efficient transmission and distribution of electric power. This training aims to equip participants with the essential knowledge and skills necessary to confidently navigate the complexities of the evolving energy landscape.

Duration

10 days

Who Should Attend

This training is suitable for a wide range of professionals in the energy sector, including but not limited to:

  • Electrical engineers and technicians
  • Power system operators
  • Energy project managers
  • Regulatory affairs professionals
  • Government officials involved in energy policy and regulation
  • Corporate executives and decision-makers in energy companies
  • Professionals seeking to expand their knowledge of electric power transmission and distribution

Course Level:

Course Objectives:

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of electric power transmission and distribution systems.
  • Explore the fundamental principles of electrical engineering related to power systems.
  • Gain practical insights into the design, operation, and maintenance of power transmission and distribution infrastructure.
  • Understand the economic and regulatory aspects influencing power system planning and development.
  • Enhance skills in assessing and managing the performance, reliability, and safety of power systems.
  • Foster a culture of sustainability and environmental responsibility in power transmission and distribution practices.
  • Empower professionals to contribute to the efficient and resilient operation of electric power systems.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Electric Power Systems

  • Overview of electric power transmission and distribution
  • Historical evolution and milestones in power systems
  • Basic principles of electricity

Module 2: Power Generation and Sources

  • Types of power generation
  • Renewable and non-renewable energy sources
  • Integration of renewable energy into power systems

Module 3: Basic Electrical Components

  • Transformers, generators, and motors
  • Switchgear and protection devices
  • Capacitors and reactors

Module 4: Power System Planning and Design

  • Factors influencing power system design
  • Voltage levels and system configurations
  • Economic considerations in system planning

Module 5: Power System Operation and Control

  • Load balancing and demand forecasting
  • Control strategies for grid stability
  • Emergency response and contingency planning

Module 6: Transmission Lines and Cables

  • Types of transmission lines
  • Insulators and conductors
  • Cable systems in power transmission

Module 7: Substations and Switching Stations

  • Role of substations in power systems
  • Substation components and configurations
  • Switching stations and their functions

Module 8: Distribution Systems and Grid Integration

  • Distribution network design
  • Smart grids and grid integration
  • Microgrids and decentralized power generation

Module 9: Reliability and Maintenance of Power Systems

  • Assessing and managing system reliability
  • Predictive and preventive maintenance practices
  • Case studies on system failures and lessons learned

Module 10: Environmental and Sustainability Considerations

  • Environmental impacts of power transmission and distribution
  • Sustainable practices in power systems
  • Regulatory frameworks promoting environmental responsibility

Module 11: Future Trends and Innovations

  • Emerging technologies in power systems
  • Integration of digitalization and automation
  • Anticipating the future landscape of electric power transmission and distribution

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Course Administration Details:

METHODOLOGY

The instructor led trainings are delivered using a blended learning approach and comprises of presentations, guided sessions of practical exercise, web based tutorials and group work. Our facilitators are seasoned industry experts with years of experience, working as professional and trainers in these fields.

All facilitation and course materials will be offered in English. The participants should be reasonably proficient in English.

ACCREDITATION

Upon successful completion of this training, participants will be issued with an Indepth Research Institute (IRES) certificate certified by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).

TRAINING VENUE

The training will be held at IRES Training Centre. The course fee covers the course tuition, training materials, two break refreshments and lunch.

All participants will additionally cater for their, travel expenses, visa application, insurance, and other personal expenses.

ACCOMMODATION AND AIRPORT PICKUP

Accommodation and airport pickup are arranged upon request. For reservations contact the Training Officer.

Email:[email protected].  

Mob: +254 715 077 817

TAILOR- MADE

This training can also be customized to suit the needs of your institution upon request. You can have it delivered in our IRES Training Centre or at a convenient location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on Tel: +254 715 077 817.

Mob: +254 792516000+254 792516010 or mail [email protected]


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