Grid Planning and Design for Efficient Power 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
GPD 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Kisumu, Kenya KES 165,000 | $2,200 Register
GPD 24 Jun 2024 - 5 Jul 2024 10 days Nakuru, Kenya KES 166,000 | $2,200 Register
GPD 17 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024 10 days Kampala, Uganda $3,300 Register
GPD 24 Jun 2024 - 5 Jul 2024 10 days Accra, Ghana $4,400 Register
GPD 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
24 Jun - 5 Jul 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

Explore the intricacies of modern power distribution with our Grid Planning and Design for Efficient Power Distribution Corporate Training Course. This comprehensive program is tailored to empower professionals in the energy sector with the knowledge and skills essential for planning and designing resilient and efficient electrical grids. Participants will delve into the principles, strategies, and cutting-edge technologies that drive the planning and design of power distribution systems, ensuring they are well-equipped for the challenges of today's dynamic energy landscape.

Duration

10 days

Who Should Attend

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

  • Electrical engineers and technicians
  • Power system planners and operators
  • 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 grid planning and design

Course Level:

Course Objectives:

  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of grid planning and design principles.
  • Explore the key components and technologies driving efficient power distribution.
  • Gain practical insights into the process of planning and designing resilient electrical grids.
  • Understand the economic and regulatory considerations influencing grid development.
  • Enhance skills in assessing and managing the performance, reliability, and safety of power distribution systems.
  • Foster a culture of sustainability and environmental responsibility in grid planning and design practices.
  • Empower professionals to contribute to the development of efficient and resilient electrical grids.

Course Outline:

Module 1: Introduction to Grid Planning and Design

  • Overview of grid planning and design
  • Historical evolution and milestones in grid development
  • Basic principles of efficient power distribution

Module 2: Power System Components and Technologies

  • Transformers, switchgear, and protective devices
  • Smart grid technologies
  • Integration of renewable energy into power distribution

Module 3: Grid Planning Strategies

  • Factors influencing grid planning
  • Load forecasting and demand management
  • Economic considerations in grid development

Module 4: Designing Resilient Power Distribution Systems

  • Grid configurations and network design
  • Reliability-centered design principles
  • Case studies on resilient grid design

Module 5: Economic and Regulatory Considerations

  • Cost-benefit analysis of grid development
  • Regulatory frameworks and incentives
  • Financial models for grid projects
  • Addressing market dynamics and challenges

Module 6: Environmental and Sustainability Aspects

  • Environmental impacts of power distribution
  • Sustainable practices in grid operation
  • Integrating energy storage for enhanced sustainability
  • Life cycle assessments of grid components

Module 7: Safety Protocols and Risk Management

  • Designing and implementing safety protocols
  • Risk assessment and mitigation strategies
  • Emergency response planning
  • Training programs for safe grid operations

Module 8: Grid Automation and Control

  • SCADA systems and grid automation
  • Distribution management systems
  • Advancements in control technologies
  • Case studies on successful automation implementations

Module 9: Grid Resilience and Cybersecurity

  • Enhancing grid resilience against external threats
  • Cybersecurity considerations in grid design
  • Incident response and recovery strategies

Module 10: Future Trends and Innovations in Grid Planning

  • Emerging technologies in grid research
  • Integration of digitalization and automation
  • Anticipating the future landscape of grid planning and design

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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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