Power Systems: Industrial Fundamentals

October 21-24, 2024 | Louisville, KY

Course Overview Webinar

Instructor: Eric Goetz, PE

Course Credits: 32 CEHs and 32 NETA CTDs –  The Power Systems Seminars have been approved by the Florida Board of Professional Engineers for CEHs.

Overview: Industrial Fundamentals is geared toward answering some of the foundational questions for industrial and institutional power systems. This course is beneficial for hands-on field technicians, new engineers and industry professionals that want to know more about the critical elements of an industrial power system. Through classroom learning, exercises, and activities, attendees will gain both theoretical and practical understanding of the fundamentals that govern electrical power distribution and use. The class will cover the following topics:

Introduction to Power

  • Introduction to Power Calculations and Conventions
  • Power Grid Overview

Switchgear and Breakers

  • Typical Switchgear Construction and Configurations
  • Voltage Levels and Application
  • Circuit Breaker Anatomy
  • Equipment Operation
  • Electrical Testing

Transformers

  • Transformer Anatomy and Construction
  • Winding Configurations
  • Insulating Fluid
  • Transformer Alarms

Cables

  • Cable Construction
  • Cable Testing

Battery Banks

  • Battery Types and Specifications
  • Battery Bank Testing
  • Battery Safety and PPE

Emergency Systems

  • Types of Emergency Systems
  • Source Transfer Systems and Equipment

Rotating Equipment

  • Synchronous and Induction Motor Anatomy
  • Motor Starters
  • Generator Anatomy
  • Introduction to Generator Operation and Control Theory

Protection and Control

  • Introduction to Relaying
  • Instrument Transformers
  • Introduction to Protection Elements
  • Protection Coordination
  • Protection and Control Schemes

Electrical Documents

  • System Single-Line, Three-Line, Control Schematics, and More
  • Document Control and Reconciliation

Power System Studies

  • Short Circuit, Coordination, and Arc flash Studies

Electrical Safety

  • Arc Flash Incident Energy
  • Electrical Work PPE
  • Arc Flash Hazard Mitigation Techniques

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Training Location:
Qualus
1803 Taylor Ave
Louisville, KY 40213

 

Hotel Location:
Residence Inn Louisville Airport
700 Phillips Ln
Louisville, KY 40202

 

Room Block Link

Room Block Rate: $124

Room Block Cut-off Date: 9/30/2024



Time:
Sessions 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Contact Information
qualu@qualuscorp.com
689-205-9460


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Cancellation Policy

In the event you are no longer able to attend the Power Systems Seminar you have enrolled in, you must notify a member of the Qualus University team in writing of your request. You may:

  • Receive a full refund in the event of a cancellation provided 30 days prior to start of event.
  • Fewer than 30 days, but more than 10 business days before the class, you may elect to transfer your registration to a future Power Systems seminar or send another individual in your place.
  • Fewer than 10 business days before the class, we are glad to accommodate transferring your seat in the seminar to another individual.

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Industrial Fundamentals - Louisville, KY:

Cancellation Policy

In the event you are no longer able to attend the Power Systems Seminar you have enrolled in, you must notify a member of the Qualus University team in writing of your request. You may:

  • Receive a full refund in the event of a cancellation provided 30 days prior to start of event.
  • Fewer than 30 days, but more than 10 business days before the class, you may elect to transfer your registration to a future Power Systems seminar or send another individual in your place.
  • Fewer than 10 business days before the class, we are glad to accommodate transferring your seat in the seminar to another individual.

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