Energy Saving & Power Factor Improvement play an important role in the generation, transmission and distribution of electrical power. Therefore, they need to be operated in a safe manner in order to secure continuity of supply to consumers. This training course teaches how important it is to establish a preventative maintenance program to significantly reduce both planned and unplanned downtime. The course will review equipment necessary to perform a site survey, such as industry oscilloscopes and multimeters, power quality analyzers, current clamp meters, and mini infrared thermometers. It also provides invaluable information to anyone who wishes to know and understand the role of maintenance and troubleshooting of electric power systems. The importance of planning and preparation for electrical testing projects, from engineering to testing, troubleshooting and commissioning and eventual start up, safety considerations and testing and troubleshooting for all the components of any electrical power system will be emphasized.
What Is The Training Course Methodology?
This training methodology illustrates the concepts involved in the above areas through practical consideration of actual real-life problems, as well as explanation of concepts by experts in area using video projectors and computer aided case studies based on practical applications. Participants will solve their system problem, where the trainee’s try to apply the skills learnt with guidance from our specialized experts. ACAD will provide participants a comprehensive assessment on the problems solved using the skills acquired in the training course.
Who Should Attend This Training Course?
This course is intended for Junior & Senior Electrical Engineers, who works in operation, planning, maintenance, protection, control and analysis of Utilities & Industrial Electrical Networks.
What Are The Training Course Objectives?
Understand the basics of reactive power and power factor
Understand the main concepts of management of reactive power
Know the importance of power factor improvement and its deferent methods
How to improve the quality of supply in A.C. power system
Know how to calculate manually by hand the different techniques for power factor improvement
How to use the generators, distribution networks, and equipment at full efficiency
Be familiar with capacitors, their structure and their ability to improve the power factor
Study of capacitors installation locations in high voltage, medium voltage and low voltage networks
Abe to solve capacitors problems, and capacitors maintenance
Be familiar with different applications of capacitors in light voltage, medium voltage and low voltage networks
Understand the Static VAR Compensators: construction, types and control methods
Get familiar with Static VAR Compensator applications in power systems (high and medium tension)
Know how to select, calculate, connect the reactive power compensator to improve the power factor, the voltage regulation and the load balancing in the utilities and industrial networks
Know the problems, appear due to use compensation equipment and how to mitigate those problems
ACAD Training & Consulting uses the power of its network to bring about positive, tangible change. We champion the training courses profession and the interests of individuals, engaged in that profession, for the benefit of all. ACAD Professional Certificates are designed for those who are enthusiastic to challenge themselves to reach the extra mile. Participants who fully attend an APC course and successfully pass the exam on the last training day, will receive an ACAD Professional Certificate (APC). APC are regionally recognized and can be esteemed when applying for more senior roles in Egypt and MENA region.