Power Generation Equipment

Code : E016
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Why Attend This Training Course?
This world-class curriculum will provide participants with an introduction to the major systems and components that make up a modern power plant.  They will also learn how electric power is produced and distributed; how boilers, turbines, and condensers operate; and what the general responsibilities of plant operators are during all phases of plant operation. Participants will understand and improve their knowledge and skills of the design, components, safe operation and proper maintenance procedures of boilers, turbines, combined cycle, steam cycle, coal handling, environmental protection, heat transfer, water treatment, startup/shutdown, feedwater systems, furnaces, pollution control and safety, among others.

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 training course is designed for Engineers, Supervisors of Power Generation Equipment, as well as Maintenance Personnel & Project Engineers.

What Are The Training Course Objectives?
  • Discuss the design and maintenance of power generation equipment
  • Know the principles of steam turbines, combustion gas turbines and internal combustion engines
  • Learn about the types of equipment used in the production of electricity
  • Cover the theory of operation, construction and maintenance of this type of equipment

What Is The Training Course Curriculum?
Steam Turbines
  • Principles of operation
  • Single and multi-change turbines
  • Reaction turbines
  • Turbine speed controls
  • Turbine parts and equipment
  • Operation and instrumentation
  • Maintenance and overhauling of steam turbines
Combustion Gas Turbines
  • Principles of operation
  • Maintenance components
  • Axial compressor
  • Combustion chambers
  • Burners and igniters
Maintenance Components
  • Gas generator
  • Power turbine rotor
  • Bearing base frame
  • Control of operation
  • Temperature
  • Vibration
  • Speed
Operation and Maintenanceof Sequences
  • Pre-start checks
  • Start up
  • Abnormal operation
  • Periodical checks
  • Maintenance of gas turbines
  • Maintenance tasks and planning
  • Overhauling of gas turbines
  • Overhauling of spare parts
Diesel Engines
  • Principles of operation
  • Basic cycle: Timing, starting and fuel injection
  • Construction details
  • Auxiliary systems: Fuel, cooling, lubrication, exhaust
  • Control of operation
  • Maintenance and overhauling of diesel engines

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ACAD Professional Certificate - APC
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.

Exam Details:

Duration: 1 hour | Multiple Choice | Closed book | Pass mark: 65%

Course Schedule

Course Location and Date

27 - 31 Dec
Cairo | Instructor-led
5 Sessions

Course Location and Date

14 - 18 Feb 2021
Cairo | Instructor-led
5 Sessions

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