Power Generation

Online Courses for the Power & Utilities Industry

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Training for a job in power generation involves preparing the student to be able to handle activities such as operating machinery required in the generation of electric power. This means, the power plant operator must be knowledgeable in the proper techniques while dealing with the machines' control boards and other parts of the machine.


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With our online power generation operator training you will learn, among many other things, how to analyze, interpret and adjust controls and gauges in order to ensure proper power distribution is being maintained and all requirements and desired specs are being met.

In addition, our power generation courses, depending on which field you are in, will help you understand the different characteristics, components and hazards involved with the machinery and environment in power generation.


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The best part about our online power plant training program is that we have an incredibly extensive list of NERC approved power plant operator training courses available. Whether you are taking courses in preparation for your NERC certification, taking NERC required continuing education or simply learning a new skill, Power Plant Training Institute can help you with whatever direction you're going.

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Power Generation Courses

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Course Title Hours Cost

Generation Control & Performance

4.0 $85.00

Aspects of System Operations

4.0 $85.00

System Transactions & Coordination

4.0 $85.00

Control Performance Compliance

4.0 $85.00

High Voltage, Transmission, Safety, & Power System Ops

2.0 $65.00

Synchronizing Islands

2.0 $65.00

Undervoltage and Underfrequency

2.0 $65.00

Voltage Control

2.0 $65.00

Service Interruptions

2.0 $65.00

Abnormal Operating Conditions

2.0 $65.00

Function of the Operator

2.0 $65.00

Power Quality

2.0 $65.00

The Effects of Deregulation and Competition

2.0 $65.00

Utility Rate Structure

2.0 $65.00

Metering

2.0 $65.00

Demand Management

2.0 $65.00

Load Characteristics/ Customer Service

2.0 $65.00

Maintenance Management

2.0 $65.00

Line Maintenance

2.0 $65.00

Switchgear Maintenance

2.0 $65.00

Transformer Maintenance

2.0 $65.00

Rotating Equipment Maintenance

2.0 $65.00

Insulation Testing

2.0 $65.00

Personnel Safety

2.0 $65.00

Programmable Logic Controllers

2.0 $65.00

Distribution Automation

2.0 $65.00

SCADA Control

2.0 $65.00

Communication Techniques

2.0 $65.00

Overvoltage Protection

2.0 $65.00

Coordination of protection Devices 1

2.0 $65.00

Distribution System Protection – Differential Protection

2.0 $65.00

Overcurrent Protection

2.0 $65.00

Fundamentals of Protection

2.0 $65.00

Voltage Control Devices

2.0 $65.00

Non Fault Interrupting Devices

2.0 $65.00

Fault Interrupting Devices

2.0 $65.00

Distribution Transformers

2.0 $65.00

Substation Transformers

2.0 $65.00

Distributed Generation

2.0 $65.00

Substations

2.0 $65.00

Underground Distribution Systems

2.0 $65.00

Distribution Networks Overhead Lines

2.0 $65.00

Distribution Networks System Layout 2

2.0 $65.00

Three Phase Power Systems

2.0 $65.00

Impedance and Voltage Drop

2.0 $65.00

Power Factor

2.0 $65.00

AC Voltage Generation

2.0 $65.00

Co-Generation & Other Turbine Cycles

4.0 $85.00

Steam Production

4.0 $85.00

Fuels & Combustion

4.0 $85.00

Boiler Operation

4.0 $85.00

Boiler Control (Operation, Environmental, Chemical)

4.0 $85.00

Steam Turbine Construction

4.0 $85.00

Steam Turbine Operation & Control

4.0 $85.00

Power Generation

4.0 $85.00

Plant Auxiliary Systems

4.0 $85.00

Power Plant Maintenance

4.0 $85.00

Combined Heat and Power Systems

4.0 $85.00

Elements of System Protection

4.0 $85.00

Types of Protective Relays

4.0 $85.00

Monitoring System Conditions

4.0 $85.00

Fault Characteristics

4.0 $85.00

Generator Protection

4.0 $85.00

Transformer Protection

4.0 $85.00

Bus Protection

4.0 $85.00

Motor Protection

4.0 $85.00

Line Protection

4.0 $85.00

Pilot Protection

4.0 $85.00

Protection for System Stability

4.0 $85.00

Testing and Commissioning of Protective Schemes

4.0 $85.00

Fault Investigation and Analysis

4.0 $85.00

Introduction to Static Relaying

4.0 $85.00

Coordination of Protection Devices

4.0 $85.00

Power Supply for Protection & Control Systems

4.0 $85.00

Energy Centre Operations

4.0 $85.00

Telecommunications Protection I – HVSP Devices

4.0 $85.00

Telecommunications Protection II – Installation and Configuration

4.0 $85.00

Supervisory Control System (SCADA)

4.0 $85.00

Inadvertent Trips – Cause and Prevention

4.0 $85.00

Fault Calculations and Relay Settings

4.0 $85.00

Testing Techniques

4.0 $85.00

Programmable Logic Controllers

4.0 $85.00

Fundamentals of Plant Efficiency I

4.0 $85.00

Fundamentals of Plant Efficiency II

4.0 $85.00

Factors Affecting Boiler Efficiency

2.0 $65.00

Operator Controllable Losses: Boiler

2.0 $65.00

Factors Affecting Turbine Efficiency

2.0 $65.00

Operator Controllable Losses: Turbine Cycle

2.0 $65.00

Balance of Plant Operation

2.0 $65.00

Power Plant Control

4.0 $85.00

Monitoring and Control Communications

4.0 $85.00

System Voltage Control

4.0 $85.00

Review of Fundamentals

4.0 $85.00

Power Transmission

4.0 $85.00

System Frequency and Tie-Line Control

4.0 $85.00

Power Dispatching

4.0 $85.00

System Security

4.0 $85.00

Operating Under Abnormal Conditions

4.0 $85.00

System Restoration

4.0 $85.00

Transmission System Protection

4.0 $85.00

The Effect of Deregulation on Operations

4.0 $85.00

Power Dispatch Under Deregulation

4.0 $85.00

Transmission Control

4.0 $85.00

Interconnection Operations

4.0 $85.00

Basic Electricity

2.0 $65.00

Properties of AC Circuits

2.0 $65.00

Power and Power Factor

2.0 $65.00

Three Phase Systems

2.0 $65.00

Combined Cycle Principles

4.0 $85.00

Combined Cycle Procedures

4.0 $85.00

The Hydro-Electric Role in the Power System

4.0 $85.00

Hydro Power Stations

4.0 $85.00

Water Management

4.0 $85.00

Hydro Turbines

4.0 $85.00

Turbine Monitoring & Control

4.0 $85.00

The Hydro Generator

4.0 $85.00

Generator Monitoring and Control

4.0 $85.00

Hydro Plant Auxiliaries

4.0 $85.00

Operating Electrical Equipment

4.0 $85.00

Hydro Plant Operation and Maintenance

4.0 $85.00

Hydro-Electric Power Plant Operations Review Test

4.0 $85.00

Major Components: Design & Construction

4.0 $85.00

Gas Turbine Support Systems

4.0 $85.00

Operation of Gas Turbines

4.0 $85.00

Gas Turbine Control and Protection Systems

4.0 $85.00

Aero-Derivative Gas Turbines

4.0 $85.00

Routine Maintenance

4.0 $85.00

Major Maintenance

4.0 $85.00

Combined Cycle Operation

4.0 $85.00

Heat Recovery Steam Generator

4.0 $85.00

The Generator and Electrical Systems

4.0 $85.00
 
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