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Course Info ME-PROT 405: Industrial Power
Phone: +1.509.338.4026
System Protection
Email: Engineers who need a comprehensive understanding of the challenges and solutions for protecting industrial
power systems would benefit from this course.
Course Date PROT 405 provides an overview of the principles and schemes for protecting medium-voltage overhead
1923 March 2017 lines and cables, transformers, buses, generators, and motors and introduces the fundamentals of wide-area
Khobar, Saudi Arabia protection in industrial power systems. The course provides basic guidelines for relay application and settings
To register, contact: calculation. It also reviews power system faults, industrial power system grounding methods, and instrument
Ali Omran transformers.
Phone: +973.1758.7077
Email: Course Objectives
Please note, all prices are At the conclusion of this course, students can:
subject to change. Identify the challenges and solutions to industrial power system protection problems.
5-Day Course Select the appropriate protection schemes for various applications.
$2,300 (USD) Analyze power system faults for balanced and unbalanced conditions using symmetrical components.
Prerequisite: PROT 401 or Explain industrial power system topology and grounding methods.
equivalent knowledge
Describe current and voltage transformers and their impact on protection scheme performance.
Identify, apply, and calculate settings for overcurrent devices in industrial power systems.
Describe directional overcurrent, distance, and pilot protection schemes.
Identify, apply, and calculate settings for transformer and bus protection schemes.
Identify, apply, and calculate settings for generator and motor protection schemes.
Identify and apply wide-area protection schemes for industrial power systems.

Note: This course teaches fundamental knowledge but does not provide hands-on experience with SEL relays.

Course Topics Include:

Power System Faults Class Exercise: Transformer Differential
Introduction to Industrial Power Systems Protection

Industrial Power System Protection Fundamentals Bus Protection

Instrument Transformers Class Exercise: Bus Protection

Line Overcurrent Protection Generator Protection

Class Exercise: Overcurrent Protection Class Exercise: Generator Protection

Coordination Motor Protection

Line Directional Overcurrent, Distance, Class Exercise: Motor Protection

and Pilot Protection Special Topics in Industrial Power Systems
Transformer Protection