SAFETY OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE IN ELECTRICAL POWER SUPPLY
Electrical Safety and Arc Flash Awareness
Define the Flash Protection boundary
Define the Shock Protection Boundaries
Define the Electric Safety Protection
List the steps to install and remove temporary protective grounding equipment
Explain what an arc flash is
Identify when an arc flash hazard exists
Breakers and Switchgear
Various types of power switchgear
Difference between Switches and Breakers
Operation of switchgear
HV switchgear tests
Switchgear maintenance and schedule
Switchgear safety procedures
Circuit Breaker Maintenance
Various types of circuit breakers
Safety procedures critical to circuit breakers
Operation of electrically operated circuit breaker controls
Operation of circuit breaker mechanisms
Principles and operation of protective devices.
Power system disturbances
Protective functions of various relays
Relay settings and understanding probable problems
Power System Co-Ordination
Principles of co-ordination of protective devices.
Process of power system co-ordination
Interpreting time/current curves
Videos on Coordination studies
Emergency Power System Testing
Operation of various high voltage emergency power systems.
Various types of emergency systems: batteries, transfers, ties, temporary etc.
Test procedures for operation of these systems
Maintenance and schedule for emergency systems
Critical safety procedures
FOR WHOM: Electrical Engineers, Electrical Maintenance Personnel, Plant Electricians, Electrical Contractors, Power Specialists, Maintenance Managers, Consultants And Technologists Responsible For The Design, Construction, Installation, Inspection, Operation, Or Maintenance Of Electrical Systems, Electrical Technicians, Inspectors, Safety Personnel And Other Employees Responsible For The Operation And Maintenance Of Electrical Systems In A Commercial, Industrial, Institutional Or Utility Setting.
Electrical worker inexperience and poor electrical maintenance planning will inevitably result in costly equipment failure, downtime and productivity losses, not to speak of the risk of electrical safety accidents, injury and death. Medium and High Voltage Electrical Maintenance and Testing of electric power systems is essential to the safe operation of any electrical system, regardless of its size, type or industry. This course also deals with safety considerations involved in electrical maintenance procedures for all the components of any electrical system.