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Distribution System Training Certificate

360 Training
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Online 24/7
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This electricity distribution training certificate program covers topics such as:

  • The review of electrical fundamentals
  • Complex circuits (capacitive, inductive and resistive elements connected in series)
  • Basic principles of three phase power
  • Distribution system layout including overhead and underground systems
  • Distribution substations
  • Distributed generation
  • Substation and distribution transformers
  • Fault and non-fault interruption
  • Control devices and protection
  • Distribution system automation
  • Personnel safety
  • Testing and maintenance
  • Customer service, load characteristics, load management, metering
  • Rate structure, deregulation
  • Operator's role

This instructor-mentored course includes 78 hours of instruction. Students have access to the course for 6 months.