Industrial Power System Protection

Learn the fundamentals of industrial power system protection to jumpstart your career. Electrical engineers, electricians and electrical engineering professionals will benefit from this extensive course by learning from a practicing professional engineer.

About the Trainer

Ryan is a registered Professional Engineer in United States, Canada and the Philippines. He has over 16 years of working experience in industrial sectors, utility power and renewables. At present, he is a Senior Protection & Control Engineer working for one of United States leading power engineering firm. He is a member of the IEEE Power & Energy Society.

Event Information

  • Dates: March 24, April 1,8,15,22,29, May 13/20/27, June 3
  • Time: 6-10pm Philippine time
  • Last Day to Register: Closed
  • Total Course Duration: 40 hours
  • CPD: Self directed


Course Outline

  1. Power system faults – generator equations, Thevenin equivalent circuit, fault on radial line, fault on looped system
  2. Symmetrical components. Sequence networks – transmission line, generators, transformers, radial system, looped system
  3. Relay design concepts – digital relay architecture, analog to digital conversion, relay algorithms, digital filtering
  4. Instrument transformers – current transformers (steady-state analysis, transient analysis), voltage transformers
  5. Industrial power system topology – radial system, looped system
  6. Industrial system grounding – ungrounded, solidly grounded, low-impedance, high-resistance grounding
  7. Equipment damage and protection basics – cable, transformer, motor
  8. Protection systems – power system protection and control, DC tripping, zones of protection, circuit breakers, primary protection, backup protection, remote backup, local backup
  9. Feeder/line protection – instantaneous overcurrent element (50), inverse-time overcurrent element (51), Overhead line protection.
  10. Introduction to line distance protection, line directional overcurrent protection and line pilot protection.
  11. Overcurrent device coordination
  12. Transformer protection – protection by fuse, protection by low voltage circuit breakers, protection by relays, restricted earth fault (REF) protection, thermal protection, sudden-pressure protection
  13. Motor protection – low voltage motor protection, protection for high-power induction motor with breaker and with contactor, motor thermal protection, motor short-circuit protection
  14. Lecture notes and manual calculation exercises

Training Format

    1. Lecture via live online Zoom meeting using a combination of presentation and manual lecture in a Blackboard application
    2. Discussion of theories, practical applications, manual calculations
    3. Demonstrations via software (excel, ETAP or SKM)
    4. Correlation with actual projects design/experience of the trainer
    5. Participants receive Handout materials and uploaded lecture notes after every session

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  6. We will send you Zoom meeting invites and handout materials a week before the start.
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