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HV Distribution Systems Design and Grading training course

Course code: ME3  |  View training area

A 10 day training course designed to give an introduction to the design and grading of High Voltage electrical distribution systems (up to and including 33kv).

Read the full training overview

Please see below for our full training overview for the High Voltage (HV) Distribution Systems Design course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • A greater understanding of HV design.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Compliance with legislation.
  • Better design of HV systems and communication within the design process.

What you will learn

  • Types of distribution system and their application.
  • Types and selection of HV switchgear.
  • Types and selection of distribution transformers.
  • Types and selection of underground cables.
  • Earthing requirements.
  • Design layouts for sub-stations.
  • Short circuit calculations.
  • Records and documentation.
  • Project exercises on selection of equipment.
  • Discrimination.
  • Selection of TLF's and ac trip coils.
  • Types and selection of auxiliary transformers.
  • Selection and setting of protective relays.
  • Co-ordination of HV/LV protection.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • You will receive a certificate of attendance from Develop Training Limited.

How is this training delivered?

  • Delegates are continually assessed, both in written and practical exercises and through presentations, and there are opportunities to work with a wide range of equipment that will support their knowledge in the field.
  • This course can be intense, it includes evening work, both the reading of course materials and completion of projects.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.
  • Delegates should bring safety boots and safety glasses, and waterproof clothing for outdoor practical exercises.

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Price from: £2223.00 + VAT

Course dates

Course code
10 day training course
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Start DateStart DateEnd DateVenueExc. VATInc. VAT 
12/11/2018Mon 12 Nov 2018Fri 23 Nov 2018 York £2223.00£2667.60 Add to my basket
22/07/2019Mon 22 Jul 2019Fri 02 Aug 2019 York £2223.00£2667.60 Add to my basket