Electrical Theory

This three-day course covers the principals involved in the operation of the power system.

Concepts covered include:

  • Resistance, Inductance and Capacitance
  • Power Triangle
  • Power Factor
  • Basic Transformer Theory
  • Real and reactive power flow

Students should have strong math skills. Familiarity with Trigonometric concepts is a plus, but all necessary Trig functions will be explained during the class.

Course Details


Transmission Owners/Operators
MOC Generation Dispatcher
In Person
  • Math Review
  • Basic Electrical Theory
  • Power Principles in AC Theory
  • Transformer Theory
  • AC Power

 

NERC Approved:
Yes
NERC ILA #:
PJM_030_PJMFUNET2
NERC Total CEH:
13.5
Standards CEH:
0
Simulation CEH:
3
EOP CEH:
0
CEU:
0
CEH/CEU Eligibility:
CEH/CEU eligible on completion of all course sessions.

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There is no charge to PJM Members or Governmental Entities.  Non-Members are charged a nominal fee. Please contact Training Support for more details. All training materials will be provided.