Distribution Substations Course (EQ5)


Examines indoor and outdoor substations, including layouts, high- and low-voltage switchgear, and the differences between substation transformers and distribution transformers. We also look into current and voltage transformers and how they are used.

Course Code: EQ4

Prerequisite: Introduction to Power Distribution Systems (EQ1)

Runtime: 85 minutes


Who should take it: Anyone who is new to power distribution and power systems engineering, or who needs to refresh their understanding of power distribution fundamentals.

Job Positions include: Field Technicians; Distribution Line Workers; Designers; Engineers; Utility Managers; Engineering Managers; System Engineers, Operations Managers; Safety Managers; Communication Line Workers; and Electric Utility Contractors