Course Overview

• Outlining protection terminology
• Identify the major requirements of reliable electrical protection system
• Learn about different types of faults SCC (O.C) and overloads
• Characteristics of protection devices & ancillaries e.g. relays, circuit breakers, CT's & PT's, etc...
• The protection systems for the main equipment: generators, transformers and motors

Course Objective

• Learn the fundamentals of protection schemes, main & ancillary electrical components and selectivity principles
• Utilize the characteristics of the protection devices in protection schemes
• Evaluate and replace different protection components
• Develop troubleshooting skills


• Electrical engineers involved in engineering/design activities
• Site switch gear Installation or construction supervisors
• Maintenance and/or operation engineers of major electrical equipment


• Familiarity with Electrical Design, maintenance or operation of Electrical Distribution Systems