Standby Diesel Generator
Who should attend
This course covers the design techniques for the selection and sizing of standby diesel generators for low voltage distribution systems within a Building Services Environment.
It also covers the following areas:
Fault level analysis, selection of alternators / governors, selection of circuit breakers
Understanding decrement curves and capability curves and the impact of leading power factors and harmonics
Practical approach to generator fault level analysis and use of decrement curves
Understanding fault level classifications and withstand capability of circuit breakers
Impact of leading power factor on generators and understanding capability curves
Sizing of standby diesel generators and what to consider
Capability of alternators / governors
Generator earthing and calculations
Ability to size and select standby diesel generators and understand their effect on the electrical distribution system.
Who Should Attend
The course is primarily aimed at consultants, engineers, developers, architects, building energy managers, building services Engineers and Facility Maintenance Managers.
Registration is open from 09.30
Start Time: 10:00
Latest finish: 17:00
Members Rate: £336 (£280 ex VAT)
Standard Rate: £372 (£310 ex VAT)
Training multiple staff at once is the most cost effective way to develop staff for organisations. All our courses can be delivered at your site (min 6 staff) at discounted rates. These In-House courses are only available in the UK and Europe. For an In-house quote please email;
Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address
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