protection system training

understanding protection systems


This seminar provides the information required to understand the function and tasks of protection systems in medium and high voltage installations.


  • refreshing the knowledge of medium voltage systems properties relevant to protection systems, i.e. system grounding, grid layout, error types etc.
  • switchgear elements
  • voltage and current transformers in use for protection systems
  • purpose and challenge for protection systems
  • protection functions
  • motor protection
  • transformer protection
  • line protection for busbars, cables and overhead lines
  • generator protection

Target Group

All persons involved in the planning, bidding, construction, operation and testing of medium voltage systems.

Duration: 1 day (8 hours)

Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of medium and high voltage systems.