Electrical Sub-Station Design


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This course is designed to enable participants to understand modern electrical substations and their importance for the reliable and effective operation of power systems.


Typical engineering issues associated with substation design and engineering will be examined and recommendations for addressing these issues will be provided. All phases of the design will be considered, from site selection, foundation and equipment design up to substation start-up and commissioning.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Describe all major substation components.
  • Understand substation equipment installation options.
  • Develop the design scope and identify the constraints for the overall project.
  • Be familiar with costs and schedules.
  • Understand site grading and foundations design.
  • Understand commissioning and start-up of substations.

Course Content Summary

Some of the course topics are:

  • Introduction to electrical engineering
  • Electrical engineers’ roles and responsibilities & interconnection with other disciplines
  • Codes & standards related to electrical engineering
  • Substation types & purposes
  • Overview of the substation design
  • Site selection & design
  • Permits & environmental issues
  • Foundation design
  • Substation layout
  • Grounding & ground grid design
  • Substation structures
  • Substation equipment & structures
  • Auxiliary equipment & systems
  • Protective relaying & control
  • Commissioning & start-up of substations

Target Audience

  • Electrical engineers
  • Electrical technicians

Course Period

  • Option 1: Evening on weekdays (Monday to Friday)
  • Option 2: Weekends (2 Saturdays, 8AM to 4.30PM)
  • Option 3: Weekdays (2 days – 8AM to 4.30PM

Course Level: Advanced

Price (Including VAT): N100,000

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