Power Generation Operations
Course Description
The aim of this course is to provide engineers technician, and new entrants to the Power Generation and Oil & Gas sectors, the core skills to enable them to make an immediate impact within these essential industries. This course will equip the candidates with the necessary technical knowledge and competence. They will have a clear understanding of the methods of Power Generation and possess key skills that can be used within this field. The candidates will gain the maximum knowledge and that this will increase their effectiveness and understanding. During the course the candidates will become familiar with a wide and diverse range of equipment across the array of trades and disciplines within this sector.
The Training Course Will Highlight ?

Throughout the course a focus on health and safety in the workplace will be emphasized to ensure that the candidates adopt the same safe practice within industry employment as they do on the course. In addition to this the candidates will be able to identify the roles and responsibilities of the personnel operating within a Power Plant, demonstrate an understanding of the design and operation of a Power Plant and competently undertake diagnostic checks and fault diagnosis.

Training Objective

By the end of this course delegates will be able to:

  • Be able to understand the main safety requirements of working in a Power Plant
  • Be able to explain the various methods of Power Generation
  • Be able to explain the function of the major components of a Fossil Fuel Power Plant (Steam Turbine, Gas Turbine, Diesel)
  • Be able to explain the operational requirements of a Power Plant
  • Be able to understand and explain the terminology associated with a Power Plant
  • Be able to explain the function of the main parts of the relevant prime mover including method of generation, systems, generator etc.
  • Be able to identify the roles and responsibilities of the personnel operating within a Power Plant environment

Target Audience

Electrical Engineers, Power Generation Engineers, Mechanical Maintenance Personnel, Power System Protection Engineers, Gas turbine newcomers and more experienced persons who desire an overview of the many available gas turbine technologies, Process Control Engineers & Personnel, Electrical and Instrumentation Technicians & Design Engineers, Maintenance Technicians & Supervisors, Plant Operators & Technicians, Oil & Gas Industry Personnel

Training Methods

Daily Agenda

Power Plant Health and Safety

  • Permit to Work Systems
  • Electrical Safety and Isolation
  • Responsible Persons
  • Steam Safety
  • Chemical Safety


Introduction to Power Plant

  • Basic Thermodynamics
  • Basics of a Grid System
  • Basic Thermal Plant


Methods of Power Generation

  • Gas Turbines
  • Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) Plant


Reading Piping Schematics for Various Types of Power Plant

  • Terminology Methods
  • Reading Schematic Diagrams


Gas Turbine Maintenance

  • Theory of Operation
  • Major Components
  • Maintenance Requirements


Steam Turbine Maintenance

  • Theory of Operation
  • Major Components
  • Maintenance Requirement


Instrumentation as used on Power Plants

  • Pressure
  • Temperature
  • Level and Flow Measurement
  • Transmitter Types and Applications
  • Instrument Loops and Schematics


Operations of Gas Turbines

  • Starting Sequences
  • Operations using the Industry Standard Simulator
  • Monitoring Screens
  • Alarms


Gas Turbine Control/Protection Requirements

  • Speed Control and Droop
  • Temperature Control


Generator Systems

  • Overview of Electrical Systems
  • Generator Construction and Operation
  • Excitation Systems
  • Generator Capability



  • Transformer Theory
  • Types of transformer



  • AC and DC Motors
  • Motor Control Centres


Power Plant Performance

  • Efficiency, Why Efficiency is Important within Power Generation
  • Calculating Efficiency and Power Output against Rated Design
  • Performance Improvement and Improvement Technology


Balance of Plant

  • Feedwater and Cooling Water Systems
  • Condensers
  • Fuel Systems and Fuel Treatment

BTS attendance certificate will be issued to all attendees completing a minimum of 80% of the total course duration.

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Course Rounds : (5 -Days)

Code Date Venue Fees Register
EE138-05 14-08-2022 Dubai USD 4950
EE138-06 13-11-2022 Amsterdam USD 5950
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UpComing Date

  • Start date 14-08-2022
  • End date 18-08-2022

  • Country UAE
  • Venue Dubai

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 Best utilization of resources for continually improving the business activities.

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