Power System Analysis

3-Day Workshop
Feb 15 - 17, 2017
Madrid, Spain
Fee: 900
This workshop is conducted and taught by the ETAP authorized representative: Genin & Garces, S.L.-Spain
Day Morning Afternoon

ETAP Company Background
ETAP Global Offices
ETAP & Supporting Various Industries
ETAP & Power System Solutions
Quality Assurance, Technical Support & Trainings

Data Requirements
Calculation Methods
Load / Generation Modeling in Power System
Loading / Generation Categories
Diversity / Demand Factors
Parameter Settings / Adjustments
Reports / Alerts
Result Analyzer

ANSI Short Circuit Concept & Overview
Data Requirements
ANSI Calculation Method
1/2 Cycle, 4 Cycle, 30 Cycle Short Circuit
Device Duty Calculation
Three Phase Faults
Unbalanced / Ground Faults
Parameter Settings / Adjustments
Reports / Alerts
Result Analyzer

Data Requirements
IEC 909 Calculation Method
Types of Short Circuit in IEC & Factors
Device Duty Calculation in Mesh & Non-Mesh Networks
Unbalanced / Ground Faults
IEC 61363 Transient Fault Current Calculation
Parameter Settings / Adjustments
Reports / Alerts
Result Analyzer

Data Requirements
Motor / Load Modeling
Starting Devices / Categories
Static / Dynamic Motor Acceleration
Parameter Settings / Adjustment
Reports / Alerts / Plots

Overview of Induction Motor Nameplate
Induction Motor Model & Library
Induction Motor Load Model & Library
Estimating Motor Parameters Based in Nameplate
Parameter Estimation Tuning
Reports and Plots

Data Requirements (Rod / Conductor)
Regular / Irregular Ground Grid Modeling
Design Criteria
Calculation Methods / Settings (IEEE 80, FEM)
Reports / Alerts / 3D-Plots

Data Requirements
Protection Equipment Library
Protection & Selectivity Concepts
Protective Device Arrangements
Time-Current Characteristics
Protective Device Coordination utilizing Short Circuit
Parameter Settings / Adjustment
Sequence-of-Operation Study
Auto Coordination Concept & Application
Study / Device Setting Reports

Workshop Description

  • The purpose of this 3-day introductory hands-on workshop is to learn power system modeling & analysis using ETAP software.
  • This workshop covers a range of ETAP functionalities used to solve various power system practical problems such as equipment sizing in steady state and short circuit conditions, motor acceleration scenarios, protection & coordination, and ground grid systems.
  • Supporting materials will be provided in PDF, a computer student, certificate of attendance and the course is taught in Spanish.
  • An ETAP workstation is provided for each attendee.

Who should attend

  • New ETAP users and power engineers who wish to increase their skills using the ETAP application to perform system studies
  • Current users seeking a refresher course
  • Knowledge of power system engineering concepts is highly recommended for those attending this workshop


Fee: € 900

The price does not include taxes. Payment is by transfer at Genin & Garcés S.L. Bank: Santander Central Hispano No. 00492939132914102318.


Centro Empresarial El Coloso
Calle Leganitos 15-18
28013 Madrid

Date & Time

Feb 15 - 17, 2017
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM


Café and cookies.


All travel and hotel arrangements are the responsibility of the attendees.


Genin & Garces, S.L.-Spain
Calle Cordel de Valladolid 6 portal 1, Pl. 1 Pta. 9 Collado Villalba
Madrid, 28400
+34 6877 10738
+34 9185 10026


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