Power System Analysis

3-Day Workshop
Oct 18 - 20, 2017
Cali, Colombia
Fee: $ 650
This workshop is conducted and taught by the ETAP authorized representative: PTI S.A.
Day Morning Afternoon

AC System Modeling

ETAP Menu and Toolbars
Modeling of Power System Components
Manual / Auto Building One Line Diagram
Display Options
Themes and Color Codes
Project Revisioning
3-D Database (Presentation, Configuration, Revision)
ETAP Library Structure
Data Import / Export
Data / Project Management
Scenario Wizards

Load Flow Study, Evaluation & Result Analyzer

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

Short Circuit Study, Evaluation & Result Analyzer - ANSI

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

Protective Device Coordination & Sequence of Operation

Equipment Protection
Protective Device Libraries
Protective Device Coordination
Sequence of Operation
Device Setting Reports

AC Arc Flash Hazard Analysis & Result Analyzer

AC Arc Flash Concept & Overview
Calculation Methods (NFPA 70E and IEEE 1584)
Data Requirements
PPE Requirements
Parameter Settings / Adjustments
Effects of Short Circuit & Protection / Coordination
Reports / Alerts
Result Analyzer
Arc Flash Labels

Ground Grid Design

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

Workshop Description

This hands-on workshop provides the skills, knowledge, and techniques necessary to become proficient in ETAP to conduct power system studies, from modeling to analysis. The purpose of this workshop is to develop a thorough understanding of ETAP’s capabilities and analytical techniques to solve a variety of practical problems. An overview of the ETAP user interface will be covered including System Modeling (sources, branches, loads, protective devices, etc.), One-Line Diagram, Libraries (data and interface), 3-Dimensional Database (presentation, configuration, and engineering data), Report Manager, Wizard, etc. This training will be given in Spanish. ETAP work station will be provided to each participant. 

Who should attend

This course is open to all users of the ETAP program as well as engineers who are interested in learning about the latest features and capabilities of ETAP.


Fee: $ 650


This cost does not include taxes.


Hotel Obelisco Cali
Avenida Colombia No. 4 Oeste - 49
Cali, Colombia

Date & Time

Oct 18 - 20, 2017
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Coffee break service. Lunch is included.


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


Av. Guadalupe, K-56, No. 2-50
Cali, Santiago de Cali
+57 2336 6461


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