Arc Flash Analysis

2-Day Workshop
Oct 22 - 24, 2024
9 am BST, Europe
Fee: £ 900


IEEE 1584 Overview – Arc Current, Incident Energy, Box Correction Factors
Data Collection
Arc Flash Study Options
Enclosure Editor & Electrode Configurations
Fault Locations
     Line Side
     Load Side
     Load Terminal
C-Area Plots
Configurations & Scenarios
Arc-Flash Result Analyzer
Fault Current Decay & Incident Energy Subtraction
Arc Flash Deliverables
     Labels (NFPA 70E)
     Work Permits
Exercises / Case Studies

Source Protective Device Search Algorithms
Enclosure Isolation Effect
Two Second Rule
Arc Flash Coordination Problems

Differential Protection
Current Limiting Fuse


Zone Selective Interlock
Light / Pressure Sensors
Crowbar & High Speed Grounding Switch

1-Phase, Panel, UPS Arc Flash
Incident Energy Below 240V, 2000 Amp Locations
Exercises / Case Studies

Line to Ground HVAF Physical Behavior
OSHA / NESC Requirements
Working Distance & Minimum Approach Distances

DC Arc Flash Methods
     Maximum Power Method
     Stokes & Oppenlander Method
     Paukert Method
DC Arc Flash Case Studies


Workshop Description

  • The purpose of this live online workshop is to learn how to apply power system engineering knowledge to conduct arc flash analysis using ETAP software.
  • The arc flash assessment and mitigation techniques using proper device protection, selectivity & coordination along with several hands-on practical exercises are the main focus of this workshop. In addition, a refresher course of power system modeling fundamentals, equipment sizing, power flow problems, short circuit analysis & motor starting concepts will be covered during the first day and a half of the workshop.
  • This workshop is CPD Certified.

NOTE:  This workshop starts at 9:00 AM, United Kingdom Time.
             There is a 1-hour lunch break.


  • Windows 10 Computer (i5+ CPU)
  • Reliable Internet access so attendee can connect to ETAP License server during workshop
  • Preferably two monitors

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

New to ETAP?  Visit the ETAP Resource Center to review Tutorials, Webinars, Case Studies & Technical Papers on ETAP Electrical Power System Analysis in preparation for the workshop.


Registrants outside of UK will be invoiced €820. Local taxes may be applicable.

Registration fee may be paid in euro or pound (750€ or 700£).


Online ETAP Training
This workshop starts at 9:00 AM GMT+1 (London).

Date & Time

Oct 22 - 24, 2024
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Time zone: UTC




ETAP Automation Ltd.
249 Silbury Boulevard
Milton Keynes, MK9 1NA
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 3300 580920

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