Training Courses for Electric Power Engineers and Industry Stakeholders
Overview Power Engineering and Technology
Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution, Inc., A five-week course of study. To establish a
Power Technologies International (Siemens PTI) fundamental theoretical working knowledge of
offers training programs addressing all aspects of generation, transmission and distribution topics,
power system engineering, including generation, and the inter-relationships that bind them into a
transmission, distribution, and industrial/commercial coordinated power system.
utilization. Our programs are developed and taught
by practicing engineers, who have built their careers Power Transmission System Planning and Analysis
around solving power systems problems throughout A five-week course of study. To develop expertise
the world. As instructors, they offer their technical in transmission system planning and analysis using
expertise and their years of on-the-job experience so PSS™E, the worldwide standard in power system
that students can develop both the knowledge and simulation and modeling.
the practical skills needed to meet today and
tomorrow’s challenges. Distribution System Engineering
A one-year course of study. Focusing primarily on
We provide continuing education programs for distribution design concepts, protection,
electric power engineers in private industry and the equipment application, economic considerations,
public sector. All Siemens PTI programs are reliability, environmental issues, and operating
developed and taught by practicing engineers. practices being used on today's distribution system
Siemens PTI teaches more than 1,000 students each
year in programs including: Distribution Power Systems Engineering
• Standard classroom instruction – more than 70 A four-week course of study. To broaden the
courses taught each year technical base of participants by offering a
• Customized classroom courses – specifically comprehensive range of topics in distribution
designed for your personnel engineering. Participants will improve their
• Standard courses conducted at client site – knowledge of planning methods, examine new
Including international technologies and trends to increase system
• PC-based self-study courses – on advanced power efficiency and reduce costs, and broaden technical
system operation skills needed to succeed in today's competitive
• Web-Based Training – eLearning courses utility environment.
• Hands-on Training – Siemens PTI software PSS™E,
PSS™MUST and PSS™SINCAL
A two-year course of study in the latest
engineering advances in methodology,
equipment, system operation and control, and
Siemens PTI – Power Academy TD
Power Transmission & Distribution
eLearning Foreign language training
Siemens PTI now offers our world renowned We can arrange on-site training to be given
power system engineering courses via the in a variety of languages if an instructor is
internet. This enables you to learn at your available for the topic being presented. Our
own pace, right from your desktop. With the current language capabilities include
many advantages of distance learning, your Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Portuguese,
company can achieve its training goals in a Arabic, and French.
cost effective manner, with round the clock
availability and an interactive format that Continuing Education Units (CEU)
helps employees learn faster and retain Participants attending a Siemens PTI
more knowledge. sponsored course will receive a certificate of
completion and are awarded 1 CEU for
Training for power system operators every 10 hours of classroom instruction. The
Siemens PTI is recognized by the North CEU is a nationally recognized unit for
American Electric Reliability Corporation as a recording participation in noncredit
continuing education provider who adheres educational programs.
to NERC Continuing Education Program
Advanced System Operation Courseware
(ASOC™) a PC-based training program
consists of nine independent courses. The
specially designed self-study curriculum will
provide system operators with an
understanding of system operating
concepts, theory and practices.
The PracTest™ 2006 series offers web-based
training that helps operators build
confidence in test taking and gain
experience answering questions like those
found on the NERC Certification Exams.
PracTest™ 2006 is especially useful for
power system operators and related
operations staff in the US, Canada, and
Mexico who are required to certify or re-
certify by passing a NERC Certification Exam
in their specific area of credential.
On-site and hosted training programs
Bring a course to your company. Your
engineers receive expert instruction tailored
for their needs without leaving your facility
on-site for your company personnel.
Further, you can host a training course at
your site and open it to other companies in
return for a discounted price.
Siemens Power Transmission & Distribution, Inc., PTI Siemens AG, PTD SE PTI Siemens Transmission and Distribution Ltd.
P.O. Box 1058, 1482 Erie Blvd. P.O. Box 3220 Sir William Siemens House, Princess Road
Schenectady, NY 12301-1058 91050 Erlangen Manchester, M20 2UR
USA Germany United Kingdom
Siemens PTI has local offices in many countries throughout the world. For further information and contact to our worldwide business locations and local
experts, please visit the Siemens PTI website and complete a contact form.
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conditions of use are outside our control, the user should determine the suitability of the product for its intended use and assumes all risk and liability whatsoever in connection herewith.