Level I Training

An Introduction to Partial Discharge (PD) Testing

Book Level I and II together. We accept all major credit cards.     
 
A one-day course designed for anyone new to PD, has a general interest or  has a requirement to learn the basics. This includes engineers and managers involved in asset management of MV/HV/EHV networks who are new to partial discharge (PD) and are assessing condition monitoring (CM) technologies.
 
 
 
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The course includes four technical seminars, practical HV laboratory PD testing and a practical session covering the use of the PDS Insight™, World's First OLPD Handheld Test Unit with OLPD Manager™ – Asset Management Application for Android™ to detect sources of PD activity in switchgear and in air. Upon completion of the course, the trainees are expected to have a solid background in PD test and monitoring techniques and methodology and have an understanding on how this can be used to support condition-based maintenance (CBM). This will be tested in the Level I Exam. 
 
Those with HVPD Level I certification or some previous experience with PD can progress to Level II

Programme

  • Introduction to Partial Discharge 
  • Overview of On‑line and Off‑line PD Test Methods Part 1
  • Overview of On‑line and Off‑line PD Test Methods Part 2
  • Deployment of PD testing in Asset Management Systems
  • HVPD HV Faraday Test Facility: Testing on 33 kV Cable Sample Practical
  • PDS Insight™: Presentation and Practical session
 

Features

  • Training carried out by expert PD test engineers
  • Q&A session after each module
  • Certification after passing the Level I exam
  • Training materials and seminar pack
  • Refreshments and buffet lunch

Book your place today

Please use the below form to secure your place or book Level I and II together here