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Course Schedule
Classroom Sessions:
Date Venue Fees
15 - 19 Jul 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
14 - 18 Oct 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
02 - 06 Dec 2024 London - UK $5,950
14 - 18 Jul 2025 Dubai - UAE $5,950
13 - 17 Oct 2025 Dubai - UAE $5,950
01 - 05 Dec 2025 London - UK $5,950
Course Description


The Smart Digital Transformers for Transmission and Distribution training course addresses the complexities and advancements in today’s energy distribution systems, focusing on the integration and benefits of smart digital transformers. As the energy landscape evolves with an increased emphasis on renewable energy and the integration of new loads, such as electric vehicle charging stations, the training course aims to provide participants with a detailed understanding of the characteristics, construction, and benefits of oil-filled and dry-type digital transformers. This Smart Digital Transformers for Transmission and Distribution training course highlights the environmental benefits of ester-based insulation oil and the cutting-edge technology of gas-insulated transformers that complement current gas network infrastructures.

This comprehensive training course delves into the theoretical underpinnings of smart transformer technologies and emphasizes practical knowledge through an interactive learning approach. Participants will engage in hands-on workshops, case studies, and discussions facilitated by industry experts using various teaching techniques. The goal is to foster a deep understanding of smart transformers, including their operational principles, the importance of reducing carbon footprints through ester-based oils, and the architecture of gas-insulated transformers.

Upon completing this Smart Digital Transformers for Transmission and Distribution training course, attendees are expected to gain insight into the future direction of energy transmission and distribution. The training course highlights the importance of technical training and the potential for productivity increase through an in-depth understanding of state-of-the-art maintenance technologies. Furthermore, it encourages personnel to network with technology leaders, thus fostering an environment that embraces technological advancements and addresses the challenges posed by the future of energy distribution.


Upon completing this Smart Digital Transformers for Transmission and Distribution training course, all participants will have developed a descriptive understanding of different transformer oils and the distinct operating mechanisms of dry-type digital transformers. Additionally, the training course enhances their appreciation for the capabilities of digital substation transformers, lending insight into their efficient performance. Regarding smart transformers, the training course facilitates a more profound comprehension of their advantageous traits. Participants are also drawn into the urgent discourse on environmental preservation through the lens of the energy sector - specifically, acknowledging the crucial role of ester-based oils in curbing carbon emissions associated with transformer operations. Lastly, the training course offers an extensive dissection of gas-insulated transformer architecture, a critical contemporary topic in energy distribution.


This Smart Digital Transformers for Transmission and Distribution training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Electrical Engineers & Supervisors
  • Maintenance Technicians
  • Engineering Professionals
  • Managers of the Electrical Engineering department
Course Outline

  • Types of generator step-up transformer (GSU), power transmission transformers and distribution power transformers

  • Significance of transformer vector groups

  • Types of windings and winging insulation materials

  • Characteristics of a smart transformer

  • Smart transformer for distribution system

  • Role of digital transformers in the grid

  • Maximising transformer reliability

  • Natural esters specifications, characteristics and performance

  • Digital substation architecture

  • The ABB Ability transformer with TXplore

  • The ABB TXpert digital transformer solution

  • The Siemens Sensformer digital transformer

  • The SIEMENS Pretact architecture for digital solutions

  • Gas insulated transformer illustrated

  • Gas insulated transformer with alternative SF6

  • Transformer protection including inrush current

  • On successful completion of this training course, GLOMACS Certificate will be awarded to the delegates
  • Continuing Professional Education credits (CPE) : In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsor, one CPE credit is granted per 50 minutes of attendance
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