103 Intermediate Topics 1 in SKM Power*Tools 2-Day Training
Cable Ampacity, Auto Coordination & Evaluation/Equipment Evaluation, DC Systems with Arc Flash, Auto Design
develop a working knowledge of the Power*Tools for Windows Cable
Ampacity, Auto Coordination & Evaluation/Equipment Evaluation,
DC Systems with Arc Flash study, and Auto Design modules.
Review software interface on how to navigate the software effectively.
Review Study Options to learn how they affect study results.
Learn how to interpret study results.
Learn efficient management and use of Libraries.
Review reporting options and customized output Forms.
101 Intro 1 to SKM Power*Tools 3-Day Training or Basic working knowledge of the SKM PTW Software
Basic computer skills
is a brand new course for 2018 and focuses on 4 areas of the software
where the analysis is becoming more commonplace in the power industry
and to help protection engineers be more efficient with new time features. Students will earn
1.6 CEUs for this course.
Review of software interface and navigation.
Creating underground duct banks and in-air installations.
Use of and creating library models for physical cables and ducts.
Auto Coordination & Evaluation:
Overview of rules implemented in Power*Tools, including NEC and recommended industry standard practices.
Example practice project demonstrating issues and resolution process.
Review of software interface. All vs Selected equipment list.
Interpreting results (pass/fail/warning) and Evaluation Notes
Dynamic TCC generation
DC Systems with Arc Flash Evaluation:
IEEE 1584 and NFPA 70E standards, NEC and OSHA requirements
IEEE 1584 and NFPA 70E Calculation Procedures
Relationship with Short Circuit and Protective Device Coordination studies
Arc Flash Labeling Requirements, Personal Protection Equipment
Custom Labels and Work Permits
Examples and interpretation of PTW Arc Flash results
Review of module interface and methodology.
Example project - building a working design model.
Review issues and resolution process.
Review Design Libraries
This course is intended for electric power engineers responsible for
the design and analysis of three phase and DC electrical distribution
systems. No previous electrical distribution system analysis experience
Intermediate Topics 1 in SKM
7:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday and Tuesday
$895 for Intermediate Topics 1 in
SKM Power*Tools 2-Day Training.
Does not include hotel or travel costs. $1,695 (Save $95) for 103 and 104 4-Day. Does not include hotel or travel costs.
Registration Fees Include
1 Training Manual, Continental breakfast
each day from 7 to 7:30 AM, On-site
lunches each day, and an IEEE Certificate of Completion.
will provide a computer with the software installed for the Torrance
location only when requested. However, students are highly encouraged
to bring their own laptop computers. SKM will provide the latest
version of the PTW software prior to the class for installation.
License key will be provided on the first day of the course.