Join us at the Nor-Cal Controls Training Facility in the Northern California foothills for a deep dive into operator fundamentals as they pertain to Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems. Learn NERC fundamentals and SCADA as they apply to the electrical grid. The training topics and principles covered can be applied to any SCADA system platform (hardware/software).

EPC contractors, asset owners and solar industry professionals can all benefit from this 2-day training course. Graduates will understand the “big picture” as it applies to solar PV plant operations within the utility scale sector.

 

Upcoming 2020 Training Dates

 

Quarter 1:

NERC/SCADA 101:      Tuesday, March 10th –  Wednesday, March 11th

 

Quarter 2:

NERC/SCADA 101:      Tuesday, May 12th –  Wednesday, May 13th

 

Quarter 3:

NERC/SCADA 101:      Tuesday, July 21st –  Wednesday, July 22nd

 

Quarter 4:

NERC/SCADA 101:      Tuesday, October 20th –  Wednesday, October 21st

 

GRID FUNDAMENTALS/NERC 101 & SCADA 101 (2 Day Class)

 

Prerequisites: A basic understanding of power generation and solar PV projects.

Good for: EPCs, Developers, Owners, Maintenance Field Technicians, Operators 

Class Summary: Take a dive into basic operator fundamentals as they pertain to Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems. The NERC and SCADA skills you will learn are applicable to any SCADA system platform (hardware/software).

Pricing: $1,000 base price per student, Group & Multi-class Discounts available. See pricing section below for more details. 

 

 

Day One: GRID FUNDAMENTALS/NERC 101

Presented by GridSME

Day One will consist of basic electrical system knowledge and fundamentals and how they apply to regulatory and compliance authorities within the growing power generation industry. This general knowledge will aid in providing the holistic view critical to those in the industry as it pertains to Operations, Planning and Forecasting in efforts to meet present day regulatory guidelines.

 

  • Electrical Systems
  • System Operations
  • NERC Functions and
  • NERC Compliance
  • Operations Planning and
  • Forecasting 

 

Day Two: SCADA 101

Presented by Nor-Cal Controls

Day Two encompasses a thorough introductory course regarding the most critical of today’s power generation aspects—the ability to gather data from site devices and use it to make time sensitive decisions to enhance productivity, efficiency and revenue generation. This course will empower the student with an understanding of SCADA systems that will work with any platform, ensuring best practices are adhered to for any utility-grade power generation site.

 

  • Introduction to SCADA
  • How SCADA Is Used
  • SCADA Architecture
  • SCADA Protocols
  • HMIs and Data Visualization
  • Historian Overview
  • Network Overview
  • SCADA Implementations

The training topics and principles covered can be applied to any SCADA system platform (hardware/software).

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Pricing

  • $1,000 base price per student 

  • Group Discount available: $800 per student for groups of 4 or more   

Location

Nor-Cal Controls, ES Inc.

4790 Golden Foothill Parkway
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762

 

Hotel Accommodations

Holiday Inn Express & Suites                                        

4360 Town Center Boulevard
El Dorado Hills, CA 95762

Food Provided

Breakfast treats with coffee and a catered lunch with refreshments will be provided on each training day. Please let us know if you have any allergies or dietary restrictions so we accommodate.
 

 

Questions?

Nor-Cal Training Contact:

Samantha Scott (916) 836-0800 ext. 108
training@norcalcontrols.net

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