Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience
1. Protective Relays for Technicians (TLC-6000), 2. Dielectric Proof Testing (IMT-0001) (Industrial Electronics and Controls)
Power Generation Services Training Center, 910 East 134th St., Bronx, NY (through December 1992);
The Learning Center, 43-82 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY (beginning January 1993); and other company locations in the New York Metropolitan area.
Course 1: 40 hours (5 days). Course 2, Version 1: 16 hours (2 days). Course 2, Version 2: 24 hours (3 days).
Course 1: March 2001 - Present. Course 2, Version 1: March 2001 - November 2003. Course 2, Version 2: December 2003 - Present.
Course 1 and Course 2: Version 1 or 2: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: explain the theory and function of protective devices in power plant operation and test electrical equipment using high potential DC instruments.
Course 1: Major topics include: safe work practices and procedures; introduction to system protection; zones of protection; types of faults and their causes; types of relays; instrument transformers; relay device numbers and symbols; relay drawings and nameplates; relay construction and operating principles; and relay trip circuitry. Course 2, Version 1 and 2: Major topics include: dielectrics; insulation testing; dielectric proof testing; specification review; testing procedures and safety rules; work permits and test permits.
Course 1 and Course 2, Version 1 and 2: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Industrial Electronics and Controls or Power Technology (8/01) (8/06 revalidation) (10/14 revalidation) (9/19 revalidation). NOTE: Course 1 and 2 must both be completed to receive credit. NOTE: This course sequence overlaps with the next sequence and the stand-alone course, Protective Relays for Technicians (TLC-6000). Care should be taken to avoid awarding duplicate credit.