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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

Introduction to Protective Relays (TLC-1000)

Formerly Introduction to Protective Relays (CSG-1050); also Basic Protective Relays (CSG-1050)
Location: 
Hellgate Training Center, 910 East 134th Street, Bronx, NY (through December 1992); The Learning Center, 43-82 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY (beginning January 1993).
Length: 
Version 1: 32 hours (4 days); includes a 4-hour field trip. Version 2: 24 hours (3 days); includes a 4-hour field trip.
Dates: 
Version 1: November 1990 - April 1996. Version 2: May 1996 -  June 2003.*
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Version 1 or 2: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: describe the principles and function of protective relay systems and associated equipment in electric power distribution systems.

Instruction: 
Version 1 or 2: Lecture/demonstrations as well as a final field trip are used to cover the following topics: basic transmission system protection; relay input devices; electromagnetic and solid state relays; primary, auxiliary and special purpose relays; relay trip circuits; transfer trip equipment; relay specifications and schematics.
Credit recommendation: 
Version 1 or 2: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Electrical Power Technology or Industrial Technology (4/91) (5/96 revalidation) (8/01 revalidation). *NOTE: This course has been combined with Introduction to Protective Relays II (TLC-1001) under the title Protective Relays for Technicians (TLC-6000). Please refer to that course exhibit for further information.

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