14 - 17 DECEMBER 2020 |14:30 - 18:00 (GMT+8) DAILY

About The Course

Your expert will outline the basic fundamentals of thermal power and explain how this power is used to drive prime movers (steam & gas turbines) and generators to provide electrical power.


The various types and designs of boilers and systems will be considered along with an appreciation of efficiencies achievable.

Course Fees

SGD 2,000 for 4 days

Learning Outcomes

Delegates will gain an understanding of a wide variety of thermal power plants in use for the generation of electrical power.

Who Should Attend

The course is ideally suited to non-technical professionals or technical graduates wishing to gain a basic understanding of the design and operation of thermal power plants.

Expert Course Faculty

Our key expert has considerable experience with coal fired plant up to 350MW and all Auxiliary Power station plant. As a Shift Charge Engineer, besides being responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the units, he was responsible for training Unit Operators to become Technician Engineers. In this new role the staff became responsible for the Permit System, HV switching and Emergency Procedures.


Our key expert is responsible for the introduction of computer based refresher training for PF Codes of Practice including liaison with outside agencies in the filming and design of the program.


He joined the Engineering/Maintenance Department for a while where he was responsible for running the budget on the Condenser and Feed Range section during outage, and completed an investigation into the total compressed air supply to the power station and was instrumental in the replacement of the reciprocating compressor with up to date screw compressors along with associated oil separation and drying plant.


After closure of the power station , our key expert went on to become involved in providing Operations training at various locations in including Operations Simulator training on 500MW and 660MW simulators. Also, he was part of a team set up to develop operations training for Flue Gas De-Sulphurisation Plant.


More recently our key expert has been involved in setting up and providing training and accreditation at a 65MW Biomass (wood fired) plant and a Waste to energy plant.


“A good training that covers the generation, transmission and distribution protection in theory and practicality for power and utility system.” – Electrical Engineer, Sarawak Energy Berhad

“Excellent course that covers all the topics on protection with also insights on industry practices & experiences.” – Engineer, Sarawak Energy Berhad

“Very good course!” – Electrical Engineer, Sarawak Energy Berhad

This training course will be conducted as a Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT). Delegates will receive a confirmation email after successful registration. 
Soft copy course materials & Certification of Completion will be provided to registered participants. 

Unique Features with powerEDGE Training

  • Pre-Course Questionnaire (PCQ) to help us focus on your learning objectives
  • Detailed course & reference manual for continuous learning and sharing
  • Practical exercises & case examples to better understand the principles
  • Limited class size to ensure one-to-one interactivity
  • Assessment at the end of the course to help you develop a personal action plan