Welcome to the Electric Power Training Center. We are devoted to providing the highest quality power system operations training. Our courses are designed for a wide range of audiences, from power plant operators, to dispatchers, or anyone else with an interest in learning about the principles and operation of power generation,
transmission and interconnected system operations. In addition to our excellent
instruction staff, we are equipped with powerful simulation tools, including the unique Miniature Power System. The MPS is a self-contained, fully operational power system simulator with over 40 full-size panels of operator controls. It includes three generators, a wind farm, four substations, many hundreds of miles of transmission lines, a dispatch center, and a variety of loads spread throughout the system.
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WAPA employees only - PRE-REGISTER FOR FY20 SCHEDULE
It's WAPA's pre-registraiton period! The EPTC is transitioning from a calendar year schedule to a fiscal year schedule, click here
to pre-register before September 30.
New Vendor courses coming to EPTC
This year, the Electric Power Training Center will continue partnering with outside organizations to offer our students the best in training opportunities. Mark your calendars for these dates and check back for registration information as it is announced.
SD Myers Utilities Program course
October 7-11, 2019
The EPTC will host this course providing overview training on reliability centered maintenance, applied transformer maintenance (reactive, preventive and predictive) as well as maintenance categories (mechanical, electrical and chemical). It will include detailed information regarding transformer basics, inspections and sampling, and insulating liquids testing.
Class wait List
Often our classes fill to capacity, and you
will therefore see a FULL note on a particular class. If the class you want happens to be FULL, please contact us to be placed on a waiting list. If there is a cancellation, chances are you can be placed into the class. If there is enough interest in a FULL class, we may schedule another class.
EPTC's Cancellation Policy
Cancellations made 45 days or more before the start of a course will be refunded in full. After this deadline, cancellations will be charged the full tuition unless a substitution for the same class is made.
If enough interest is not generated in a certain class, the EPTC reserves the right to either cancel or reschedule the training. Please keep this in mind when booking your travel.
Classes Limited to North American Grid
At this time, EPTC classes are limited to attendees whose companies are situated in the North American Grid.
EPTC Granted NERC CEH Provider Status
The EPTC is recognized by the
North American Electric Reliability Corporation as a continuing education provider who adheres to NERC Continuing Education Program Criteria. NERC ID: WAPA_EPTC_001
To view a list of the EPTC's NERC Accredited Courses
click the NERC logo above or on the CEH Icon throughout this site.