This class is good for brushing up on concepts not always used on the job.
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This two-day course is designed to meet the requirements of the new PER-006 Standard as well as provide plant operators insight into the affects a generator can have on the BES, as well as the affects the BES can have on the generators.
With the changing landscape of generation on the Interconnection, this class will look at how these changes affect how we perform our job. We will look at the concepts of Balancing and Load Following and dissect how they differ and why these two related functions work together to keep the lights on.
This class is a revision of the popular Hands-on Grid Concepts class and is applicable for dispatchers of all levels of experience. We will focus on sharpening skills and reinforcing fundamentals of dispatching topics that we may not use on a daily basis in our job. This class touches on most of the topics we learned when studying for the NERC exam. As with all GTS classes, every lecture segment is followed up with a simulation segment to reinforce the topic.