Northwest Electric Meter School – Track A Agenda

Monday, August 21

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Registration for Optional Metering Math Class Students/Track C

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
General Registration – Meter School

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Metering Math Class (Optional)

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Lunch

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Keynote Presentation

1:45 PM – 3:00 PM
Review of Metering Math

3:15 PM – 4:30 PM
Basic Electricity

Tuesday, August 22

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00 AM – 10:15 AM
Single Phase Meter Components

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Meter Constants and Ratios

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Lunch

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Loads and Meter Applications

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Vendor Display

2:45 PM – 4:30 PM
Theft + Tampering Detection

4:45 PM – 6:00 PM
Cookout

Wednesday, August 23

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00 AM – 9:15 AM
The Customer Premises

9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Section 1 – Introduction to Demand Metering; TOU; Load Profiling

9:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Section 2 – Demonstration + Examination of Meters Lab

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Lunch

12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Section 1 – Demonstration + Examination of Meters Lab

12:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Section 2 – Introduction to Demand Metering; TOU; Load Profiling

2:45 PM – 4:30 PM
Instrument Transformer Basics

Thursday, August 24

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Familiarization with Phantom Load Boxes, Test Jacks + Standards

9:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Section 1 – Single Phase Meter Testing Lab

9:45 AM – 10:45 AM
Section 2 Automatic Meter Reading

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Section 2 – Effects of Harmonics on Customer Equipment

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Utility Changes to Available Fault Current Affecting Customer’s Equipment

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM
Section 1 – Automatic Meter Reading

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Section 1 – Effects of Harmonics on Customer Equipment

2:15 PM – 4:30 PM
Section 2 – Single Phase Meter Testing Lab

Friday, August 25

7:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Breakfast

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Interpreting Measurements

9:15 AM – 11:00 AM
Discussion/Examination/Evaluation