Mar

11-16

Hands-On Relay School (Mar 11-16)

This professional training course designed for relay technicians, electrical/power plant technicians, engineers and protective relay test specialists offers students the opportunity to exchange ideas, resolve problems in open forums, and learn preventative and corrective methods through hands-on labs. Seven tracks are available: Basic, Distribution, Transmission, Generation, Electromechanical, Automated Relay Testing and Theory. Students also attend six hours of open classroom lectures covering system protection topics, where they can select from 12 topic choices. The school is co-sponsored by Western Energy Institute and Washington State University. CEU credits available.

General Details

  • Program Chair(s)
  • Cliff Harris, Idaho Power Company

    • Program Location
    • Washington State University
    • Conferences and Professional Programs, PO Box 645222
      Pullman, WA 99164-5222
    • Who Should Attend
      • Relay technicians
      • Electrical/power plant technicians
      • Engineers
      • Protective relay test specialists
  • Application Process
  • Applications will be accepted starting November 1, 2017.

  • General Cancellation Policy
  • Due to contractual obligations, cancellations received 15 business days prior to the program will receive a full refund. Cancellations received 6 to 14 business days prior to the event will receive a refund, less a $100 administrative fee. No shows and last minute cancellations, 5 business days prior to the event or less, will be responsible for the full registration fee. Substitutions from your organization for the same event are always welcome.
  • Participation Policy
  • Western Energy Institute programs and events are open to energy companies (including gas production and electric generation, gas and electric transmission and gas and electric distribution utilities). Select programs and events are open to energy industry product and service suppliers. Programs and events are closed to all media representatives and to the general public.
  • For more information contact Diana Zoren, Director of Operations Programs at (971) 255-4965.

Agenda

Sunday, March 11, 2018

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Lab Facilitators Station Set-up

5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Registration/Reception

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Facilitator Meeting

Monday, March 12, 2018

6:45 AM - 7:30 AM

Breakfast

7:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Track Overview Lectures

9:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Lectures

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch on own

Lunch is on your own.

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

Concurrent Track labs

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Break

3:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

Dinner on your own and an optional social event at Birch & Barley

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

7:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Concurrent Lectures

9:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Concurrent Lectures

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch on own

Lunch is on your own.

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Break

3:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

On their own

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Suppliers Showcase

University Inn, Moscow, Idaho – Dinner on your own

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

7:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Educational sessions

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch on own

Lunch is on your own.

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Break

3:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

On their own

6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Reception

University Inn, Moscow, Idaho

6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Banquet

University Inn, Moscow, Idaho

Thursday, March 15, 2018

7:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Educational sessions

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Lunch on own

Lunch is on your own.

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Break

3:15 PM - 5:00 PM

Hands-On Labs

Friday, March 16, 2018

7:30 AM - 9:00 AM

Friday Presentation

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Break

9:15 AM - 11:00 AM

Friday Presentation 2

11:00 AM - 11:00 AM

School Adjourn