City & Guilds 6545 Part 1 Certificate in Combined Cycle Power Plant (CCPP) Operation Gas Turbine

Course Overview

This course is for anyone new into the power industry wishing to gain knowledge of gas turbines and their application. Also personnel advancing to a control room post in a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) Power Plant.

On completion of the course you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of Power Plant efficiency, its importance and what makes a Combined Cycle Plant more efficient.

Course details

Duration
5.0 days
Capacity
10 people
Price
£1400.00
Course Location
Ratcliffe-on-Soar (Nottingham)
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Course Content

This course is class room based and focusses on the core principles of CCGT plant operation, including:

  • The Gas Laws and Thermodynamics of the Brayton Cycle
  • The Gas Turbine: Compressor design and operation
  • Combustion system design and operation
  • Power Turbine design and operation
  • Auxiliary systems
  • Open cycle operation Auxiliary internal combustion engines: 2 stroke and 4 stroke cycles
  • Engine configurations and applications
  • Combustion theory for Gas Turbines and environmental issues
  • Basic electrical theory, alternators, including static frequency converters
  • Electrical systems, including “Banking” arrangements and protection
  • Safety, plant care and fire systems
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