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Electrical Power Systems

IVE - Engineering
IVE - Engineering
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Programme Code
Subject Area
Engineering - Electrical & Electronic , Engineering - Mechanical and Building Services, Engineering - Construction
Programme Type
Short Course
Offering Institution
IVE - Engineering
Contact Hours
Programme Fee
Special Offer
Lifelong Learning Subsidy HKD$1,950.00 only
Class Code Commencement Date Class Location Medium of Instruction Apply Online Class Remarks Class Status
1532-14 2022.11.10 Billion Plaza Centre
Cantonese supplemented with English
Face-to-face lessons may be changed to online or other modes where appropriate according to the special circumstances.
Power Transmission & Distribution Systems Overview
  • Layout of power generation, transmission & distribution systems, main switch-room, main switch-board and transformer room
  • Functions and applications of essential components in power transmission and distribution systems
  • Radial, ring and inter-connectors for distribution system
Two-port Network
  • Parameters for typical networks; series impedance, shunt admittance, T and π- networks
  • Short and medium transmission line models and their effects in the process of power transmission
Power Quality of T&D Systems and Compensation
  • Effects of power factor on power distribution system
  • Causes and solutions to voltage dip and transient current in supply systems
Tariffs and Power Factor Improvement
  • Calculations of electricity bills on block rate and two-part tariff
  • Power factor correction for maximum saving
Power System Faults and Protection
  • Causes of faults in power systems and ways to restraint fault current
  • Per unit system, fault calculation in power system networks
  • Protection schemes in power systems networks

Entry Requirements

Suitable for applicants who has knowledge in Electrical Engineering.

Suitable for the following higher diploma graduates so as to meet the academic requirements for registration as Grade B Electrical Worker by the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department.
- HD in Energy Management Services (Programme Code: 71311)
- HD in Environmental Engineering and Energy Management (Programme Code: 71313)
- HD in Intelligent Buildings and Automation Engineering (Programme Code: 71306A/71906A)
- HD in Electrical and Mechanical Services (Programme Code: 91313)
- HD in Intelligent Building Technology and Automation Engineering (Programme Code: 71316)*
*completion of one more bridging module "Electrical machines and Drives" is needed

Applicants can use the "Apply Online" function, which available from the programme website and login to the Online Enrolment System to submit their applications.

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Email: EDIT@vtc.edu.hk

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