Troubleshooting & Maintenance of Electrical Equipment

An Interactive 5 - Day Training Course

Troubleshooting & Maintenance of Electrical Equipment

Fault Finding Techniques on an Electrical Power System

Classroom Dates
24 - 28 Jun 2024
18 - 22 Nov 2024
17 - 21 Feb 2025
31 Mar - 04 Apr 2025
Online Dates
18 - 22 Nov 2024

This Troubleshooting & Maintenance of Electrical Equipment training course has been developed to assist Electrical personnel to be able to understand, maintain and troubleshoot common problems and some uncommon problems, within modern and existing Electrical Equipment. The training course will also provide delegates with an overview and understanding of a variety of different Electrical Equipment and systems.

In the 21st Century, Electrical equipment within an Electrical Power system plays an important role in the transmission and distribution of electrical power. The equipment needs to be operated and maintained in a safe manner securing continuity of supply to consumers, whilst at the same time, remaining safe and reliable at all times.

This training course will be of extreme benefit to Electrical personnel, who need to maintain their skills and competence and also, for newly qualified Electrical personnel, to achieve the skills required to Troubleshoot and Maintain Electrical Equipment.

This Energy Training Centre training course will focus on and include the following:

  • How to carry out the correct maintenance on plant?
  • The Correct Application of Fault-finding and Practical Techniques to achieve Fault-finding
  • Focus on the Correct Techniques When Maintaining a variety of Electrical Systems
  • Earthing Systems and the Need for Correct Maintenance
  • Safe Isolation Techniques
  • Transformer Maintenance

This Troubleshooting & Maintenance of Electrical Equipment training course is designed to increase the awareness of the required diagnostic skills of engineers and maintenance teams on Modern Power systems. The training course will revolve around maintenance, troubleshooting and fault finding techniques used in today's modern systems.

At the end of this training course, you will learn to:

  • Elaborate on a variety of Electrical Faults
  • Discuss Electrical Fault Finding Procedures
  • Examine Maintenance and Condition Monitoring
  • Describe the Function of a Transformer
  • Describe the Need for an Efficient Earthing System
  • Interpret Cabling Systems and Fault-finding Techniques

In this training course, goals of each participant are discussed to ensure their needs are fulfilled, as far as possible. Formal delivery, group work, short videos and case studies are used throughout the week. Questions are encouraged throughout, particularly at the daily wrap up sessions. This provides opportunities for participants to discuss specific issues and, if possible, find appropriate solutions. General discussions are employed to highlight particular points and to illustrate particular conditions.

This Troubleshooting & Maintenance of Electrical Equipment training course will allow delegates to interact and gain shared experiences of others along with:

  • Understand the Legal requirements for Electrical maintenance
  • An Understanding for the need for routine maintenance and a logical approach to fault finding techniques
  • Develop New Skills when implementing maintenance techniques
  • Analyse Current Competence in Maintenance and Fault-finding and to fill ‘gaps’ of your current knowledge
  • Develop Skills and Knowledge to implement condition based maintenance and non-invasive maintenance, which will assist in reducing down-time and shut-down of equipment

On successful completion of this Troubleshooting & Maintenance of Electrical Equipment training course, delegates will be able to understand:

  • The need for routine inspection, adequate maintenance of equipment and accurate record keeping
  • Safe Methods of Maintenance Management
  • The Effective Maintenance Activities for best utilisation of Time and Resources
  • Electrical Equipment and Systems Maintenance Requirements
  • The Requirements for a logical process in Fault-finding and Troubleshooting

This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • Electrical Professionals
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Electrical Supervisors
  • Technicians
  • Professionals responsible for the operation, maintenance and fault finding techniques
  • Personnel who have a work scope which includes limited Electrical maintenance

Day One: Introduction and Safety                                                                                                                                                   

  • Types of Fault and Factors affecting Fault Levels
  • Maintenance of Electrical Equipment
  • Managing Maintenance
  • Safety
  • Balanced and Unbalanced Faults
  • Safe Working Practices and Isolation Procedures

Day Two: Maintenance of Electrical Equipment

  • Safe Working Practices and Isolation Procedure's
  • Predictive Maintenance
  • Preventative Maintenance
  • Reactive Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Condition Monitoring

Day Three: Maintenance Engineering

  • Electrical Testing for Troubleshooting
  • Transformer Maintenance
  • Generator Maintenance
  • Transformer Components and Troubleshooting
  • Maintenance of Electric Motors
  • Power Electronics and Pulse Width Modulation Invertors
  • AC Machine Components and Problem Solving

Day Four: Troubleshooting, Maintenance and Cable Faults

  • Synchronous Generators
  • Generator Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Variable Speed Drives and Harmonics
  • Cable Fault Locating
  • External Influences

Day Five: Cabling and Maintainability

  • Compatibility of Equipment
  • SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition)
  • Compatibility of Electrical Equipment
  • Maintainability of Electrical Equipment
  • Concepts of Protective System Protection

We offer two main training formats to cater to different preferences and needs: 

  • Classroom Training Delivery – Our traditional classroom-based training courses provide a face-to-face learning experience with subject matter experts. You’ll benefit form in-person interactions, hands-on exercises, and a structured classroom environment.
  • Online Training Delivery – We also offer convenient live/online training courses that you can access from anywhere with a stable internet connection. These courses provided flexibility and allow you to learn anywhere, making them suitable for busy schedules or remote learning.

The Energy Training Centre Certificate of Completion with corresponding learning hours who has successfully completed the training course.

Yes, we provide assistance by issuing a Letter of Invitation stating that you are confirmed to attend our training.

We value transparency and are happy to provide our instructor’s profiles upon request. If you would like to learn more about our instructor’s’ qualifications, expertise, and experiences, please email us at

Yes, we do. We provide tailored training courses designed to meet the specific requirement of larger group of individuals. These customized training courses can be conducted both classroom and online formats, allowing you the flexibility to choose you preferred dates and duration.

Please contact us at to discuss your group’s training needs, and we’ll work with you to create a personalized training course that aligns with your objectives.

We have multiple international training venues. You may find this through our website link: 

Our training courses are held at our partnered hotels within the city included within our training

Yes, here are the following options we can offer to assist you:

  • Corporate Discount – We can extend our corporate discount to participants staying at the same hotel, if we have any. Please enquire about the availability of this discount when you register for the training course.
  • Nearby Hotel Suggestions – If you prefer other accommodations, we can provide a list of nearby hotels to suit your needs and budget.

Feel free to go through hotel booking platforms on the internet to find the most cost-effective for you.

No, we do not provide job placement services after the training course. However, we are confident that our training course equips you with the necessary tools and knowledge to enhance you career prospects and promote career growth. Our training course are designed to empower you with valuable skills and expertise to excel in your chosen field.

  • Tuition fee for a 5-day training course
  • Provision of a world-class subject matter expert to deliver this training
  • Meeting at a hotel venue corresponding to your chosen session
  • Welcome food and drinks, AM / PM snack, and Lunch
  • Digital course materials (e-Tablet)
  • Course completion certificates
  • Designing and administration of Pre-& Post Course Assessments
  • Preparation of participant’s Performance and Appraisal Report, if required
  • Issuance of Letter of Invitation for delegates needed visa processing, if required
  • Tuition fee for a 5-day online training course
  • Provision of a world-class subject matter expert to deliver this training through live/virtual delivery
  • An electronic copy of the training manual and relevant hand-outs
  • Issuance of The Energy Training Centre e-Certificate of Completion
  • Administration of Pre-& Post Workshop Assessments
  • Link access of online platform acceptable to both parties

Certainly, we do provide corporate rates tailored for organizations seeking to enrol multiple employees in our training programs. To facilitate this, we encourage you to make a formal request via email addressed to We’ll be delighted to discuss and offer a suitable arrangement for your corporate needs.

Yes, special discounts are available upon request if you have more than one registrant for a course. For further information please email us at

We offer two convenient payment options:

  • Bank Transfer – You can make payment via bank transfer. Once your registration is confirmed, you will receive an invoice with the banking details for the transfer. We would require you to supply a swift copy for us to confirm receipt of funds.
  • Payment Link – Alternatively, we provide a secure payment link that you can use to complete your payment after your registration has been confirmed.

Upon receipt of your registration details sent via email at, we will send you the following by e-mail within 24-48 hours of registration.

  • Joining Instructions
  • Invoice/receipt (where appropriate)

 If you register online, you will receive an e-mail on the same day confirming your registration.

There are two convenient options to register for a training course:

  • Online Registration Form – Register for your desired training course by completing the online registration form available on our website. Simple click on the registration button or select your preferred dates and provide the requested information.
  • Email Registration – You can email us your intention to register at Our team will guide you through the registration process and provide assistance you may need.

Yes, we do allow registration transfers in the event that you are unable to attend the training course. To initiate a transfer, please send us an official email requesting the change. We’ll guide you through the transfer process and ensure a smooth transition of your registration to another eligible participant.

Our training course sessions are scheduled and posted on our website for your convenience. However, we understand that there may be specific requirement for your group. If you have a preferred venue and specific training dates in mind, please feel free to propose them to us by clicking on the button “Propose you preferred location & date” of your preferred training course.

Our course timings slightly vary between the cities we offer our training courses. Please let us know of your preferred course and session (dates/venue) through email at Alternatively, you may call/WhatsApp us at +971 50 746 0956.

We understand that time zones may be different between our Senior Consultants and our delegates. Our standard online course timings (11:00 AM to 4:00 PM, GMT+4 – Dubai, UAE) may be adjusted upon confirming the programme. Our team shall communicate between the confirmed registered delegates and suggested a suitable course timing for all.

Our standard course duration for our classroom programmes is 6 hours per day while our online session is 5 hours per day.

Our training programmes are designed to be concise yet comprehensive, focusing on professional development. The duration varies based on the specific course content and objectives – we normally offer programmes between 5 – 10 days. However, our emphasis lies in delivering interactive and engaging sessions that prioritize depth of learning within a condensed timeframe. This approach ensures participants acquire substantial knowledge and skills efficiently.

We have been assessed by TUV Rheinland Middle East FZE and comply with Quality Management System standards – ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 29993:2017, ensuring a commitment to quality and excellence in our operations and services.

Our training courses span across diverse industries, encompassing sectors such as but not limited to:

  • Power & Utilities
  • Oil & Gas
  • Financial Institutions
  • Government and Regulatory bodies
  • Manufacturing & Production Industry

Our commitment lies in continuously refining and expanding our training course offerings to align with evolving industry landscapes. We encourage individuals to explore our website or engage with our dedicated support team for the latest information on available courses, ensuring access to the most pertinent and current educational resources.

Yes, Energy Training Centre is an ILM Recognised Provider (ID# 002398B), authorized to register learners and offer training courses recognized by ILM. Participants seeking ILM Recognised Certification would need to complete an assessment post the ILM Recognised courses. ILM is a renowned provider of leadership and management qualifications, part of the City and Guilds Group. Additionally, our company is a CPD Certified Training Company, ensuring our commitment to continuous professional development standards.