This is a five-day Industry Training Workshop hosted at the Siemens Swinburne Energy Transition (SSET) Hub. This intensive training program will commence by exploring power system fundamentals and its complexities. Participants will gain hands-on experience with selected modules in PSS®SINCAL and acquire understanding of their usage for specific applications.

The training commences with an Introduction to PSS®SINCAL, Basic Network Modelling, and Modelling Switches. Participants will gain hands-on experience with Manual Network Modelling, Power Flow Analysis, Extended Element Modelling, Short Circuit Analysis, Network Model Structure, and Network Graphic Structure.

*The course fee is subject to discount for the students and clients of Swinburne, Siemens and the Siemens Swinburne Energy Transition Hub.

Who should attend

This workshop is designed to cater to a wide range of participants, regardless of their prior experience in power systems. Whether you are an industry professional seeking to deepen your knowledge, a faculty member looking to expand your expertise, or a beginner-level student eager to embark on a journey in the field of power systems, the Industrial Training Course – PSS®SINCAL Module is tailored to meet your learning needs.

Skills you’ll learn

  • Understanding power system fundamentals
  • Proficiency in PSS®SINCAL
  • Hands-on experience
  • Analytical skills
  • Problem solving
  • Delivering solutions

Learning outcomes

  • Build a network model
  • Perform power flow analysis and implement effective solutions that optimize power system performance
  • Perform short circuit calculations and report analysis
  • Enhance analytical skills to effectively evaluate power system components based on short circuit results

About your instructor

  • Associate Professor Mehdi Seyedmahmoudian

    Professor Mehdi Seyedmahmoudian is a Professor at the SoSCET at Swinburne University of Technology, Australia. His research interests include renewable Energy systems, Artificial Intelligence, and application of emerging technologies, like VR-AR, in Complex Engineering problems. He strongly believes in industry engagement research initiatives and has stablished several research partnerships with external industries during his academic career. Mehdi has been chief/partner investigator of more than $15.7M funding application submission, including $6.4 successfully funded projects. He is among the top 2% researchers in the world based on his research performance within in EE and energy disciplines in 2020.
  • Jose Moreira

    Jose Moreira brings over two decades of extensive experience in the energy sector to his role as General Manager at Siemens Grid Software Australia. With a background that spans from engineering to project management, Jose has held various key positions within Siemens, including Regional Manager and Project Manager, as well as Commissioning and Configuration Engineer. His deep market knowledge and expertise encompass the entire spectrum of energy automation, SCADA systems, and communication solutions for industries and utilities, covering Transmission, Distribution, and Generation.

Why Swinburne?

Delivered by facilitators who are industry experts

Participant course training manual

Live Online delivery allows you to do the course from anywhere

Access to our team of Customer Development Advisors

Upcoming dates
Industrial Training Course: PSS®SINCAL Module 1
22 - 26 July 2024
09:30 AM - 04:30 PM

Course duration

Please note that this course will run for five days. Participants will need to attend all five days to cover the entire module.

What your course could look like

Key topics
PSS®SINCAL Software Introduction
Basic Network Modelling
Standard Power Flow Analysis
Short Circuit Calculations
Comprehensive Industry Understanding

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