Distribution Station & Feeder Protection

person icon Graham Van Brunt

Distribution Station & Feeder Protection

Fuses, Relays, Recloses, Surge Protection Devices

updated on icon Updated on Sep, 2023

language icon Language - English

person icon Graham Van Brunt

architecture icon Business,Operations,Workplace Health and Safety


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Course Description

This course covers utility distribution stations and feeder protection including fuses, new IED relays, and old-school time overcurrent relays. Feeder relays and apparatus are examined including recloses. Power transformer protection is reviewed including Current Mismatch Caused by Differing CT Ratios; Delta-Wye Transformation & Currents Shifts; Mismatch Induced by Load Tap-Changers; CT Saturation and Remanence and Inrush Phenomena and Harmonic Content problems.

Who this course is for:

  • Engineers, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors & Students.


What will you learn in this course:

  • Here we deal with the protection & control principles of distribution stations and feeders. Transformer Differential Protection is studied along with overcurrent protection.

  • System Faults; station configuration & elements; Differential Protection; CT Saturation & Mal-operation of Transformer Protection; CT Saturation & Restraint Differential Protection;


What are the prerequisites for this course?

  • A solid background in electrical circuitry.

Distribution Station & Feeder Protection


Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course

7 Lectures
  • play icon Introduction 09:11 09:11
  • play icon Chapter #1 Per Phase Analysis 38:21 38:21
  • play icon Chapter # 2 Sub-Station Protection 01:13:41 01:13:41
  • play icon Chapter #3 A Protection Coordination Problem 30:17 30:17
  • play icon Chapter #4 Surge Protective Equipment 32:14 32:14
  • play icon Chapter # 5 Transformer Protection 54:13 54:13
  • play icon Resources

Instructor Details

Graham Van Brunt

Graham Van Brunt

With an entire career in the power sector of engineering, Graham graduated from Queen's University coupled with subsequent studies with Wilfrid Laurier University to travel the globe and apply his skills and garner his protection and control experience internationally. 

His passion for staying in touch with his profession and his kinship for mentoring has kept him in front of an audience of learners.

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