SPS Familiarisation

The course is designed to obtain the fundamental understanding of the SPS systems and their components as a source of renewable supply.

This training has been developed as a joint initiative between Power Training Services and North Metro TAFE. The training will be held at TAFE’s renewable energy facility which has been designed to replicate the components of an SPS.

Course duration

4 hours

Suitable for

Any Western Power people who require an understanding of SPS.

Course includes

  • identifying the components associated with a typical SPS
  • understanding how components of the SPS is affected by nature
  • demonstrating how the components of a SPS connect to form a Standalone system
  • understanding how electrical installations effect SPS performance


Approval from Formal Leader is required before enrolling for this course

What to wear

PPE Level 0 including:

  • long-sleeved shirt and long trousers
  • enclosed, flat footwear (must provide full protection of foot, ie not sneaker or canvas shoes)

For more information about Western Power PPE requirements view the Western Power PPE Procedure


Written assessment


Certificate of Attendance

Note: This course is delivered by a third party training provider.

Please complete the enrolment form (link below) and then submit it via email to coordinator.balmid@nmtafe.wa.edu.au

PTS960 SPS Familiarisation - Enrolment form

If there are no classes currently available that suit your needs, please contact PTS to request a booking.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

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