Earth testing

Basic courses in measurement technique and measurement methods.
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Technical information

Course name: Earth testing
Course manual: No
Type: Classroom
Course duration: 2 days
Provider: Trainor
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This basic course provides an introduction to measuring transitional resistance and earth resistance. Participants learn to conduct tests, analyse the results and document that the transitional resistance in a high-voltage installation meets the requirements of applicable norms and regulations.

Target group

Operation and maintenance personnel, fitters, and supervisory personnel from power companies, electrical companies and industrial plants.

Subjects covered in the course
  • FEF 2006 § 4-11 Earthing systems
  • Safety while measuring
  • Local/global earth
  • Electrode systems
  • Soil resistance
  • Measurement methods
  • Measuring equipment
  • Operational-earthing tongs
  • Interference
  • Analysing measurements
  • Documentation