Inspection & Sampling of Fluid-Filled Transformers

  • 1/2 DAY COURSE
  • 0.4 CEU / 4 PDH / 4 NETA CTD
  • Fundamental Course

Upcoming Training Dates

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If you would like us to travel to your location, please call 330.630.7000 x. 3485 or email for more information about on-site training at your location.

Course Summary

In this 1/2-day course, you will learn the proper and safe procedures needed to obtain a representative sample of dielectric fluid. Features a sampling demonstration and practical exercises to obtain accurate oils samples for use in lab analysis. *Onsite custom pricing available

What You'll Learn

  • Safety hazards and PPE requirements.
  • Identify transformers that require extraordinary procedures to obtain samples.
  • Gain knowledge of transformers, auxiliary equipment, accessories and other equipment.
  • Learn proper oil sampling procedures.
  • Learn how proper samples lead to a more accurate trending history.

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Topics Covered

  • Safety
  • Special Care Transformers
  • Transformer Part & Visual Inspection
  • Inspection Forms/Nameplates/Gauges
  • Sampling Containers
  • Proper Sampling
  • Nitrogen Blanket
  • Packaging
  • Why Oil Test
  • The importance of monitoring the insulation
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