DNV GL Singapore

IEC 61850 training course

Two-day training course regarding the capabilities and benefits of IEC 61850 in relation to substation automation, and regarding recent developments in this field.

Contact us:

Irene Heunks Irene Heunks
Manager Energy Academy
IEC 61850

Training Information

  • Duration:

    2 days

Course planning

November 4 & 5,2019
Arnhem, the Netherlands
EUR 1500
IEC 61850 is the current international standard used for electrical grid data communication and electrical substation modeling. It is optimised for efficient and reliable transfer of process data and commands within and between Intellegent Electronic Devices (IEDs) and substations. IEC 61850 has been designed for use over a high-speed network. This course has been designed for manufacturers and utilities.

For more information and for registration, please refer to the leaflets below and the registration form.

On request, the Energy Academy can also provide an in-house training course in English, Spanish or Dutch (content, location and duration of the course can be adapted to the client's wishes). Please contact us for more information.

  • Introduction to IEC 61850
  • Overview of substation automation
  • Communication services
  • Background, objectives and benefits
  • New developments

Target Audience:
Utilities: managers, consultants and technical advisors responsible for decision making, long term strategy, asset management and cost reduction in the context of substation automation and smart grid applications, as well as the supporting operational telecoms infrastructure within and outside the substation.

Manufacturers: developers, consultants and engineers at manufacturing companies who need up-to-date knowledge of IEC 61850. 

Related courses 

For those interested in data quality and data management, please note that we also offer a one day training course on Data management (scheduled on 6 November 2019).