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  • Protection study
  • Review the protection concepts
  • Definition of different relays types
  • Definition of CT and PT
  • Apply protection settings
  • Check the relay’s static performance
  • Check the relay’s dynamic performance
  • Check the protective coordination
  • Drawing the relays curves
  • Describing graphic considerations
  • Reviewing the available relay models in the software library
  • Review protection toolbar and coordination tools
  • Executing multiple instances

Protection study Course Details:

  • Part 1 and part 2 (26 min): Review the protections capabilities; Graphical properties; Definition of relays and slots; Definition of CT and its details; Describe the protection modeling concept Model an overcurrent relay
  • Part 3 (10 min): Definition of PT and its details; Apply protection settings; Introduce DSL of relays Model a distance relay
  • Part 4 (4 min): Create a PSLD; Create a time-overcurrent plot; Create an R-X plot
  • Part 5 (17 min): Example of applying overcurrent relays on a radical system and their coordination
  • Part 6 (15 min): Continue overcurrent coordination; Change the relay setting in plots Time-overcurrent plot setting
  • Part 7 (23 min): Continue overcurrent coordination
  • Part 8 (7 min): Continue overcurrent coordination
  • Part 9 (16 min): Distance relay settings and coordination
  • Part 10 (19 min): Continue Distance relay settings and coordination
  • Part 11 (18 min): Continue Distance relay settings and coordination
  • Part 12 (21 min): Continue Distance relay settings and coordination
  • Part 13 (17 min): Study of the Over-voltage and under-voltage Protection Functions in DIgSILENT
  • Part 14 (16 min): Study of the over-frequency and under-frequency
  • Part 15 (14 min): Continue over-frequency and under frequency load shedding (UFLS) scheme

New parts will be recorded and will be added soon!


  • DPL
  • Reviewing objectives and capabilities of programming in the software studies
  • Introducing the DPL environment
  • Defining variables, constants, commands, functions, inputs, and outputs
  • Accessing to SLD equipment and data
  • Accessing software computational functions such as load-flow and short-circuit commands.
  • Calling a DPL command by another DPL
  • Reviewing the available DPLs in the software library
  • Executing multiple instances

  • Modal analysis
  • Reviewing the modal analysis of the concepts
  • performing modal analysis, different methods, and related settings
  • Checking the controllability, observability, and participation factors of the system
  • Creating different reports and plots
  • Graphic considerations
  • Executing multiple instances
  • Introduce methods to eliminate dynamic instability

  • Voltage stability study and capacitor placement
  • Reviewing the concepts of voltage stability
  • Reviewing assessment methods
  • Reviewing improvement tools
  • Drawing P-V and Q-V curves
  • Executing multiple instances

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supplementary Files attached to the course: To save your time, we’ve gathered important related files/ videos /software and attached them to the course as supplementary files.

  • DIGSILENT 2022 Technical References
  • DIgSILENT Relay Library

  • Pre-recorded videos with online access
  • Free updates
  • Free certification
  • Free technical support

sample parts

Main Training (Pre-recorded sections)

  • P 01 (6 minApril 08, 2022): Course Contents and details
  • P 02 (11 minApril 08, 2022): Introducing DIgSILENT
  • P 03 (6 minApril 08, 2022): Comparision of common power system study software
  • P 04 (7 minApril 08, 2022): Brief overview of DIgSILENT environment
  • P 05 (11 minApril 08, 2022): DIgSILENT menu
  • P 06 (13 minApril 08, 2022): DIgSILENT menu
  • P 07 (17 minApril 08, 2022): Study tools in DIgSILENT
  • P 08 (08 minApril 08, 2022): Creating a simple 3-bus system in DIgSILENT
  • P 09 (17 minApril 08, 2022): Line / cable modeling and parameters
  • P 10 (8 minApril 08, 2022): Generator modeling and parameters
  • P 11 (7 minApril 08, 2022): Transformer modeling and parameters
  • P 12 (9 minApril 08, 2022): Loads and busbar modeling and parameters
  • P 13 (11 minApril 12, 2022): DIgSILENT Graphics, tools, and applications
  • P 14 (12 minApril 12, 2022): DIgSILENT Graphics, tools, and applications
  • P 15 (5 minApril 12, 2022): DIgSILENT Graphics, tools, and applications
  • P 16 (10 minApril 12, 2022): Elements in DIgSILENT
  • P 17 (8 minApril 12, 2022): Different scenarios, case studies, Variations
  • P 18 (7 minApril 12, 2022): Different scenarios, case studies, Variations
  • P 19 (10 min, April 16, 2022): Equipment modeling; External Grid
  • P 20 (6 min, April 16, 2022): Load
  • P 21 (4 min, April 16, 2022): Breaker/switch
  • P 22 (12 min, April 12, 2022): Synchronous generator
  • P 23 (6 min, April 16, 2022): Transformer
  • P 24 (11 min, April 16, 2022): Line
  • P 25 (7 min, April 16, 2022): Cable and Shunt/filter C or capacitor bank
  • P 26 (16 min, April 21, 2022): Power flow study; Study setting
  • P 27 (16 min, April 21, 2022): Power flow study; Different output and reporting
  • P 28 (15 min, April 21, 2022): N-1 study; Study setting
  • P 29 (14 min, April 21, 2022): N-1 study; Different output and reporting
  • P 30 (15 min, April 22, 2022): Short-circuit study; Study setting
  • P 31 (12 min, April 22, 2022): Short-circuit study; Different output and reporting
  • P 32 (18 min, April 22, 2022): Transient study; Defining different events; Study setting
  • P 33 (20 min, April 22, 2022): Transient study; Study setting; Different output and reporting

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Supplementary files:

  • DIgSilent PowerFactory 15 User Manual
  • Load Flow Analysis in DIgSILENT PowerFactory
  • Load Flow and Dynamic Simulation with the Palau Grid
  • Load Flow and Short Circuit Calculation (Training Material)
  • Load flow Calculations (Training Course)
  • DIgSILENT Programming Language (DPL)
  • DPL Tutorial
  • Distance Protection Tutorial
  • Detailed Modelling of HV Single-Core Cale Systems
  • Compatibility Issues in Time Domain Simulations with DIgSILENT PowerFactory and SIEMENS PSSE
  • Cable Modelling Tutorial
  • Relay Modelling
  • DPL Function Reference
  • Dynamic Modelling Tutorial
  • Advanced Smart Grid Functionalities Based on PowerFactory
  • Short-Circuit Calculations(Training Course)
  • Dynamic Wind Turbine Models in Power System Simulation tool DIgSILENT
  • Grid Connection of WindFarms
  • Implementation of the Model of a Solar Inverter
  • Improving the Photovoltaic Model in PowerFactory
  • Exercises for the Power System Stability
  • Grid Compatibility of Wind Generators with Hydro-Dynamically Controlled Gearbox with German Grid Codes
  • DIgSILENT PowerFactory Model Documentation IEC 61400-27-1 WTG Models
  • Multicore Simulation of Power System Transients
  • Over-Current Protection Tutorial
  • Power System Stability on Island Networks
  • Power Systems Electromagnetic Transients Simulation
  • PowerFactory Applications for Power System Analysis (Springer)
  • Python Advanced Tutorial
  • Synchronous Generator (Training Course)
  • Transients in Power Systems by Lou van der Sluis
  • digsilent power factory 15 download
  • Training Attachments

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General introduction and software capabilities

  • Discussing basic capabilities and comparison with other network analysis programs
  • Create Username and Password
  • Introducing different parts, windows, and menus of the software
  • building a new project
  • Importing/exporting the project
  • Drawing single diagram and data entrance
  • Introducing the capabilities of DIGSILENT communication with other programs
  • Describing graphic, display, and coloring settings
  • Describing the network drawing, text, and custom shapes inserting
  • Definition of area, zone, owner, and operator
  • Creating case study, variation, and scenario

Equipment modeling

  • Modeling of the external grid
  • Modeling of transmission lines in various methods
  • Modeling of the bus, switch, and circuit breaker
  • Modeling of different types of transformers
  • Modeling of the synchronous motor and generator
  • Modeling of the capacitive banks and reactors in series or parallel connection

Load-flow study

  • Reviewing the concept of load-flow study and application
  • Describing load-flow calculation methods and settings
  • Discussing the process of equations solve
  • Reporting the results of the study
  • Specifying the special outputs
  • Describing graphic considerations

Single contingency (N-1) study

  • Reviewing the concept of single contingency study and application
  • Creating different contingency definitions and settings
  • determining and checking the study results
  • Describing graphic considerations

Short-circuit study

  • Reviewing the concept and application of short-circuit studies
  • Overviewing of the IEC-60909 standard
  • Defining different types of the short-circuit studies
  • Discussing short-circuit settings
  • Describing graphic considerations

Transient stability study

  • Reviewing the concepts of transient stability
  • Defining AVR, Governor, and PSS and introducing DSL
  • Defining different types of events
  • Determining the appropriate parameters to create the output
  • Drawing different types of curves and outputs
  • Reviewing the available dynamic models in the software library

Protection study

  • Review the protection concepts
  • Definition of different relays types
  • Definition of CT and PT
  • Apply protection settings
  • Check the relays’ static performance
  • Check the relays’ dynamic performance
  • Check the protective coordination
  • Drawing the relays curves
  • Describing graphic considerations
  • Reviewing the available relay models in the software library
  • Executing multiple instances