About This Class

The Centerpiece of our training is our On-Site Power Generation Seminar. Our learning center offers valuable “Hands-On” learning experience with functional equipment.

Who Should attend? This seminar was developed for Maintenance Personnel, Facilities Engineers, Contractors, Owners and anyone who’s duties require them to interaction with a rental or standby power generator.

Our Goal is to provide you with a thorough understanding of the basic and the applications from the simplest to the most complex systems.

Your GEN-TECH Instructors:

Our goal as Power Generation Specialists is to provide you with a thorough understanding of the basics and the applications from the simplest to the most complex on site power system.  Our Instructors bring a combined total of over 60 years experience with alternators, prime movers and their associated systems for hands-on, real world, work experience.

We are pleased to offer our On-Site Power Generation Seminar through out the year.  Please contact us to learn about the upcoming dates.

Day 1
Seminar Start – 8:00AM
8:00-9:00 – Safety
9:00-11:00 – Basic Electricity
11:00-12:00 – AC/DC, circuits and magnetism
12:00-1:00 – Lunch
1:00-3:00 – Understanding Power Generation  – HANDS-ON TRAINING
4:00-5:00 – Components, frequency and voltage
Seminar End – 5:00PM

Day 2
Seminar Start 8:00AM
8:00-8:15 – Review – HANDS-ON TRAINING
8:15-9:00 – Controls
9:00-10:00 – Electronic Isochronous and Mechanical Droop Governors
11:00-12:00 – Voltage regulation
12:00-1:00 – Lunch
1:00-2:00 – Relays, oil pressure, and water temperature
2:00-3:00 – Auto Start/Stop Logic controls, safeties, and protective relaying
3:00-4:00 – Diesel, methane, natural gas and propane system operation
4:00-5:00 – Fuel Systems, Diesel fuel maintenance
Seminar End – 5:00PM

Day 3
Seminar Start – 8:00AM
8:00-8:15 – Review – HANDS-ON TRAINING
8:15-9:00 – Transfer Switches, Outside Demonstration
9:00-10:00 – Paralleling Generators
10:00-12:00 – Generator Operation and logic
12:00-1:00 – Lunch
1:00-2:00 – Switchgear / Co-Gen- Importance of switchgear controls
2:00-3:00 – Controlling Air-Fuel Ratio and Emissions
3:00-4:00 – Parallel to utility and heat recovery
4:00-5:00 – Engine and Generator Maintenance
Seminar End – 5:00PM

What people say about the class…

The 3 day training I received has provided me with a better understanding of a generator. The hands on time was very powerful. – Ernie Hyzer

The trainers were very knowledgeable and kept the class engaged going from basic electricity to programmable logic. I would definitely recommend this class. – Bill hammock Jr.

For more information please contact us below.