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Electrical Engineering for Building Services per BS & NEC

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Electrical Engineering for Building Services per BS & NEC


PROGRAM OVERVIEW


Electrical Engineering for Building Services per BS & NEC 


This certificate program introduces the full range of Electrical Building Services topics from the fundaments to Power System Design, Wiring Accessories, Cable Management system, Lighting Systems, Earthing& Lightning Protection, Fire Alarm Systems, CCTV Systems, and Access Control Systems etc. Each topic is presented so as to demonstrate the “real world“ impact of design decisions on resulting system performance. Numerous examples of actual designs are presented. (See the “Course Outline” section for details of topics).


 


WHO SHOULD ATTEND


Electrical Engineers / Designers / Draftsmen / Technicians responsible for design, drafting, installation, estimation and maintenance of electrical systems for Building & Facilities.


MEP Engineers/Managers including mechanical, electrical & instrumentation engineers who wish to understand/supervise Electro-Mechanical projects.


Electrical Engineers who are at the entry level or junior level or senior level, who wish to streamline or enhance their existing knowledge and people of other fields who aspire to make a career in Electrical Engineering for Building Services.


 


WHAT YOU WILL LEARN


Upon completion of this course the participant will be able to


The fundaments of Electrical Power Systems


Electrical Codes & Standards


Power System components- Circuit Breakers/ Transformers/ Capacitor banks etc.


Switchgears & Panel Boards


Power Cables & Applications


Cable Management System- Conduits/ Trunking/ Cable Trays/ Duct Banks/ Trenches etc.


Lighting Systems & Applications


Earthing& Lightning Protection Systems


Low Currents- FAS, CCTV, Access Control, Telephone, TV etc.


Design Calculations


Prepare Design, Shop & As- built Drawings


 


MAJOR COURSE MODULES



  • Introduction

  • Wiring Accessories

  • Circuits

  • Wires & Cables

  • Cable Management System

  • Power System Design

  • Lighting System

  • Earthing& Lightning Protection System

  • Electrical Design Calculation

  • Low Current/ ELV systems (Concept Design)

  • Electrical Drawings

  • Project Management

  • Electrical Software


 


DETAILED COURSE DESCRIPTION


Module -1) Introduction


Scope of Electrical Engineers in Modern Construction Industry


Basic Electrical Terms- Definitions, Glossary, Units, Abbreviations


Electrical Codes & Standards - BS, NEC, IEE, IEEE, NFPA, IEC etc


Generation, Transmission & Distribution of Electricity


Basic Electrical Formulae


Module -2) Wiring Accessories 


Switches & Sockets ( Types and Applications )


Spur, Fused Connection Units, Cooker Units etc.


Mounting Boxes


Isolators & Disconnect Switches


Standard Mounting Heights of Accessories


Module -3) Circuits


One Way Switch, Two Way Switch, Intermediate Switch Wirings


Final Circuits – Lighting & Power Wiring Diagrams


Radial & Ring Circuits


Distribution Boards (DB) 


Module -4) Wires & Cables


Wires & Cables ( Types and Applications)


Condutors


Insulations


Sheathing


Armoured Cables


Selection of Cables


Module -5) Cable Management System


Conduit System & Layout


Cable Trunking System


Cable Tray, Ladder Systems


Underground Cables (Directly Buried)


Duct Banks & Cable Trenches


Bus Duct & Bus Bar Risers


Module -6) Power System Design


Fuses (Types & Selection)


Circuit Breakers (Types & Selection)


RCD/ ELCB


Panel Boards – Final DB, SMDB, MDB


Motor Control Center (MCC) - Electric Motors & Starters


Coordination with HVAC, Plumbing, Fire Fighting, Lift Systems like Chillers, AHU,FCU, Water & Drainage Pumps, Fire Fighting Pumps etc


Capacitor Banks - Power Factor Improvement


Switchgear- Forms of Panels


Transformers


UPS/ Inverter


Standby Diesel Generators ( ATS & Changeover Switch )


IP Protection


Module -7) Lighting System


Lighting Fixtures ( Types & Applications )


Lighting Design- Illumination Lux Levels


Emergency & Exit Lighting System


Module -8) Earthing& Lightning Protection System


Earthing Systems ( Types, Methods & Installation )


Lightning Protection Systems


Module -9) Electrical Design Calculation


Circuit Breaker Sizing, Selection & Calculation


RCD/ ELCB Sizing & Selection


Branch & Main Feeder Cable Sizing, Selection & Calculation


Earthing Cable Sizing & Selection


Total Connected Load (TCL) & Max. or Peak Demand Calculation based on


Diversity Factors


Load Distribution Schedules & Load Balancing– Final DB, SMDB, MCC, MDB


Cable Tray Sizing


Transformer Sizing Calculations


Standby Generator Sizing Calculations


Capacitor Bank Calculations


Lighting Illumination Calculations


UPS sizing Calculations


Voltage Drop Calculations


Short Circuit Calculations


Module -10) Low Current/ ELV systems (Concept Design)


Fire Alarm & Detection System


Closed Circuit Television System (CCTV)


Access Control System


Public Address (PA), Back Ground Music (BGM) System


Satellite and Master Antenna Television System (SMATV)


Communication Systems- Telephone, Data, Structured Cabling System


Module -11) Electrical Drawings


Preparation of Lighting Layouts ( Design, Shop Drawings & As Build Drawings)


Preparation of Power Layouts ( Design, Shop Drawings & As Build Drawings)


Preparation of Single Line Diagrams (SLD) or Power Riser Diagrams & Schematic Diagrams


Preparation of Cable Tray/ Cable Routing Layouts


Preparation of Electrical General Installation Details & Sections


Module -12) Project Management


Project Estimation, Testing & Commissioning, Planning, Procurement Process, Tendering, BOQ etc


Module -13) Electrical Software


Dialux – Lighting Calculation.