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Power Plant Operator Level 1 Training

In keeping with our commitment to provide continuous training and development for our employees, NEVLEC with CARILEC to host a five-day (5 day) Level 1 training engagement for our Operators. This training was held at the Prospect Power Station’s training room for the period of June 17th to 21st 2024, 8 am to 4 pm daily.

The Operators Training was facilitated by Dr. Tagore Ramlal who imparted critical knowledge to eleven (11) employees namely, McClevan Watkins Jr., Deris Manners, Tavare Richards, Cyprian Miller, Chris-Andrew Smith, Vaughn Arthurton, Rashiem Frazer, Michael Smithen, Randy Chad Ghandeo, Kishmoy Browne and Jaheim Webb.

The training covered a range of topics such as:

  • OHMS Law, Kirchoff Voltage Law, Current Law and introduction to series and parallel circuit
  • Introduction to capacity and inductive current
  • How capacitor and inductor operate in series and parallel circuit
  • How to calculate impedance and reactance in AC circuit
  • Determine power in AC circuit
  • Frequency and Power Factor calculations
  • Magnetism
  • Transformers
  • Motors
  • Induction motor analysis
  • Synchronous generator analysis
  • Characteristics of motor under different operational circumstances
  • Engine components and system
  • Renewable Sources (wind, solar, geothermal)
  • Safety

We are pleased that all of our operators completed this training session with passing grades and were awarded certificates of completion.

Heartfelt gratitude is expressed to CARILEC and Dr. Ramlal for affording our operators this meaningful opportunity.

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