Static Transfer Switches

  • Online
  • Technical
CPD
4 Hours

Course Description

Take an in-depth look at the major components, parameters, installation locations, maintenance and testing A Static Transfer Switch (STS) is critical to any redundant power system supplying data center loads. In the event of a power loss, switching to an alternate source of power without dropping the load is vital.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the STS components and their functions
  • Differentiate STS function between Normal and Bypass operation
  • Compare the advantages and disadvantages of Primary and Secondary STS configurations
  • Recognize the effect that the STS has on a facility’s reliability and availability
  • List the steps of the redundancy testing procedure for STS systems

This course has met the required standards of the organisations listed below and is approved, accredited, validated or endorsed by them.

Key Topics

  • STS Components & Configuration
  • Molded Case Circuit Breakers
  • Primary & Secondary Switch Configurations
  • STS Improved Reliability
  • STS Operation
  • Switch Logic
  • 3-Source Static Transfer
  • Monitoring Features

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