Professional Development Course on Advanced SCADA and Security

Date: 
21 November - 02 December 2018

This intensive two-week program focuses on theoretical and practical aspect in details of Supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems and Security in Power System. SCADA systems have traditionally played a vital role by providing utilities with valuable knowledge and capabilities that are key to a primary business function - delivering power in a reliable and safe manner. An advanced or modern SCADA system is playing a key role in the effective operation of a utility's most critical and costly distribution, transmission, and generation in power system. A well planned and implemented SCADA system not only helps utilities deliver power reliably and safely to their customers but also helps to lower costs and achieve higher customer satisfaction and retention. Therefore, this customized course is designed to meet the requirement from the Power Grid Company of Bangladesh (PGCB) to reboot and enhance its engineers’ capability.

OBJECTIVE: The course is to provide a comprehensive overview of Advanced SCADA and Security in Power System. After completion of this training course, participants will have improved professional knowledge on design, operation and maintenance of SCADA and Security, and also gain new ideas of modern power systems.

TIMING: The training course will be held during 21 November – 2 December 2018 (excluding travel time)

VENUE: Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

PARTICIPANTS:  10 participants from Power Grid Company of Bangladesh (PGCB)

COURSE COORDINATOR: Mr. Tharakorn Chanlapa

COURSE DIRECTOR:   Mr. Fazle Karim

Senior Program Specialist

Information Technology & Engineering

AIT Extension, Asian Institute of Technology

Email: karim@ait.asia