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Professional Engineering Training

If you’re considering a career in power system analysis, then this engineering training is an excellent opportunity. Not only does it give you the knowledge that you need, but it also allows you to learn from Kirby Automation Ltd. We are one of the UK’s leading companies, and we’d love to hear from you.

What We Offer

We provide training in the fundamentals of  power system analysis, power system protection, and network studies. This training material has been delivered to Master’s-level students at Brunel University and Staffordshire University as modules towards their award.

What’s Do We Cover?

Topics include:

  • Identification of Power Sequence Components
  • The per-Unit System
  • Time Graded Protection Schemes 
  • Design Methodologies for Unit & Non-Unit Protection
  • Directional Schemes
  • Relay Characteristic Angle 
  • Fault Level Calculation

Why Do We Do This?

The future of engineering is incredibly important to us. This is shown in our support of science, technology, engineering, and maths activities in the Staffordshire region STEM Ambassador program. We also support the IET and the IEEE in promoting the vision of engineering as a career for today’s students.

Stoke Education & Skills Partnership

Kirby Automation supports the Stoke Education & Skills Partnership (SESP) to promote the career aspirations of those currently at school in Stoke and Staffordshire. A series of promotional videos were created, with sponsorship from Kirby Automation. They show the different types of career path available, and are titled “Stoking Your Future”. The videos follow a day in the life of a number of young people, to show what to expect when joining the workforce.

Contact us, for more information on our engineering training, an excellent gateway into power system analysis roles.