Relay Substation

Program Description

The Relay/Substation Tech Specialization provides students with the skills and knowledge to maintain and manage the transmission and distribution of power through electric utility systems. Coursework will cover theory in three phase power, protective relaying, power transformers, high voltage breakers, and electrical utility print reading and miscellaneous substation systems. Graduates with an A.S. in Engineering Technology with a specialization in Relay Substation Technology qualify for entry-level positions as a Relay Technician, Substation Electrician, or Field Service Engineer with utility companies, municipalities, oil fields, corporations and other heavy manufacturing industries that focus on instrumentation and control.

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This material is based upon work developed with funding from the National Science Foundation and revised, updated and disseminated with support from funds available under the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act of 2018 (Public Law 115-224) and the Florida Department of Education.