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The Kafue Gorge Regional Training Centre employs a total of four fully qualified Academic Staff on full time basis. From time to time the Centre engages industry based professionals with outstanding experiences in their field of specialisation to work as Guest Lecturers. It is with this culture and background that the Centre will always endeavour to give participants the best Laboratory practicals, site visits and classroom lectures. We specialise in Energy and Social skill training with a strong emphasis on employee skill development (in-service training), we also create tailor made courses and offer onsite training on request, you can apply for a field of your choice below or leave and inquiry. Download our course schedule and apply for a course today

Course Categories

The Centre offers training in five (5) core focus areas as listed in the tabs below, The scheduled training programmes range in duration from two days to thirteen weeks and are conducted on a residential basis. All the courses are certified at skills award level for competency under the Technical Education, Vocational and Entrepreneurship Training Authority (TEVETA) in Zambia. In addition, the Centre offers tailor-made training programmes and conducts onsite training at clients’ premises in order to cost effectively meet the specific needs of individual organizations.

Popular Courses

High Voltage Switching Operations (HVSO)

The HVSO training program provides practical skills and knowledge to develop switching programs, perform switching operations, operate HV circuit breaking devices and LV secondary circuit devices

Hydropower Plant Operations (HPO)

This training is designed for hydroelectric power plant operators and technicians to have a better understanding of hydroelectric power generation.

Switchgear Operations and Maintainance (SgOM)

This course is designed to update participants with the latest development of Circuit Breakers and to present some of the more common and updated aspects of medium voltage switch gear maintenance. This course describes the essential information that any technician who works in distribution needs to know about CB types, operation and maintenance testing required for all types of MV CB.

Electricity Appreciation for Non-technical Personnel (EANTP)

This program is meant for any technical professional with a non-electrical background who requires an understanding of basic electrical theory and electrical safety awareness in the workplace.

Control Room Operations (CRO)

This course will give participants the knowledge necessary to understand the control room operation as found in the oil, electricity and gas industry today. They will learn the purpose of a control room is to serve as an operations center where a service or facility can be monitored and controlled.

Power Systems Protection (PSP)

This course addresses all the main topics and trends relating to power system protection. It provides the knowledge and guidelines needed for the design and setting of modern power system protection systems.

Substation Operations and Maintenance (SOM)

This Substation Maintenance Training course will cover the maintenance and testing requirements for common substation devices, including power transformers, oil, air and vacuum circuit breakers, switchgear, ground grid systems, batteries, chargers and insulating liquids. This course focuses on what to do, when to do it and how to interpret the results from testing and maintenance. This Substation Maintenance course will deal with all of these important issues

Power System Operations (PSO)

This course lays the basic foundations of generation plants (or generators), their control, concepts of economic dispatch, and power flow analysis. This course gives you sufficient knowledge about generator dynamics, and concept of stability in power system operation.

ABB Product Training

Comprehensive training for engineers, maintenance and operations personnel, for ABB products, processes, and technology advances.