Get started training with EMTP® - San Francisco


The objective of this training is to get familiar with the usage of EMT-type software and the study of power-system transients. How to model power-systems, what scenarios to run and how to interpret and verify results are as many questions that will be addressed. The software EMTP® is used for demonstrating concepts and teaching through practical cases. Prior experience with EMTP® is not required.

This training will start before Renewable Energy: Grid integration studies. You are able to register separately to those courses.

The Get started session is free of charge for the attendees of the Renewable Energy training


Training structure

The duration of the training is 1 day.
The training starts at 10 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m. every day.
Lunch breaks are from noon to 1 p.m.
The training is presented in English.


Computer and temporary EMTP® license

Each participant will have to bring a personal computer. EMTP® temporary licenses will be provided for the duration of the course.



  • Presentation of EMTP®

    • General introduction

    • Typical field of applications

  • Introduction to the graphical user interface EMTPWorks

    • Presentation of the user interface

    • How to create a simple circuit and run simulation?

    • Introduction to MPLOT & Scopeview

    • Sub-circuit creation and hierarchical designs

    • Simulation options

      • Load-flow analysis

      • Steady-state solution

      • Time domain analysis

      • Frequency scan - Practical exercises - Introduction to protection toolbox


Contact for training information


8525 Gibbs Dr, Suite 304

San Diego, CA 92123



Phone: + 1 727 288 8100


General conditions

Participants will have to pay 100% in advance before the course.

Advance payment is required by Credit Card (*5% tax will apply on credit card payment) or by Bank wire Transfer.

Cancellation can be made according to POWERSYS’ General Conditions for training:

In case you cannot attend the training after having registered, please contact us as soon as possible at
In case of cancellation three weeks or more before the beginning of the training, the participants will not be charged.
In case of cancellation less than three weeks before the beginning of the training, POWERSYS will charge the participant 50% of the training fees.

Please note that POWERSYS will not reimburse any travel and/or accommodation expenditure in case of cancellation of the training.
We recommend you to make your travel arrangements once the training is confirmed.


Register now



April 16th, 2019




Spaces Levi's Plaza, Regus Office 
1160 Battery Street East Suites 100
San Fransisco, CA 94111



Henry GRAS

Project Engineer, POWERSYS