Nodal 101


    Nodal 101 is an introduction to the ERCOT nodal market. The course explores the primary market components of the Day-Ahead Market, Real-time Operations, and Congestion Revenue Rights (CRRs). This course is recommended as a prerequisite before taking more advanced courses offered by ERCOT market training.


    This high-level course is designed to provide an overview of the Texas nodal market for utility and energy company executives, directors, managers, schedulers, coordinators, dispatchers, controllers, traders, planning engineers, operations engineers, EMS-AGC engineers, engineering technicians, IT support staff, accountants, and others.  


    Course Schedule

    Start Date Duration Location Delivery
    Wed, Oct 17, 2018 1 day ERCOT Austin
    7620 Metro Center Dr.
    Austin, TX 78744
    Instructor Led Sign up
    Tue, Jan 29, 2019 1 day Pattern Energy
    1201 Louisiana #320
    Houston, TX 77003
    Instructor Led Sign up
    Thu, Mar 28, 2019 1 day Rayburn Electric Cooperative
    950 Sids Rd.
    Rockwall, TX 75032
    Instructor Led Sign up

    Prerequisites: None

    Class time is as follows:
    8 a.m. - 5 p.m.



    Download Texas Nodal Program training class materials and presentations. As new classes are offered, key materials will be posted here.

    Course materials for instructor-led courses will be provided in hardcopy on the day of the class.