Transmission 101


    Transmission 101 is a 2 day course which covers the processes executed by ERCOT in the planning and operation of the ERCOT grid with emphasis on the interactions between ERCOT and Transmission Service Providers (TSPs).  The course describes TSP activities pertaining to Outage Coordination and Scheduling, Network Model Management, Congestion Revenue Rights, Day-Ahead Market/Adjustment Period plus Real-Time & Emergency Operations.


    This course is designed to provide key operations information for all TSPs including transmission operations personnel from cooperatives, and municipalities. The course is intended for all market participant personnel who are part of the dispatch operation of TSPs including real-time operators, controllers, planning engineers, operations support engineers, engineering technicians, IT staff, and others.


    Class times are as follows:

    Day 1  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
    Day 2  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

    Prerequisites: Nodal 101                                               

    Continuing Education

     Transmission 101 is recognized by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation as an approved learning activity for which NERC CE hours can be awarded, and that the provider adheres to NERC Continuing Education Program criteria.