Course Recommendations

Following are course recommendations for ERCOT Market Training. Some classes are available as Instructor Led Training (ILT), Web Based Training (WBT), or both. For a for detailed description of all available classes, please check out the Course Catalog.

  QSE QSE-L QSE-R RE LSE CRR TDSP
Basic Market Information
ERCOT Foundations   |   WBT              
Wholesale Markets 101   |   ILT              
Nodal 101   |   WBT              
Retail 101   |    ILT \ WBT              
Intermediate Market Information
Wholesale Markets 201   |    ILT \ WBT              
Load Serving Entities 201    |    ILT \ WBT              
Congestion Revenue Rights   |    ILT \ WBT              
Advanced Market Information
Market Settlements 301   |    ILT              
Resource 301   |    ILT \ WBT              
Intermittent Renewable Resources   |    ILT \ WBT              
Credit Management   |    ILT \ WBT              
User Interface and Focused Topics
Emergency Operations & Communications   |    WBT              
Market Information System (MIS)   |    WBT              
Introduction to ERCOT Data Extracts   |    WBT              
Market Manager   |    WBT              
Operating Reserve Demand Curve   |    WBT              
Outage Scheduler   |    WBT              
MarkeTrack System Application   |    WBT              
CRR Market User Interface   |    WBT              
Resource Indicator Start-Up Shut-Down   |    WBT              
QSE –  Qualified Scheduling Entity
QSE-L –  Qualified Scheduling Entity Serving Load
QSE-R –  Qualified Scheduling Entity Serving Resources
RE –  Resource Entity
LSE –  Load Serving Entity
CRR –  Congestion Revenue Rights Account Holder
TDSP –  Transmission and/or Distribution Service Provider