Workshop EMTP

September 19th - 20th, 2016
Tunis, Tunisie

Course Fees: 550 Dinar Tunisien = 225 euros

- 1 lunch (included transport)
- 2 breaks

Language: English and Frencho

The registration is closed


Course objectives:

The objective of this course is to give to beginner participants a good first hands-on experience on EMTP-RV and an overview of the EMTP-RV capabilities. The course is based on the usage of EMTP-RV for demonstrating concepts and teaching through practical problem cases.


Course structure:

The duration of the course is 2 days. 19 and 20 September 2016.
The course starts at 9:00 a.m. and ends at 5:00 p.m. every day.
The course is presented in English and French.


Course structure:

They could be users of the software but also people who would like to discover how useful simulation can be for them.

·         Professionals from Power Transmission,
·         Distribution and Production companies,
·         Professional engineers,
·         Consultants,
·         Post-graduated students,
·         People interested in electromagnetic transient studies.


Computer and temporary EMTP-RV license:

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


Computer and temporary EMTP-RV license:

- Mr Tuan Tran (CEA, France)
- Mr Jules Fono (Powersys, France)



DAY 1 (19 Septembre)

General presentation of Powersys :

- Software

- Services


Presentation of EMTP-RV

- General introduction

- Typical field of applications


Introduction to the Graphical User Interface EMTPWorks (part I)

- Presentation of the User Interface

- How to create a simple circuit?

- General signals, 3-phase signal and bus

- How to run a simulation?

- Introduction to MPLOT

- Practical exercises


Introduction to the Graphical User Interface EMTPWorks (part II)

- Subcircuit creation and hierarchical designs

- Multi-page designs   

- Basic models

- Practical exercises


EMTP-RV Simulation options:

Load-Flow solution

Steady-state solution

Time domain analysis

Frequency scan


Introduction to ScopeView

- Presentation

- Practical exercises 


DAY 2 (20 Septembre)

Part I: Simulation of Electromagnetic Transient in Power System with EMTP-RV

- Introduction

- Transient Recovery Voltage (TRV) calculation

- Temporary OverVoltage (TOV) calculation

- Switching OverVoltage (SOV) calculation

- Absorption energy of series capacitors protected by varistors

- Circuit breaker parallel resistor

- Lightning overvoltage

- Single phase auto reclosing

- Ferroresonnance


Part II: Renewable Energy Integration into Grid with EMTP-RV

- Impacts of Renewable Energy Sources (RES) in grid

- Control Strategies of RES

- Microgrids



ENIT (Ecole Nationale d’Ingénieurs de Tunis)

Salle de conférence:1002

Tunis le Belvédère – TUNISIE


General conditions for EMTP-RV courses:

Please register as early as possible if you plan to attend the EMTP-RV course.

Withdrawal from the Course:
In case you cannot attend the course after having registred, please contact us as soon as possible at sales@emtp-software.com



You can register now on POWERSYS Website:
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Contact for course information:

EMTP-RV Team | sales@emtp-software.com

Les Jardins de l‘Entreprise | BP 35 | 13610 – Le Puy Sainte Reparade | France
Tel. : +33 (0)4 42 61 02 29 | www.powersys-solutions.com