One year Post Graduation Training program is designed as per mandatory requirement under Training and Development policy (under Indian Electricity Rules, 1981) which states that “No person shall be authorized to operate or undertake maintenance of any part or whole of generating station of capacity 100 MW and above together with the associated sub stations unless he is adequately qualified and has undergone the specified training at a recognized institute. The training for such person is to be arranged in Institute, which is recognized by CEA”.

Training is held in Nagpur. Training comprises classroom training along with regular plant visits which are conducted at nearby thermal power stations. Classroom training is well supported by computer based training programs and simulator training.

Semester Duration (Months) Subject 1 Subject 2 Subject 3 Subject 4 Subject 5 Subject 6
First Semester 2 Power Plant Familiarization Boiler and its Auxiliaries Turbine and its Auxiliaries Generator and its Auxiliaries Electrical System Balance of Plant: Coal Handling Plant, Ash Handling Plant, Water Treatment Plant, Power Plant Chemistry
Second Semester 2 Power Plant Operation – Boiler Power Plant Operation – Turbine Simulator Training – 1 Simulator Training – 2 Line Tracing Power Plant Instrumentation and Control
Third Semester 1 Power Plant Maintenance Power Plant Erection and Commissioning Power Plant Performance Optimization & Efficiency calculation Energy Management Corporate Development Program
Fourth Semester 1 AFBC, CFBC, Super Critical Technology Combined Cycle Power Generation Nonconventional Energy Resources Project Work Power Plant Management
Fifth Semester 6 In Plant Training