The seminar provides in-depth knowledge of external and internal lightning protection and surge protection, which is necessary for the planning, installation, testing and maintenance of lightning protection systems based on the IEC 62305 lightning protection series of standards.
The fundamentals of IEC 62305-4 Lightning Protection of Electrical and Electronic Systems in Structural Installations are also covered. The standards are explained using practical examples.
The topics in detail
Overview of standards, thunderstorm origins and lightning data, air-termination systems and down conductors, grounding systems, causes of lightning damage, equipotential bonding, protective measures in power engineering and information technology networks, installation faults, lightning protection zone concept, electrical insulation of external lightning protection (separation distances), planning, testing and maintenance of lightning protection systems, materials