AS2067 substation and HV installations

Start time: 9:00am AEDT. Understand AS2067:2016 and the critical technical concepts to consider when designing HV installations exceeding 1kV a.c.
AS2067 substation and HV installations

An Engineering Education Australia Virtual Workshop:

This interactive virtual workshop will provide a thorough overview of AS2067, a mandatory standard for HV design.

Delivered by John Giles, an electrical engineer and design manager with over 40 years of HV experience, you'll gain a deep understanding of the critical technical concepts, clauses and design requirements indicated by the standard.

Following a detailed explanation of the sections of the standard, John will then expand on the major concepts including topics such as clearances, earthing, fire risk mitigation, equipment requirements.


Learning outcomes

  • Understand what AS2067 contains
  • Understand the fundamental technical concepts in the standards contract
  • Understand how to apply clearances
  • Understand earthing requirements
  • Understand fire risk management


Is this course for you?

This workshop is relevant to professionals working in Electrical Utilities, Transmission and distribution, large power users, Generators and renewable energy providers.

Relevant roles include but are not limited to:

  • HV designers
  • Design managers
  • Project Managers
  • Commissioning engineers

This course is most relevant to graduate to mid-level engineers.


Topics we'll cover

  • Insulation – coordination, selection, clearances
  • Equipment standards and requirements
  • Installation design – indoor, outdoor, building requirements
  • Safety measures – direct and indirect contact, arc faults, lightning, fire and explosion
  • Auxiliary systems – control and protection
  • Earthing
  • Inspection and testing



John Giles FIEAust CPEng
John Giles has more than 40 years' experience as an electrical engineer and design manager. His expertise ranges from component design, manufacturing, and project engineering to commissioning and detailed systems design. He is a member of the Standards Australia EL43 (AS2067) committee (since 1997) and the EL52 (AS7000) committee (since 2007).

John’s varied experience includes power generation, HV power transmission systems, HV power distribution, water and wastewater treatment, control and instrumentation, microwave and communications networks, building services, and process automation.


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Please note: This workshop will be delivered over 1 x 9:00am - 1:00pm AEST sessions on 11 November 2021. To ensure the optimal learning experience, capacity is strictly limited to 18 participants - register early to avoid disappointment.


11 / 11 / 2021 - 09:00 am to 01:30 pm
Registration Closes
08 / 11 / 2021 11:59 pm
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John Giles FIEAust CPEng
Engineering Education Australia
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