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Fundamentals of Lightning and Surge Protection

Fundamentals of Lightning and Surge Protection Seminar from Phoenix Contact
Duration:3 hours
Time:10.00 - 13.00
Price per Date: free of charge

Lunch is included at the conclusion of the seminar.

This seminar is designed for anyone with basic electrical knowledge or anyone involved in panel design/build or involved in electrical control systems, machine refurbishment/upgrade, OEM integrators as well as industrial electrical systems installers or industrial network managers.


At the conclusion of this seminar attendees will understand the dynamics of thunderstorms and lightning, personal safety, grounding and bonding of electrical systems, the basics of surge and lightning protection systems, classification of these systems, and how to select the right product for each application.


  • The dynamics of lightning and switching transients
  • Personal safety
  • Classification of Surge and Lightning Protection
  • Grounding and Bonding
  • Protection for Power Supply systems
  • Protection for MCR systems
  • Protection for transceiver systems
  • Protection in the Telecoms Industry


C6 The Exchange
Calmount Park
Dublin 12
D12 XE18