Heavy Duty Gas and Steam Turbines - Operation and Maintenance: Combined Cycle Operations (CCPP)


Date and Venue

March 27, 2023 - March 31, 2023
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dubai Deira. UAE.
June 12, 2023 - June 16, 2023
Sheraton Memphis Downtown Hotel, USA.
Aug. 21, 2023 - Aug. 25, 2023
Kigali Serena Hotel, KN 3 Ave, Kigali, Rwanda
Nov. 20, 2023 - Nov. 24, 2023
University of Ghana, Legon, Accra Ghana



This course offers a firm understanding of the basic operations of GE Combine Cycle Plants and is designed for those persons with no or limited knowledge of Combine Cycle Plants. The objective of this course is to give participants an understanding of basic Combine Cycle Power Plants operations as well as a fundamental knowledge on plant start-up, normal operations, shutdown and abnormal operations. A distinct emphasis upon safe, efficient power plant operations. Emphasis is placed on the following areas:

  • Thermodynamic Review
  • Operating Philosophy
  • General Operator Responsibilities
  • Systems Review and Operation
  • Plant Start-up
  • Operations
  • Shutdown


Operators, engineers, technicians, and administrative personnel of operating facilities as well those who may work in affiliated industries, who wish to gain an understanding of the day-to-day operation of GE Combine Cycle Power Plant. This course is intended for personnel unfamiliar with GE Combine Cycle. It should be considered as a "beginner" level course.


Day 1 Introduction
  Thermodynamic Review
  Operating Philosophy
  General Operator Responsibilities
  Balance of Plant Systems Review and Operation
Day2 Gas Turbine Review and Operation
  HRSG Review and Operation
  Steam Turbine Review and Operation
Day 3