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Power Cable Testing & Quality Control Online Course

 Power Cable Testing & 

Quality Control Online Course

Testing, Maintenance & Troubleshooting 

Course Content

Module 1. Why is Cable Testing Needed?

Module 2. What is done During Cable Testing?

Module 3. Type test of electrical power cable


  1. Measurement of overall diameter (where specified) (for all)
  2. Annealing test (for copper)
  3. Tensile test (for Aluminium)
  4. Wrapping test (for Aluminium)
  5. Conductor resistance test (for all)
  6. Test for thickness of insulation (for all)

Module 4 . Physical tests for Insulation and Sheath

1.      Tensile strength and elongation at break

2.      Ageing in air oven

3.      Ageing in air bomb

4.      Ageing in oxygen bomb

5.      Hot set

6.      Oil resistance

7.      Tear resistance

8.      Insulation resistance

9.      High voltage (water immersion) test

11.  Water abortion test (for insulation)

Module 5 . Acceptance test: The following shall constitute acceptance test:

1.      Annealing test (for copper)

2.      Tensile test (for Aluminium)

3.      Wrapping test (for Aluminium)

4.      Conductor resistance test

5.      Test for thickness of insulation and sheath and overall diameter

6.      Tensile strength and Elongation at break of insulation and heath

7.      Hot set test for insulation and sheath

8.      High voltage test

9.      Insulation resistance test

Module 6 . Routine test: The following shall constitute the routine test.

1.      Conductor resistance test

2.      High voltage test

3.      Insulation resistance test

4.      Partial discharge test

5.      Power and dissipation factor test

Module 7. How is Cable Testing Performed?

a.      Continuity Test

b.      Insulation Test:

c.       Phasing Test

d.      Earth Resistance Test:

e.      High Voltage Test:

f.        Partial discharge test

g.      Power and dissipation factor test

Module 8. Benefits of Cable Testing

Module 9. Why is Cable Testing Important?

Module 10. How is Cable Testing Done?

Module 11 . For 11 KV AND 33 KV XLPE Cables

1.      Phasing Test

2.        Outer Sheath Insulation Resistance

Module  12. Cable maintenance and troubleshooting

1.       Preparation 

2.      . Resistance Testing 

3.       Insulation Testing 

4.       Dielectric Strength Testing 

5.      Voltage Drop Testing 

6.       Capacitance Testing 

7.      Inductance Testing 

8.      Visual Inspection 

Module 13. Testing of HV Cables

       (i) Bending tests

(ii) Loading cycle test

(iii) Thermal stability test

(iv)  Dielectric thermal resistance test

(v) Life expectancy test

(vi)  Dielectric power factor test

(vii) Power frequency withstand voltage test

(viii) Impulse withstand voltage test 


MV Cable

Routine tests:

Routine tests are normally carried out on each manufactured length of cable.

1.    Electrical resistance of conductors

2.    Partial Discharge test

3.    Voltage test

4.    DC sheath test, if required

HV Cable

Routine Tests on Cables:

Routine tests are normally carried out on each manufactured length of cable.

        Partial Discharge test

        Voltage test

        DC sheath test, if required (same as MV cables).

.     Impulse Voltage test 

Why Choose this HV & LV Cable Testing Online Course Testing, Maintenance & Troubleshooting  ?

  • Affordable, well-structured and high-quality e-learning study materials
  • Engaging tutorial videos, materials from the industry-leading experts
  • Opportunity to study in a user-friendly, advanced online learning platform
  • Access the course content on mobile, tablet, or desktop from anywhere, anytime
  • Excellent career advancement opportunities
  • 24/7 student support via email.

Entry Requirement

  • This course is available to all learners of all academic backgrounds.
  • Learners should be aged 18 or over to undertake the qualification.


  • After completion the course successfully

Career Path

This Online Course is a useful qualification to possess, especially to people with careers in:

  • Cable Testing Engineer -
  • Power System  Engineer 
  • Substation Engineer 
  • High voltage - Production Engineer 

Top companies Provide Employment to Engineer. 

ABB, Siemens, GE, Bharat Bijlee, TATA motor, Maruti Suzuki, CPRI , APAR, Crompton 

Schneider Electric, India/UAE/OMAN/UK/US/Australia . etc

Note:- You will get All Online Courses PDF EBook + Assignment + Videos    
               Lecturer + Excel Sheets + E Certificate 

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About Instructor

I am an electrical power engineer, and I am also an electrical instructor at more than 10 platforms, teaching electrical engineering to more than 20,000 students from more than 170 countries. I also work in the electrical research field on topics related to Transformer Testing , Tan Delta Testing , High Voltage Testing, Transformer design, Solar Power Design , EV Design, HV Capacitor Design , Resistor Inductor , Reactor , HV Testing Methods of power Systems, Renewable energy systems and control systems. 

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