The Future Grid 101: One Day Course

Learn the fundamental skills for energy professionals to switch to a cleaner electric future. Register via Eventbrite.

Are you an industry professional looking to play a pivotal role in the energy transition? Join us for The Future Grid 101, a comprehensive short course designed to equip energy professionals with the essential knowledge and technical skills needed for the evolving energy landscape.

Our professional short course is structured to provide a deep dive into fundamental energy and grid literacy. Led by experts, it offers a perfect blend of theoretical knowledge and practical insights.

This course is tailored for energy professionals across various industries who are eager to contribute to the energy transition. If you're looking to upskill and bridge the gap in digital literacy to thrive in the energy sector, this course is your pathway to success.



📅 Date: 12 December 2023

⌚ Time: 8.30am - 5.00pm (Registration from 8:15am)

📍 Location: Tyree Energy Technology Building (K-H6) Room G16, UNSW Sydney

💵 Price: FREE - attendees will be asked to complete a survey at the completion of this course giving feedback to inform future course offerings.

Tickets are VERY limited - register now to secure your spot!


Key Learning Objectives:

  • Introduction and Overview: Gain a comprehensive understanding of the course objectives and the critical role energy professionals play in the future grid.
  • Power Basics: Master the foundational concepts of power systems like surge factors and demand, power quality challenges, voltage and frequency control, and more.
  • Power Conversion: Explore the intricacies of power conversion processes, a key aspect of modern energy systems.
  • Traditional vs Modern Smart Grid: Analyse the differences between traditional and modern smart grids.
  • Renewable Energy Sources: Dive into the world of renewable energy sources and how they integrate with the grid.
  • Microgrids and Storage: Gain insight into community batteries, management systems, microgrid control, and more.


Why Attend?

  • Career Transition: Acquire the fundamental technical skills required to transition seamlessly from your current role to a position focused on the energy transition.
  • Industry-Relevant Insights: Stay ahead of the curve by gaining insights into the latest trends, technologies, and strategies driving the energy sector's transformation.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded professionals, industry experts, and potential collaborators during interactive sessions and networking breaks.


Who Should Attend?

  • Leaders in the Energy sector seeking technical understanding of the future grid.
  • Those with a technical background seeking to explore the future of energy.

Note: some understanding of the energy sector is desired in order for you to get the most out of this course. Contact us at if you're unsure if this course is suited to you.


Don't miss this opportunity to future-proof your career! Enrol now via Eventbrite and become a catalyst for positive change in the energy industry.


See the course outline.