You want to be a power systems electrician. One of 2 disciplines of the power electrician trade (see also powerline technician), you want learn how to install, maintain and repair electrical power generation, transmission and distribution systems and equipment. You are knowledgeable about electrical systems and have an understanding of complex electrical networks.
But you want to learn more, like everything involved in power generation, substation equipment, protection and control and metering. You also need to learn about the safe handling of high voltage equipment, including circuit breakers, transformers and switches, using specialized safety procedures.
At NAIT, we’re here to teach you everything you need to know.