The World’s Premier Training Experience on the Most Critical Aspects of Large Power Transformers

With an agenda placing emphasis on practical, real-world concerns, this is your opportunity to get answers from top transformer experts to your pressing work questions.

Are you in a new role with expanded transformer life-cycle management responsibilities? Interested in a refresher course on transformer design & manufacturing, factory acceptance testing, field testing and the latest technologies? Looking for strategies to optimize transformer repair, refurbish and replacement while balancing asset health, economic risk and grid reliability? You work with transformers every day, but do you know everything you need to know about transformers?

Over 7,500 global delegates over the past 14 years have benefited from Doble’s Life of a Transformer Seminar. See why so many people say this seminar is a critical training opportunity for every transformer engineer and new electrical power engineer. Earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) that meet IACET standards. New this year: Different training options to best fit your needs.

“Wish I had attended this much earlier in my career"

—2016 Life of a Transformer attendee

Host Utility Company

“Anyone that works in this industry
should attend this seminar”

—2016 Life of a Transformer attendee

Gold Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

"Overall, great learning experience”

— 2016 Life of a Transformer attendee

Silver Sponsor

Silver Sponsor

Learning Objectives

Get empowered with Doble

  • Recognize transformer design and manufacturing
  • Write transformer specifications
  • Interpret factory testing and field testing data
  • Employ transformer maintenance best practices
  • Integrate intelligent condition monitoring technologies
  • Develop repair, refurbish & replacement strategies
  • Demonstrate ways to improve safety and grid reliability

Register-TodayTraining to fit your needs:

Experience the Life of a Transformer Seminar that best suits your needs with even more options.

♦ Transformer Professional Program
Monday, February 20 – Thursday, February 23, 2017

Full Life of a Transformer Seminar training from design components to testing and end of life plus everything in between.

♦ NEW Transformer Differential Protection Program 

Monday, February 20 – Thursday, February 23, 2017

A great addition for transformer protection engineers and testing personnel, this program will offer over 20 hours of transformer differential protection plus the best of the traditional Life of a Transformer Seminar agenda.

♦ NEW Asset & Maintenance Management Strategies Program

Wednesday, February 22 – Thursday, February 23, 2017

Attend as part of any of the above programs, this is geared towards asset managers and maintenance strategy personnel with over 15 hours of asset management strategies for large power transformer topics.

♦ Transformer Maintenance Program 

Wednesday, February 22 – Friday, February 24, 2017

Geared toward maintenance professionals who work hands-on with transformer maintenance and want to focus on the maintenance portion of the Seminar.

♦ Add: One-Day Laboratory Seminar 

Friday, February 24, 2017

Complete your training experience with adding on the Friday one day Lab Seminar. Read More.

*All options include breakfast and lunch for all participating days and all seminar materials.

Hear from industry experts from SPX, ABB, Delta Star, GE, Mitsubishi, Reinhausen, Baron USA, Unifin, Trantech, Beckwith, PTI Manitoba, Siemens and Doble Engineering Company.

Who Should Attend:

  • Transmission and Distribution Utilities employees including:
    • Transformer Specialists
    • Maintenance Strategists
    • Asset Managers
    • Reliability Specialists
    • Substation O&M Managers
  • Generating & Industrial Plants employees including:
    • Electric Plant Engineers
    • Corporate/Plant Generator/Motor Specialists
    • Corporate/Plant Transformer/ Switchyard Specialists
  • Transformer and Component Manufacturers
  • Insurers
  • Regulatory Organizations

Register Today

Experience the Life of a Transformer Seminar that best suits your needs with even more options.

  • Four day programs include the Transformer Professional Program & Transformer Protection Program
    • Monday, February 20 – Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
    • Attend for $1,745 USD per person
  • Add-On: Optional One-Day Laboratory Seminar
    • Attend the Friday one-day lab seminar for $475
  • Three day Transformer Maintenance Program
    • Wednesday, February 22 – Friday, February 24, 2017
    • Attend for $1,545 USD per person


Cancellations will only be accepted 30 days before the beginning of the event. If you have any questions or need to cancel your registration contact Doble Events at