Qualified further education and training in high-voltage insulation.

Knowledge shared interactively

Expand your skills in high-voltage insulation

For over 20 years, the Von Roll Academy has educated customers and employees on electrical insulation. An important element in the education process is getting an insight into our electrical insulation laboratory. Build on your practical experience in the field and expand your knowledge with us.

Hands-on approach to research and learning

Our courses are based on interactive learning. We offer a mix of formal lectures in classrooms and practical laboratory work and factory visits. Product and application expertise is shared between tutors and trainees. Our faculty team is formed of Von Roll engineers and experts, and laboratory staff. They offer years of experience in the fields of electrical engineering, chemistry, and electrical insulation.

Von Roll insulation training is primarily directed toward technicians, sales engineers and managers, but also anyone looking to acquire broad technical knowledge. You will meet experts in insulation materials, insulation technology and rotating electrical machinery.

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Meet our experts in person and take a look around our facilities in Switzerland.

Course Location:

Breitenbach, Switzerland

Dates:

1 x month – every third Thursday of the month (see brochure)

Duration: 1 full day / Language: English or German (alternate)

Further Information:

  • Introduction to operations at the Von Roll Institute
  • Current trends and fields of research
  • Laboratory visit
  • Practical demonstration of high voltage

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An introduction for technicians that are new to electrical insulation and would like to gain more experience.

Course Location:

Breitenbach, Switzerland
Delle, France

Dates:

2 x year
4 days / Language: English
Course 1: Monday March 18, 2019 to Thursday March 21, 2019
Course 2: Monday October 21, 2019 to Thursday October 24, 2019

Further Information: 

  • Physical and chemical fundamentals of electrical insulation
  • Different insulation technologies and an introduction to insulation tools
  • Insulation systems in typical high voltage applications such as in hydro and turbo generators, industrial plants, electric cars, and drive trains
  • Factory and laboratory visits in the area

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Training by experts, for experts – including practice-oriented and partial discharge training.

Course Location:

Breitenbach, Switzerland

and

Delle, France

Dates:

2 x year

Duration: 3 days / Language: English

Course 1: Monday April 2, 2019 to Wednesday April 4, 2019
Course 2: Monday November 12, 2019 to Wednesday November 14, 2019

Further Information:

  • Different insulation technologies and an introduction to the latest developments in insulation tools
  • Insulation systems in typical high voltage applications such as hydro and turbo generators, industrial plants, electric cars, and drive trains
  • Presenting different case-studies and conducting practical tests in workshops
  • Visit to the factory and laboratories in the region

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Why electrical insulation is playing an increasingly important role in both traditional and future applications, such as e-mobility.

Course location:

Trofarello (TO), Italy

Dates:

1 x year

Duration: 3 days / Language: English

Course: Monday June 3, 2019 to Wednesday June 5, 2019

Further Information:

  • Physical and chemical fundamentals of electrical insulation
  • Different insulation technologies and an introduction to insulation tools
  • Insulation systems in typical low voltage applications
  • Visit to the factory and laboratories

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