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Overseas Courses

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For the administration and maintenance of overseas power facilities, the institute offers the same opportunities to overseas administrators and engineers as domestics trainees.
The institute ensures thet the overseas trainess acquire both theoretical and practical education to carry out successful power plant operations.

-Training courses and trainees

  • The range of the training, courses of the training and period of the training are planned and operated on trainees' requests.

-Introduction of the education course

  • Gas turbine &Combinded cycle
  • Steam turbine
  • Boiler
  • Operation
  • Electricity
  • I&C
  • Chemistry & Environment
  • Field practice

- Major contents of the education


  • Basics for Power Plants, Practices for the thermal, combined cycle power plant(CCPP), mechanism, Electriciy, Instrument and Control Maintenance.
  • Field experience to the thermal, combined cycle power plant and the gas turbine maintenance service center.
  • Field experience to the Korea Electric Power Research Institute(KEPRI) to help trainees understand the developments of Korea's industrial technologies.

Analysis of the education result

  • Submission of report and presentations in major subjects such as boilers, turbine etc.
  • Weekly evaluation to measure trainee understanding and accomplishments, and to improve the educational effects of the program.

The personal tutor program

  • During period of the training program, one instructor is in charge of two to four trainees, and provides counseling services such as their living arrangements in Korea and the opportunity to experience Korean culture, with the aim of the success of the education and training program.

- Interview of a Libyan trainee

  • Education of KPLI is always new. Abovu all, excellent faculties with seasoned know_how and organized operation of the training gave me a good impression of an advanced nation in the field of power industry. Although the training period was only 13 weeks, the time was enough for me to strengthen my professional skills each section. If some one asks me about Korea when I go back to my home country, I will answer like this,

- Results of training for overseas trainees

years Nature persons
2005 lraq, Libya 90
2004 Jordan 9
2002 Iran 11
2001 Vietnam 54
'96 ~ '97 Philippines 34
'85 ~ '94 Malaysia 14
1991 Indonesia 12
1987 Ethiopia, Bangladesh, lraq 9
1986 Libya 24
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