Gas Turbine Technology

An Intensive 5-day Training Course

Gas Turbine Technology

Design, Operation, Control & Troubleshooting

Gas Turbine Technology

Scheduled Dates


01 - 05 Jul 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
14 - 18 Oct 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
10 - 14 Feb 2025 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT


14 - 18 Oct 2024 Online $3,950 RESERVE A SEAT

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Why Choose this Training Course?

This PetroKnowledge training course provides a good knowledge of gas turbine technology and enhance competency in the operation, control and troubleshooting of gas turbines. This training course provides participants with an opportunity to acquire a fundamental understanding of many aspects of stationary gas turbine engine performance appropriate to its operation and control.

The training course is intended to supply the participants with the principal of gas turbine operation. Also, to train them in monitoring the behavior of the gas turbine that will help them in enhancing its performance.  This training course develops a background in gas turbine operation that enables participants to analyze operating problems properly and take the necessary corrective action.   The course will be also directed to the tools and the trouble shooting techniques obeyed so as to help them to reach the full understanding of the operation of each system components. Control philosophy of gas turbines will be explained.

This Gas Turbine Technology training course will highlight:

  • Principles of operation of gas turbines
  • Design of modern gas turbines
  • Control and protection system of gas turbines
  • Different stages involved in the operation of a gas turbine cycle
  • Problems of gas turbines and recommended solutions

What are the Goals?

At the end of this PetroKnowledge training course, you will learn to:

  • Identify different technologies and applications of gas turbines
  • Recognize different parameters affecting the performance of a gas turbine 
  • Identify the requirements and the procedures for safe start up and shutdown of the turbine
  • Understand the importance of TMR control system of the reliability of gas turbine
  • Understand how to detect and solve the problems of gas turbines

Who is this Training Course for?

This training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

  • All employees involved in the gas turbines technology design, operation, control and troubleshooting
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Operators
  • Foremen
  • Supervisors
  • Control Engineers

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This gas turbines technology training course will be delivered along workshop principles with interactive lecture format and roundtable discussions for certain topics.  Case studies are employed to highlight particular points and appropriate video material used to illustrate particular conditions.  It will include interactive worked examples that will allow all participants to use the knowledge they gained to demonstrate their skills in operating, controlling and troubleshooting gas turbine system.

Organisational Impact

The knowledge and skills gained by your staff as a result of this training course will:

  • Improve machine reliability and availability
  • Contribute to further reducing gas turbine operation costs
  • Preserve the equipment in good conditions
  • Improve the performance of the equipment
  • Enable measures to quantify equipment condition
  • Save money and time by enhancing the troubleshooting skills

Personal Impact

Some important benefits for the participants of PetroKnowledge gas turbines technology training course are:

  • Enhancing their basic knowledge related to gas turbine operation and troubleshooting
  • Better ability to troubleshoot gas turbine problems and avoid recurrence
  • Contributing to superior plant safety records and emission compliance
  • Better understanding of how manufacturers design and develop gas turbines
  • Better ability to operate gas turbines safely and efficiently
  • Improving  confidence when dealing with suppliers and contractors

Daily Agenda

Day One: Basics of Gas Turbines
  • Introduction to Gas Turbine
  • Simple Gas Turbine Cycle
  • Heavy Duty Gas Turbine
  • Industrial Gas Turbine
  • Aero derivative Gas Turbine
  • Advanced Gas Turbine
  • Pressure Ratio and Firing Temperature
Day Two: Design of a Gas Turbine
  • Single, Spool and Split Shaft Gas Turbines
  • Principle of Operation of Axial Compressors
  • Design of IGV, Stators and Rotors
  • Can, Annular and Can-annular combustors
  • Fuel Nozzles
  • Principle of Operation of an Axial Turbine
  • Impulse and Reaction Turbine Blades
  • Techniques of Internal Cooling of the Blades
Day Three: Auxiliaries, Protection and Control Systems 
  • Lubrication System
  • Gas Fuel System
  • Oil Fuel System
  • Hydraulic System
  • Starting System
  • TMR and Simplex Control System
  • Critical Redundant Sensors
  • Protection System
Day Four: Performance and Operation of a Gas Turbines
  • Operating Parameters
  • Factors Affecting the Performance of a Gas Turbine
  • Pre- start check out list
  • Start Up and Shutdown Procedures
  • Synchronizing procedure
  • Normal Loading
  • Speed Control and Temperature Control
  • Trip Oil system
Day Five: Monitoring System and Troubleshooting
  • Vibration Monitoring and Analysis
  • Abnormal Conditions of a Gas Turbine
  • Axial Compressors Problems
  • Combustors Problems
  • Axial Turbine Problems


  • On successful completion of this Training Course / Online Training Course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate / E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates.

In Association With

GLOMACS Training

Our collaboration with GLOMACS aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients

The Energy Training Centre

Our collaboration with The Energy Training Centre aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

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