Trainers

Christo Venter

christo venterhas twenty one years of experience in the testing of protective relays, measurement and Scada systems as well as hands-on programming experience. He studied Electrical Engineering (National Higher Diploma) at OFS Technikon. Christo received his practical training at Eskom Distribution in Bloemfontein. He subsequently worked in various positions in Eskom Distribution in Bloemfontein and George as well as Eskom Transmission in Bloemfontein during his twenty years with Eskom. Presently he is Sales and Applications Engineer with Alectrix, responsible for the range of secondary test equipment from OMICRON.


Herman Viljoen

herman viljoenhas eighteen years of experience in protective relay as well as primary plant testing. Herman studied Electrical Engineering (B.Eng.) at the University of Pretoria. He received his practical training at Eskom PTM Witbank and has subsequently worked in various positions during his seventeen years with Eskom PTM Witbank. Presently he is Senior Sales and Applications Engineer with Alectrix, responsible for the range of primary test equipment from OMICRON.

 

Alexander Dierks

alexander dierkshas twenty years of experience in protective relay as well as primary plant testing. Alex studied Electrical Engineering (M.Sc.) at the University of Cape Town. He received his practical training at Eskom Distribution in Brackenfell before joining OMICRON electronics GmbH in Austria as a Sales and Application Engineer. Since 1997 he is running Alectrix, which is the exclusive distributor for OMICRON equipment in South Africa.