Fri, Sep 25, 2020 11:31 AM

M-A092520-01 Upcoming training courses

NOTICE DATE:  September 25, 2020

NOTICE TYPE:  M-A092520-01 Education/Training

SHORT DESCRIPTION:  Upcoming training courses


DAY AFFECTED:  See course schedule below

LONG DESCRIPTION: ERCOT continues to modify its Market training course catalog to accommodate changes for ERCOT and Market Participants due to measures taken in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.  In addition to converting instructor-led in-person Market training courses to WebEx, multiple day instructor-led courses have been split into two or more one-day courses for more effective delivery and increased scheduling flexibility.  Each one day course builds on specified prerequisites, covers specific Market concepts and have defined objectives to allow development of Market knowledge in manageable one-day increments. 

The following multi-day course is impacted:

Market Settlements 301 - This comprehensive review of wholesale Market settlements has been split into three one-day courses and additional web-based training material.

The above changes have been incorporated into the current schedule of courses shown below:

Settlements:  Energy and PTP Obligations

Oct. 7,  2020


8:30 – 12:30


Wholesale Markets 101

Oct. 14, 2020


8:30 – 5:00


Dec. 9, 2020


8:30 – 5:00


Settlements:  Ancillary Services

Oct. 21, 2020


8:30 – 12:30


Settlements:  Congestion Revenue Rights

Nov. 11, 2020


8:30 – 12:30


Load Serving Entities 201

Dec. 2, 2020


8:30 – 5:00



ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:  To enroll in a course, go to the ERCOT Training website. Select the course you are interested in attending. On the “Schedule/Registration” tab, select the “Enroll Online” link under “REGISTRATION” to register for the course.

These courses are part of a series of instructor-led and web-based training courses available to Market Participants. To view the complete catalog of ERCOT Market and operational courses, select Course Catalog from the ERCOT Training website.

CONTACT:  If you have any questions, please contact ERCOT Training via email at You may also contact your ERCOT Account Manager or call the general ERCOT Client Services phone number at (512) 248-3900.

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