2019 ERCOT Operator Training Seminar


The 2019 ERCOT Operator Training Seminar is a presentation-based 16-hour training course focused on providing training for TOPs and Generation Operators/QSEs focused on working together to ensure reliability. Participants will utilize their notes and provided books documenting each topic to complete the topic assessments available in the ERCOT Learning Management System after the attended session is complete for a possible 14 continuing education hours*.


Registration is a one-step process. Registration will only be honored if payment is made first (either by credit card or overnighting check or money order to ERCOT Treasury).

Registration Opens: July 5, 2019 via Cvent 


Class Times:

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
Day 1:
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Day 2:
7:00 am – 3:00 pm
Day 3:
7:00 am – Noon
Snacks provided Breakfast provided: 6:15-7:00
Lunch provided: 11:00-11:55
Breakfast provided: 6:15-7:00

*Partial Credit is available


Registration Information:

Register and pay via Cvent 

Early Registration Regular Registration

COB 07/09/2019

Cost: $280

Begins 08/10/2019

Cost :$380

**Cancellation of registration will not be refunded for any reason.


TDSPs, TOPs, ERCOT Operators, QSEs and Generation Operators.


Early Registration Opens: July 5, 2019 via Cvent  and ends on August 9, 2019. The cost is $280.

Regular Registration Begins: August 10, 2019. The cost is $380.

*Cancellation of registration will not be refunded for any reason.

The Pilot session is scheduled for August 13-15, 2019, exclusively for trainers, managers and critical staff determined by the MP, but registered Authorized Representative (AR) and Back-up Authorized Representative (BAR) are not required.

Continuing Education

The 2019 ERCOT Operator Training Seminar (Activity ID: ERCOT_001_2019_ERCOT_OPERATOR_TRAINING_SEMINAR) is recognized by the North American Electric Reliability Corporation as an approved learning activity for which NERC CE hours can be awarded, and that the provider adheres to NERC Continuing Education Program criteria.

NERC continuing education hours are available for this class. If you are a NERC certificate holder and successfully complete all topic assessments with a passing percentage you will be awarded 14 CE hours in the category of Operating Topics and you will receive notification of CE Hour credit within 30 calendar days of your attended session.