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Network and Frequency Control Ancillary Service constraints in the NEM overview

This two-day workshop explains how and why constraints are used to manage the power system, and the effect they may have on the market.

Course content:
  • Network and Frequency Control Ancillary Service (FCAS) constraints.
  • The network characteristics that determine constraints.
  • How constraints are derived and formulated.
  • The effect constraints have on dispatch outcomes.
  • Where to find out more about how particular constraints affect your organisation.
Learning outcomes:

Attendees of the course will gain a working-level understanding of constraints and their impact on the NEM.


$1,100 (plus GST) per person.

Course dates:



24 & 25 March 2020 Sydney Open for enrolment
12 & 13 May 2020 Brisbane Open for enrolment
How to enrol:

You will also gain access the AEMO e-learning and education catalogues.

  • "The course is well-structured and covered a hard topic in good detail and kept it interesting."
  • "Thought the whole course was done extremely well."
  • "Covered nearly all aspects I had an interest in and catered for all levels of understanding."

For further information, please contact energyeducation@aemo.com.au

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