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CBT 102: Retrieving Event Reports


CBT 102 is intended for relay technicians and protection engineers with an interest in event report retrieval.

This computer-based course introduces students to the event reports that can be retrieved from SEL products. In CBT 102, students learn how to determine which event report types are required for various types of analysis and the process for retrieving event reports in HyperTerminal, SEL-5010 Relay Assistant Software, and acSELerator QuickSet SEL-5030 Software.

This course is designed as a two-hour program but is self-paced.


  • Orientation
  • Report Types and Formats
  • Choosing the Right Report
  • Capturing and Retrieving Event Data
  • Event Report and SER Settings
  • Knowledge Check

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, students can:

  • Describe the differences and functions of each event report type, including standard, raw, and compressed event reports.
  • Describe the function of the Sequential Events Recorder (SER) and retrieve SER reports.
  • Retrieve an event report using HyperTerminal, SEL-5010, and SEL-5030 Software.
  • Determine the appropriate type of event report to retrieve and analyze for various conditions and objectives.
  • Gather the necessary information to download the appropriate event report.
Course Information

Single-User Training

Course Base Fees: $USD350*

CBT licenses will expire one year from the purchase date. CBT 101 is a lifetime license.

CEUs: 0.2
Average Completion: 2.5 hours
Available Courses
Single-User Training

SELU Training Question


Course Requirements


Students should have a basic knowledge of power systems (highly recommended).

Course Preparation

Check the General Course Information page for course preparation details.