The Competition for the Operating Personnel of Power Plants starts at the training center NNOU TC Irkutskenergo on May 27

On May 27, the Competition for the Operating Personnel of Power Plants of OJSC Irkutskenergo started at the training center NNOU TC Irkutskenergo. This competition will test professional skills of the teams of high- and medium-pressure CHPPs: CHPP-1, CHPP-6, CHPP-9, CHPP-10, CHPP-11, the Novo-Ziminskaya CHPP, the Novo-Irkutskaya CHPP, the Ust-Ilimskaya CHPP, CHPP-12, CHPP-16, TI&TS (a section comprising heat generators and heating networks) of CHPP-6, the Shelekhovsky area of the Novo-Irkutskaya CHPP.

The competition consists of six stages: “Testing the Knowledge of Technical and Regulatory Documents”, “First Aid to People Injured in an Industrial Accident”, “Identifying Non-Compliance with Technical and Regulatory Documents Using Personal Computers and Special Software”, “Extinguishing Fire Using Emergency Fire Fighting Equipment at the Testing Site”, “Emergency Training of the Operating Personnel of TPPs” and “Tackling Tasks Related to Power System Operation”. The teams are to demonstrate their knowledge of technical and regulatory documents, the ability to deal with emergencies and minimize the losses, as well as to give first aid to injured people. The conditions simulated during the competition are similar to the tasks which the employees are regularly faced with at their workplaces. The competition will last six days, and the results will be announced on May 31, 2013.

We would like to remind that the competition for the operating personnel of HPPs forming part of OJSC EuroSibEnergo finished on April 23, 2013. The team of the Bratskaya HPP became the winner; the team of the Irkutskaya HPP ranked second, while third place went to the team of the Krasnoyarskaya HPP.


Evgeny Fedorov, CEO of OJSC Irkutskenergo: “The Competition makes it possible to assess the professional skills and training of the operating personnel of the power plants. It demonstrates how proficient the specialists are and how responsible the attitude to work is at each branch.”

Press service of OJSC Irkutskenergo

May 27, 2013
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