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Training on Profiling Arrangements

Who Should Attend?

This course will be of particular interest to customers in a role relating to Supplier Volume Allocation, and those attendees of the Supplier Volume Allocation training who require a more detailed insight into profiling.

Course Overview

This course will cover

  • What is Load Profiling?
  • The history of Load Profiling
  • The Profile Classes: what are they and why were they chosen?
  • A sample design
  • Regression analysis
  • Building a profile ‘shape’
  • How Profiles are used in Settlement
  • Sources of error
  • Line Loss Factors
  • Group Correction Factors.

Course Objectives

At the end of the course, delegates will understand:

  • What Load Profile are and how the Profile Administrator constructs them
  • How the load profiles are used by the Supplier Volume Allocation Agent and Supplier Agents
  • What the sources of Profiling Data are
  • How profiling error is corrected.


Date: On Demand

Location: ELEXON or customers’ offices

Cost: This course is free of charge to BSC Parties and BSC Party Agents. ELEXON may charge other organisations for training services

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