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Underground Electrical Troubleshooting

EPP005 - 24.00 Hours

Schedule

  • Details
    1/9/2018 - 1/11/2018
    Bryan TX
    EU  EPP005  40
    $795.00
  • Details
    8/14/2018 - 8/16/2018
    San Antonio TX
    EU  EPP005  42
    $795.00

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Description

Electrical TroubleshootingThe Underground Electrical Troubleshooting course provides participants with hands-on experience using various types of cable-locating and fault finding equipment. The course also familiarizes students with various switching procedures (single- and three-phase) as well as the proper procedures and equipment to ground underground circuits. After successfully completing this course, participants will be able to perform switching procedures required for underground systems, perform proper isolation and grounding procedures for employee protection, read and interpret underground maps to determine circuit direction and feed, use fault-locating equipment to locate faults on both primary and secondary cables, and locate cable routes accurately.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Requirements

In order to fully participate in all field exercises, participants are required to have the following equipment; hard hat, rubber gloves (Class 2), work gloves, work boots, eye protection, and rain gear.

Recommended

  • In order to fully participate, students should have a minimum of two years work experience in underground electrical distribution and practical knowledge of Underground Electrical Installation or Underground Electrical Systems.
  • In order to fully participate in all field exercises, participates should bring workplace testing equipment for use during training.

Topics

Cable fault locating (secondary and primary) +Cable marking +Field troubleshooting +Safe work procedures +Switching procedures +Underground equipment operations

Audience

  • Troubleshooter crew members and customer complaint specialists
  • Electricians
  • Cable installers
  • Construction professionals

Education Credits

    Contact Information

    Phone: ( ) - | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
    OSHA Training Institute Education Center

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