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Electrical Transmission and Distribution Safe Work Practices

EPP013 - 16.00 Hours

Schedule

  • Details
    3/20/2018 - 3/21/2018
    Bryan TX
    EU  EPP013  42
    $595.00
  • Details
    10/18/2018 - 10/19/2018
    San Antonio TX
    EU  EPP013  43
    $595.00

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

safe work practicesThe Electrical Transmission and Distribution Safe Work Practices course provides participants with an overview of the “must-know” skills, knowledge, and abilities necessary to work safely around electric utility tools, materials, equipment, facilities, and systems. Throughout the course, participants utilize the American Public Power Association (APPA) safety manual and access applicable Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards to garner knowledge and best practices established for safe work procedures and compliance regulations linked to electrical transmission and distribution system operations. At the completion of this course, participants will be familiar with the nationally recognized safe work practices, precautions, basic safe work procedures, and regulatory compliance measures linked to construction and maintenance work on electric utility transmission and distribution systems.

Prerequisite

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Topics

Hazards related to electrical system components+Applicable sections of the CFR 1910 and 1926+Fall protection requirements for poles and underground facilities+Excavation safety+Personal protective equipment (PPE)+Safe work procedures & legal liabilities+General safety - tools and equipment+Accident analysis+Hazardous energy control lockout / tagout+Health and environmental control+Vehicle and mounted equipment operations+Overhead transmission and distribution safety+Underground electrical systems and equipment safety+Right-of-way clearing and maintenance

Audience

  • Electric utilities professionals
  • Electricians
  • Telecommunications professionals
  • Cable TV industry professionals
  • Training & safety coordinators
  • Managers & Supervisors
  • Electrical sales personnel
  • Construction professionals

Government Programs, Certifications and Accreditations

GSA contract number: GS-02F-0003P. GSA customers, to register please contact itsi@teex.tamu.edu or call (800) 723-3811

Education Credits

    Contact Information

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

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