Electrical Meter Installation and Service

EPP032 - 16.00 Hours

Currently there are no scheduled classes for this course. However, this course can be scheduled to meet your specific needs. For more information about this course or to schedule a class, please contact Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu.

Description

Meter imageThe Electrical Meter Installation and Service course provides students with training surrounding the basic theories of watt-hour meter operation and the proper procedures for safe installation and removal of self-contained meters. Upon conclusion of the course, participants will be able to perform voltage checks for all single and three phase self-contained meter installations. Additionally, participants will also have a basic understanding of the proper meter to be used for properly measuring various electric services to include the correct form and class necessary to ensure proper customer billing.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Course Completion Requirements

In order to fully participate in all field work exercises, students will need the following equipment; hard hat, rubber gloves (Class 0), and safety glasses.

Recommended

Participants should have an operational understanding of Electric Power Principles and personal protective equipment required for various types of service.

Topics

Customer relations +Electric terms and definitions +Meter service voltage values for single and three-phase installation +Proper safety procedures used to install self-contained meters+Proper use of electric measuring instruments +Theory of operating watt hour meters +Proper inspection and use of safety equipment for self-contained meter installations+Various types of self-contained meters used to measure electrical services+Interpretation of meter nomenclature

Suggested Audience

  • Electric utilities personnel
  • Electricians
  • Meter installation personnel
  • Electrical sales personnel
  • Construction professionals

Continuing Education & Professional Credits

    Contact Information

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

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