Cable Splicing

TTP312 - 32.00 Hours

Description

cable splicingThe Cable Splicing course provides participants with training surrounding the series of operational requirements necessary to join sections of copper cable using three general steps; determining sections to be connected, splicing those connections, and properly bonding, grounding, and sealing the connections to prevent corruption or moisture interruptions. During training, participants are guided through the splicing process and provided hands-on opportunities specific to the overall process of identifying cable pairs by color code and number.

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

cable splicingThe Cable Splicing course provides participants with training surrounding the series of operational requirements necessary to join sections of copper cable using three general steps; determining sections to be connected, splicing those connections, and properly bonding, grounding, and sealing the connections to prevent corruption or moisture interruptions. During training, participants are guided through the splicing process and provided hands-on opportunities specific to the overall process of identifying cable pairs by color code and number.

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; hand tools, hard hat, safety glasses, and work boots.

Topics

Aerial terminals and closures +Bonding and grounding +Buried splice closures +Color coding +Installation of an aerial cable terminal and closure +Installation of buried splice closure +Installation of preformed splice case +Make-up of plastic insulated cables +Pedestals +Safety Considerations +RUS publication "PC-2"

Suggested Audience

  • Cable Technicians
  • Electricians
  • Telecommunications industry professionals
  • Construction industry professionals

Contact Information

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

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