EPP600 – 15.00 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 to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

PlantThe Electrical Transmission and Distribution (ET&D) course provides participants with crucial life-saving information designed to increase awareness of contributing factors associated with injuries among electric utility personnel and suggestions surrounding best practices designed to reduce those hazards. The course focuses on industry professionals on both electrical safety principles and hazard recognition. Included in the course are OSHA rules applicable to ET&D (1910.269 and 1926 Subpart V). Participants successfully completing this course will receive their OSHA 10-hour card with an ET&D endorsement.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Recommended

Prior Training Courses or Knowledge

It is recommended, but not required, participants complete the Occupational Safety and Health Standards for the Construction Industry (OSH510) or Occupational Safety and Health Standards for General Industry (OSH511) course.

Topics

  • Introduction to OSHA
  • Fall Protection
  • Confined and Enclosed Space
  • Electrical Safety
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Grounding
  • Lifting and Rigging
  • Job Briefing
  • Trenching and Excavation

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for personnel assigned to ET&D systems either directly, through construction or maintenance, or in a support function such as safety, operations, or the engineering of these systems.

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 1.50 CEUs

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

The ‘get in the driver’s seat’ style of instruction works well in this course.

— Demining
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