TTP312 – 32.00 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

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

Student Must Bring

  • Hand tools
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses
  • Work boots

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.

Topics

  • Safety
  • Bonding and Grounding
  • Standards for Splicing Copper Cables
  • Individual Pair Splice Connectors and Tools
  • Aerial Closure Installation
  • Buried Closure Installation
  • Pedestal Splicing
  • Modular Splicing
  • Preformed™ Splice Case Installation

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for industry personnel who splice copper telephone cable or desires knowledge of related industry skill sets.

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 TEEX Impact Study is a great tool to promote Cotulla and La Salle County. Our dynamic growth is a hall mark of the region’s attractiveness for investment, new business, and jobs.

— Larry Dovalina, City Administrator, Cotulla
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