Electrical Meter Installation and Service

EPP032 - 16.00 Hours

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.

Schedule

  • Details
    1/22/2020 - 1/23/2020
    San Antonio TX
    EU  EPP032  35
    $600.00

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

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

Student Must Provide

  • Hard hat
  • Rubber gloves (Class 0)
  • Safety glasses

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.

Recommended

Prior Training Course or Knowledge

It is recommended, but not required, participants complete the Electric Power Principles (EPP009) course, be familiar with all personal protective equipment required for various types of service, and have a minimum of six months' experience installing self-contained watthour meters.

Topics

Basic theory of operating watthour meters+Mathematics involved in meter operations+Various meters applicable to electric service+Proper safety procedures and equipment+Proper use of electric measuring instruments+Troubleshooting self-contained meter installations+Basic electrical terms and definitions+Troubleshooting self-contained watthour meter installations

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for electrical industry professionals to include; electricians, meter installation personnel, electrical sales personnel, and construction professionals.

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

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