Preregistration required, fees apply
This course is limited to Journeyman Linemen (Utility and Construction) who are competent climbers, as most of this training will take place working aloft from the pole in hooks.
Content includes Minimum Approach Distance (MAD), working in the energized zone/proper PPE, selecting and using the appropriate stick/attachments for the job, hot ties – Copper “P”, aluminum 2/3/2 and preforms, proper use of web hoists and hot blocks, simulated high voltage work (energized at secondary voltage) including tying and untying, transferring and spreading phases, dead-ending, cutting in bells/air gaps, splicing and more.
Pole top rescue will be covered along with a review of three-phase transformers including banks, rotation, and paralleling. EPZ Grounding will be included.