Training

Electrical Transmission & Distribution Partnership develops safety training courses and videos for workers in the electric line construction industry.

Training Courses

Future partnership training courses, dates, and locations to be announced here.

OSHA 10-Hour Line Construction Course

This OSHA-accredited course provides an overview of OSHA construction safety regulations, with an emphasis on OSHA regulations for electric generation, transmission, and distribution equipment and systems (1910.269 and 1926 Subpart V). The OSHA 10-hour course is intended for line workers and supervisory employees.

Certification. Students who complete this course receive an official OSHA card featuring the Partnership logo.

Learn more about the 10-hour course

OSHA 20-Hour Line Construction Course

This OSHA-accredited course provides instruction on Supervisory Leadership Skills for the purpose of educating supervisors within the electrical transmission and distribution industry on implementing and managing a company’s safety and health programs. The OSHA 20-hour course is intended for foremen, general foremen, and field supervisors.

Certification. Students who complete this course receive an official OSHA card featuring the Partnership logo.

Learn more about the 20-hour course

Quarterly Refreshers

These quarterly training refreshers are designed to be delivered in approximately one hour or less and are intended to serve as content refreshers on topics covered in the 10 hour class, including: Grounding & Bonding, Insulate & Isolate, Fall Protection, Lifting & Rigging, and more.

Additional Resources

http://www.osha.gov/dcsp/partnerships/national/power/power.html

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/etools/electric_power/index.html