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Electric Substation Worker Orientation

SKEL 104

Electric Substation Worker Orientation

SKEL 104

Course Description

Provides participants with a basic understanding of a career as an electric substation worker: installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting electrical substation equipment comprised of power transformers, circuit breakers, switches, conductors, insulators, and instrumentation & controls. (18-12)

Outcomes and Objectives

Understand the expectations of an electric substation worker career.

Objectives:

  • Identify the dangers and hazards associated with electric substation.
  • Describe the requirements of working aloft using aerial lift devices, scaffolding, and extension/step ladders to perform maintenance, construction, and/or troubleshooting work.
  • Explain the need for Personal Protective Equipment.

Gain basic knowledge regarding the transmission of electric energy.

Objectives:

  • Identify and explain: