2017 Power Line Design and Staking Certification Program Level 1
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2017 Power Line Design and Staking Certification Program Level 1

10/17/2017 to 10/20/2017
When: 9:00 am
Where: Nova Southeastern University
4850 Millenia Blvd
Orlando, Florida  32839
Contact: Cheryl Anderson
(850) 251-5465

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October 17-19, 2017 • Orlando, Florida • 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
October 20, 2017 • Orlando, Florida • 9:00 a.m. – Noon

Class Overview:

In Level 1 of the Power Line Design and Staking series, participants will gain a strong foundation necessary to help them advance in the field of line design and staking. This class will include the basic engineering of overhead single-phase lines typically expected of beginning line design personnel. After completion of this course, participants will be able to complete overhead transformer and service conductor sizing, calculate accurate guy leads for both angle and dead end situations, interpret and implement sag charts in clearance design, and will be able to navigate the NESC in order to locate important rules and tables necessary for safe design. Course manual, appendix, protractor, engineer scale and scientific calculator provided (needed for Levels 2-4 also).

NOTEStudents need to bring a copy of the current NESC to class not included in course materials.

Who should attend?
Engineer Technicians, Engineers, Stakers, Journeyman Lineman, Line Construction personnel, Design Engineers, Lineworkers

Registration Deadline: October 6, 2017

Registration Fee:
$1300 for FMEA members and $1,500 for non-members


Dale Petticord, Technical Trainer, Utility Training Services, Dallas, Georgia

Dale has over 35 years of utility power line design experience. He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering Technology and a long career at a large investor owned utility as well as hands-on experience working with municipals and electric cooperatives, Dale has participated in all phases of overhead and underground distribution line design, modifications and maintenance for residential, commercial and industrial customers.

Cancellation policy:
Cancellations after October 10, 2017 will be charged 25% of the registration fee. No shows will be charged 50% of the registration fee.

Meeting Location:
Nova Southeastern University
4850 Millenia Blvd
Orlando, FL 32839

Suggested Hotel Location:
Please see list of hotels near Nova University
Ask for the government rate or Nova discount rate

Questions: Contact Cheryl Anderson, Deputy Executive Director, Training & Member Services at (850) 251-5465 or canderson@publicpower.com.

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