Electrical Transmission and Distribution: 10 HR Construction Safety and Health

Course Description

This course is geared toward training workers, managers, and supervisors in the construction hazards of ET&D and preventing potential injuries and illnesses related to the work activities. During the two day course, we exam the following topics related to ET&D work: electrical safety, grounding, personal protective equipment, lifting and rigging, job briefings, trenching and excavation, confined and enclosed space, and fall protection.

Course ID: EST 7020P
Course Format: Classroom

Important Course Information

Are you approved for VA Education Benefits?  The certificate program associated with this course, if offered in classrom format and on the Atlanta campus, is approved for VA Education Benefits. Details and eligible programs can be viewed from this link.

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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
15045 Jun 23, 2015 Jun 24, 2015 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $600
16115 Mar 31, 2016 Apr 1, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $600
17117 Mar 30, 2017 Mar 31, 2017 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $600
18048 Mar 29, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, Georgia $600

Contract Only Course

This course is available for contract only. Please fill out this form if you are interested in this offering.

Who Should Attend

Managers, supervisors, technical personnel and workers associated with or engaged in the construction of the power grid

How You Will Benefit

  • Briefly discuss the requirements for grounding
  • Know the requirements for electrical PPE
  • Identify electrical safe work practices for power line work
  • List the elements of a job briefing
  • Discuss the lifting and rigging requirements
  • Be aware of excavation/trenching hazards
  • Explain the requirements for entry into confined and enclosed spaces
  • Obtain an ET&D 10 Hour Card
  • Earn 1.4 CEUs


  • Electrical Safety
  • Grounding
  • Electrical PPE
  • Lifting/Rigging
  • Confined/Enclosed Spaces
  • Job Briefings
  • Excavation/Trenching
  • Fall Protection

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Thomas Dean