Power Transmission and Distribution

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  • Course Content
  • Requirements & Materials

Power Transmission and Distribution

Course Description

This course is an overview of the standard for power distribution and transmission. You will discuss the safety hazards involved with the operation and maintenance of electric power generation, transmission equipment, distribution lines, and equipment.

Course Content


  • OSHA standards
  • NESC standards


  • Shock
  • Arc Flash


  • Qualified person
  • First aid


  • Shock
  • Arc flash


  • Transmission lines
  • Distribution lines
Requirements & Materials
Important 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 only, is approved for VA Education Benefits. Courses delivered in an online format or outside the Atlanta campus are not eligible for VA benefits. Details and eligible programs can be viewed from this link.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for general industry workers who want to learn about power transmission and distribution safety.

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What You Will Learn

  • Power transmission and distribution
  • Workplace hazards
  • Industry training requirements
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE) use
  • Electric power generation
  • Transmission equipment
  • Distribution lines
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How You Will Benefit

  • Recognize the hazards involved with power transmission and distribution.
  • Know the training requirements in the industry.
  • Discuss methods to abate hazards involved with operations, such as tree trimming, live line work, confined spaces, and substation entry.
  • Identify PPE and the requirements for its selection and use.
  • Explain the safe-work practices necessary for the industry.
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    Taught by Experts in the Field
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The solid OSHA curriculum, fueled with hands-on training, and a strong professional network builds you for a successful safety career.

- Rodrigues "Rocky" Smith
Safety Manager


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  • Flexible Schedule
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