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Power Line Worker Distribution Level 3 Trainee Guide, 1st edition


Published by Pearson (December 18th 2012) - Copyright © 2013

1st edition

Power Line Worker Distribution Level 3 Trainee Guide

ISBN-13: 9780132948654

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This exceptionally produced trainee guide features a highly illustrated design, technical hints and tips from industry experts, review questions and a whole lot more! Key content includes: Introduction to Substations, Live Line Work, Three-Phase URD Systems, System Protection and Monitoring, Troubleshooting, Introduction to Smart Grid, and Fundamental Skills for the Crew Leader.

Table of contents

(Total Level Hours: 145)


Introduction to Substations (10 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296779-2

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296785-3

Provides an overview of the different types and functions of substations, identifies the various voltage classes, and

introduces the primary equipment and components found in substations. Safe work practices and access issues related to

substations are presented, as well as an introduction to oneline diagrams. (Module ID 82201-12)


Live Line Work (40 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296759-4

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296764-8

This module covers the tools such as hot sticks, shotgun sticks, and wire tongs, along with the PPE and safe work practices

that are critical elements of live line and bare hand work. The module includes coverage of the various live line tasks such

as different methods of moving conductors and replacing insulators, cross-arms, and poles. (Module ID 80301-12)


Three-Phase URD Systems (25 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296760-0

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296766-2

This module covers safety practices associated with threephase URD systems, describes vault and manhole applications,

and describes different transformer configurations and sectionalizing equipment used in three-phase URD systems.

It also covers three-0phase cables and how cable is pulled through conduit. (Module ID 80302-12)


System Protection and Monitoring (7.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296761-7

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296767-9

Presents an overview of monitoring and protection systems and reviews the key components that make them work. Feeder

diagrams and their use in locating and identifying components is also covered. (Module ID 80303-12)


Troubleshooting (40 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296762-4

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296768-6

This module focuses on the methods used to safely locate and correct faults in aerial and URD systems. It includes

troubleshooting methods as well as

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