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Power Line Worker Substation Level 2 Trainee Guide, 1st edition


Published by Pearson (November 6th 2012) - Copyright © 2013

1st edition

Power Line Worker Substation Level 2 Trainee Guide

ISBN-13: 9780132953436

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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, Managing Electrical Hazards, Alternating Current and Three-Phase Systems, Conductors and Cables, Cable Tray, Conduit Bending, Conductor Installations, Conductor Terminations and Splicing, Grounding Systems, Grades, Concrete Work, Mechanical Construction Methods and Materials, and Intermediate Rigging.

Table of contents

(Total Level Hours: 180)


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)


Managing Electrical Hazards (12.5 Hours)

(Module ID 26501-12; from Electrical)

Trainee $22 ISBN 978-0-13-294869-2

Instructor $22 ISBN 978-0-13-294917-0


Alternating Current and Three-Phase Systems (17.5 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-274259-7

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-274266-5

Introduces the development of both single- and three-phase alternating current. Analyzes the relationship of AC phases and

introduces key components used to refine AC power. Discusses the operation of transformers and introduces trainees to

advanced AC concepts such as reactive power and the power factor. (Module ID 80201-12)


Conductors and Cables (10 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296780-8

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296786-0

Identifies the many types, sizes, and applications of conductors and cables. Fiber-optic cable is also introduced. Reviews the

use of cable drawings and schedules. Provides coverage of the methods of routing cables underground in the substation

environment. (Module ID 82202-12)


Cable Tray (7.5 Hours)

(Module ID 26207-11; from Electrical Level Two)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-266136-2

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-266147-8


Conduit Bending (15 Hours)

(Module ID 26204-11; from Electrical Level Two)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-266133-1

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-266144-7

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