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


Published by Pearson (February 21st 2013) - Copyright © 2013

1st edition

Power Line Worker Substation Level 3 Trainee Guide

ISBN-13: 9780132948661

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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: Temporary Grounding, Advanced Drawing Reading, Medium-and High-Voltage Equipment Installation, Control House, Connectors, Conductor Terminations, and Splicing, Equipment Testing, Troubleshooting, and Maintenance, System Protection and Control, and Fundamental Skills for the Crew Leader. 

Table of contents

Total Level Hours: 167.5


Temporary Grounding (15 Hours)

(Module ID 40308-09; from Industrial Maintenance E&I Level Three)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-604738-4

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-604753-7


Advanced Drawing Reading (20 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296791-4

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296797-6

Covers the drawings typically associated with substations and the skills needed for their interpretation. Provides detailed

instruction on elementary, schematic, and general component arrangement drawings. Wiring diagrams and drawing schedules

are also covered. (Module ID 82301-12)


Medium- and High-Voltage Equipment Installation (25 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296792-1

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296798-3

Presents the typical installation procedures for primary substation components. Identifies the common and unique

factors related to the proper installation of transformers, circuit breakers, capacitors, reactors, bus systems, and insulators. A

discussion of corona and how proper installation techniques can prevent it is also included. (Module ID 82302-12)


Control House (20 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296793-8

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296800-3

Provides an overview of the substation control house and its function in the substation. The components and protective

systems generally contained within a control house are examined, including the essential DC power systems and

emergency power supplies. Coverage of racking systems and their layout is also included. (Module ID 82303-12)


Connectors, Conductor Terminations, and Splicing (25 Hours)

Trainee $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296794-5

Instructor $19 ISBN 978-0-13-296801-0

Describes the procedures and materials required to prepare and complete terminations and splices on insulated and noninsulated conductors and cables. Coverage is provided for both medium- and high-voltage circuits. Hydraulic presses and crimpers are introduced, along with hipot testing procedures for terminations and splices. (Module ID 82304-12)


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