Power Line Design & Staking
PLDS Level 3
NESC Advanced Clearance Issues
Underground Distribution Concepts
Overhead Equipment Operation
Mechanical Design 3-Phase Angle & Dead-end Calculations
Joint Use Designs & Field Engineering Make Ready Process
Unique Structure Clearances
Spacer Cable & Tree Wire
Time & Location
Oct 5 - 8, 2020
8:00-4:00 Mon-Wed, 8:00-Noon Thu
Cherryland EC, 5930 US-31 S Grawn, MI 49637
Baymont by Wyndham
2326 N US Hwy 31 S - Traverse City, MI 49684
Fairfield Inn & Suites
3701 N Country Dr - Traverse City, MI 49684
Courtyard by Marriott
3615 S Airport Rd - Traverse City, MI 49684
About this Course
Course 301: Power Line Design & Staking, Level 3 - 3.5 days
Pre-requisite: Successful completion of Power Line Design & Staking, Levels 1 and 2
Hours: 21 CEUs: 2.1(PDHs: 21)
In Level 3 Power Line Design and Staking, students will build on the foundation created in the prerequisite courses, Levels 1 and 2 and are introduced to underground line design. Attention is given to understanding how to apply the theories of line design to solve special problems. After completion of this course, participants will be able complete the layout and design of most overhead and underground projects. Students will also understand the physical loads on the distribution system and the associated hardware, read DOT projects, class poles, design for special guying situations, calculate sag and create a stringing chart, and estimate sag on uneven terrain. Course handbook provided.
NOTE: Students need to bring a copy of the current 2017 NESC to class (not included in course materials) and a scientific calculator (one was provided in the Level 1 class - graphing function not required).
Deadline for registration is Septemer 25, 2020. Registrations will be confirmed via email, but participants are not guaranteed space in the class until payment is received. Thank you!
Registrants who cancel in writing on or before Septemer 11, 2020 are entitled to a full refund of their registration fee. Registrants who cancel after Septemer 11, 2020 will not receive a refund, but attendee substitutions will be allowed for this event only. Registrants and no-shows who do not cancel by Septemer 11, 2020 are responsible for the full registration.
Registration & Price
Power Line Design & Staking - Level 3
Oct 5-8, 2020 - Grawn, MI
Important: When you SUBMIT this Registration Form, you will be taken to a course confirmation page. If you are not routed to this page, please contact us at: 404-890-5514, ext 105 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pricing - $1,495/person ($1450 if register by Sep 11, 2019)
3 or more registrations from same utility receive additional 5% discount!