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Underground Power Cable (Level 3)

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Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic course dates are subject to change due to changing Health & Wellness policies and procedures.



Course Summary:

During the course, students will perform core skill tasks and be assessed on performance. Course topics and objectives will include: cable splicing techniques involving heat shrink and pre-moulded splices and high K stress relief principles.


Course Outline:

Cable fault location is covered in classroom and field sessions using prefault location methods, TDR (radar) and surge pulse (thumper) and audio frequency receivers. Other topics include:

  • Second day Utility Work Protection Code and Final Exam

  • Wye and Delta systems

  • Three phase transformers

  • Voltage regulation

  • Isolation and switching/grounding

  • Cable spiking

  • Single and three phase cable identification

  • Confined space rescue

  • Underground system troubleshooting


Prerequisites:

Successful completion of Underground Power Cable Level 2.


Certification:

The successful completion of the session combined with appropriate experience entitles the participant to The MEARIE Group’s Certificate for registration as a Underground Power Cable Journeyperson.

Cost:

$8,275+ HST 2020 | $8,450 + HST 2021
Includes materials, lunch and breaks.

Course Length: 

2 weeks

Location:

Kleinburg Training Centre


Course Dates and Registration:

CourseBegin DateEnd DateRegistration
Underground Power Cable - Level 311/30/202012/11/2020 REGISTER
Underground Power Cable - Level 33/1/20213/12/2021 REGISTER