Underground Power Cable (Level 3)
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.
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
Isolation and switching/grounding
Single and three phase cable identification
Confined space rescue
Underground system troubleshooting
Successful completion of Underground Power Cable Level 2.
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.
Course Dates and Registration: