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Class Section 8320 Details with SLO.

ELECTRICAL LINEMAN -- 601


Brief Course Description: The goal of this course is to produce qualified candidates for various Power Line Mechanic training programs. Development of basic pre-apprentice skills needed to be successful will be emphasized. These skills include: overall safety considerations, power pole and tower climbing skills, knowledge of the basic tools and materials involved with the electrical line crafts, general construction standards, basic rigging principles, and basic electrical theory that is specific to this trade. A power pole-climbing certificate of competencies is granted to students who successfully complete this course. This course meets or exceeds the equivalent industry recognized 600 hour programs. Special Note: Students during the course of instruction will be required to lift up to 60 lbs with repetition and will be required to climb and perform installation and maintenance operations at the top of 30 foot power poles. Physical or psychological impairments that might limit your abilities to succeed should be considered.

Detailed Course Description: The goal of this course is to produce qualified candidates for various Power Line Mechanic training programs. Development of basic pre-apprentice skills needed to be successful will be emphasized. These skills include: overall safety considerations, power pole and tower climbing skills, knowledge of the basic tools and materials involved with the electrical line crafts, general construction standards, basic rigging principles, and basic electrical theory that is specific to this trade. A power pole-climbing certificate of competencies is granted to students who successfully complete this course. This course meets or exceeds the equivalent industry recognized 600 hour programs. Special Note: Students during the course of instruction will be required to lift up to 60 lbs with repetition and will be required to climb and perform installation and maintenance operations at the top of 30 foot power poles. Physical or psychological impairments that might limit your abilities to succeed should be considered.

Student Learning Outcome(s): SLO: Students will complete pole climbing certificate including successful completion of three climbs: Climb 1 – Free climb, circle, adjust belt Climb 2 – Combination free climb and belted climb over obstructions Climb 3 – 55 foot pole climb with maximum reach left and right

Section Subject Status Limit Active Hours Wait Room Instructor Begin Date End Date Last Updated
8320 ELECL 601 Open 35 25 37.1 0 POLEYARD KL BUSHMAN 08/27/12 12/16/12 04/22/13 04:00
Off Campus Location / Online Note: POWER LINE MECHANIC OUTDOOR POLE YARD, FLOWER & WA