NESC® 2017: Safety Rules of the Installation and Maintenance of Underground Electric Supply

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This course provides a baseline understanding of the NESC Part 3. Upon completing this course, you will understand: Underground lines, equipment, and tunnels; Conduit, cable, supply, and communication systems; The construction and termination of supply cables and Installation of cables in underground structures.

What you will learn:

  • Explain the purpose, scope, and application of Part 3
  • Identify and describe the components in an underground electric supply and communication line
  • Apply rules in Part 3 in the design, installation, and maintenance of underground facilities

This course is part of the following course program:

NESC 2017: National Electrical Safety Code

Courses included in this program: 

Who should attend:  Principal, transmission & distribution engineer, senior engineer, electrical engineer, principal engineer, standards engineering manager, project manager, project engineer, field engineer, electrician/lineman, operations management, safety trainer, engineering and line design utility worker, design engineer, electricians working on electrical distribution systems


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John Miner

R. John Miner, P.E. is an accomplished engineer, executive manager, and educator with over 45 years of experience in the electric utility industry. He is president of Collaborative Learning, Inc. of Austin, Texas. John has conducted hundreds of educational programs for a wide range of audiences in more than 40 states, Canada, and five overseas locations. His technical seminars and workshops for electric and telecommunication utilities have covered such topics as application of the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC), overhead and underground distribution systems, electric system planning, construction, operations, and maintenance. He has also served as an expert witness in numerous litigation actions involving electrical accidents and compliance with the NESC.

Publication Year: 2017

ISBN: 978-1-5386-0012-2

NESC® 2017: Safety Rules of the Installation and Maintenance of Underground Electric Supply
  • Course Provider: Standards Association
  • Course Number: EDP494
  • Duration (Hours): 1
  • Credits: 0.1 CEU/ 1 PDH