NESC® 2017: Work Rules for the Operation of Electric Supply and Communications Lines and Equipment

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This course covers the National Electrical Safety Code work rules to be followed in the installation, operation, and maintenance of electric supply and communications systems. It also covers Appendix C; applications for Rule 250C, Tables 250-2 and 250-3. Upon completing this course, you will understand practical work rules as one of the means for safeguarding employees and the public from injury.

What you will learn:

  • Recall the history of Part 4 of NESC
  • Explain the relationship between NESC and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards
  • Explain the purpose of Part 4
  • Summarize important rules in Part 4

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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Charlie Shaw

Charlie has over 35 years of experience in the electric utility industry in a variety of roles in the design, construction, operation and maintenance of the distribution system. He also has extensive experience working in safety and health and retired from Alabama Power Company as the Corporate Safety and Health Manager. Charlie has a BS in electrical engineering and is a registered professional engineer. Charlie has represented the Southeastern Electric Exchange on NESC Sub-Committee 8 for the last two editions of the NESC. John Dagenhart has been involved on various NESC subcommittees since 1990. He is chair of NESC Subcommittee 2 on Grounding Methods, a Member of NESC Subcommittee 1 on Scope, Application, Definitions, and Coordination, and a Member of the NESC Interpretations Subcommittee. John has over 38 years of experience in the electrical engineering industry.

Publication Year: 2017


NESC® 2017: Work Rules for the Operation of Electric Supply and Communications Lines and Equipment
  • Course Provider: Standards Association
  • Course Number: EDP489
  • Duration (Hours): 1
  • Credits: 0.1 CEU/ 1 PDH