NESC ® 2017: Safety Rules for Installation and Maintenance of Overhead Electric Supply

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This course provides a baseline understanding of the NESC Part 2. Upon completing this course, you will understand: Different classes of lines and equipment and identify conflicts; Philosophy for joint-use consideration; Requirements for installing communication lines and equipment; Requirements for installing supply lines and equipment; Key terms, clearance requirements, spans, and sags; and Factors affecting and methods of determining conductor temperature.

What you will learn:

  • Discuss rules in NESC involving overhead electric supply
  • Recite general requirements for basic inspection and grounding
  • Recall clearance requirements for different objects and components
  • Recall structural requirements for overhead electric supply

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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Nelson Bingel

Nelson Bingel received a BSME degree from Purdue University and has worked for 30 years at Osmose Utilities Services. Nelson has been granted three United States Patents for unique designs of pole restoration systems. Nelson has been active on the NESC for over 25 years and is currently chairman of the Strength and Loading subcommittee and a member of the executive subcommittee and the main committee.

Publication Year: 2017

ISBN: 978-1-5386-0011-5

NESC ® 2017: Safety Rules for Installation and Maintenance of Overhead Electric Supply
  • Course Provider: Standards Association
  • Course Number: EDP493
  • Duration (Hours): 1
  • Credits: 0.1 CEU/ 1 PDH