Electrician, Substation

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
Cobra Energy Services
Industries
O*Net Code
49-9052.00
Rapids Code
0166
Req. Hours
51450
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

11 skill sets | 92 total skills | 51450 total hours
Management - 1125 req. hrs
Periodic Maintenance Programs
225 hrs
Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
225 hrs
Demonstrate an understanding of one’s personal values
225 hrs
Demonstrate effectiveness in oral and written communications
225 hrs
Maintain a good professional appearance
225 hrs
Planning Work Requirements - 2250 req. hrs
Use Wiring diagrams, schematics, specification sheets, drawings, staking sheets, and one-line diagrams
225 hrs
Determine type and size of electrical system and material requirements under 600 volts
225 hrs
Determine type and size of electrical system and material requirements over 600 volts
225 hrs
Use inspection and maintenance forms and automated products
225 hrs
Coordinate protective devices
225 hrs
Publications - 2450 req. hrs
Manufactures Operating Instructions
50 hrs
Manufactures Maintenance Instructions
50 hrs
National Electric Code
50 hrs
SOP’s
50 hrs
Safety Rules and Practices - 10950 req. hrs
Supervisory Responsibilities
500 hrs
Hazardous Communications i.e., Right to know, MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet). Asbestos awareness
500 hrs
Apply shop rules and regulations
500 hrs
Identify safe and unsafe practices when working with electricity
500 hrs
Identify and demonstrate proper personal safety procedures, i.e. clothing, jewelry, personal grooming
500 hrs
Identify techniques and practices of fire prevention
500 hrs
Demonstrate safe use of tools and related power equipment
500 hrs
Apply techniques of lifting and climbing with ladders
500 hrs
Apply Basic CPR techniques
500 hrs
Demonstrates safe use of Lockout/Tagout SOP
500 hrs
Red Do Not Operate Tag
500 hrs
Switching Procedures and Switching Packages
500 hrs
Demonstrates safe use of Bucket and Auger Truck Operations
500 hrs
Rubber Personal Protective Equipment i.e., Voltage Ratings, Care, Testing, and Usage
500 hrs
Hotline Tools i.e., Usage and Care
500 hrs
Confined Space Identification, Testing, Entry Requirements
500 hrs
Conduct Safety Meeting/Tailgate briefing
500 hrs
Electrical Fundamentals - 14950 req. hrs
Identify electrical terms and symbols
500 hrs
Electrical principals of DC circuits
500 hrs
Electrical principals of AC circuits
500 hrs
Construct basic electrical circuits
500 hrs
Compute for voltage, current, resistance, and power
500 hrs
Measure for electrical properties in circuits and components
500 hrs
Transformer theory
500 hrs
Compute load balance
500 hrs
Tools and Equipment - 22450 req. hrs
Hot line tools
500 hrs
Rubber personal protective equipment
500 hrs
Pole trailer
500 hrs
Cable reel jacks
500 hrs
Hand lines
500 hrs
Block and tackle
500 hrs
Chain hoists
500 hrs
Portable power tools
500 hrs
Volt multimeter
500 hrs
Clamp-on amp meter
500 hrs
Phase rotation meter
500 hrs
Frequency meter
500 hrs
High voltage phase testers
500 hrs
Cable fault locators, low voltage
500 hrs
High potential DC tester
500 hrs
Special Equipment - 25950 req. hrs
Potential transformers
500 hrs
Current transformers
500 hrs
Voltage regulators
500 hrs
Air, oil, vacuum, and gas switches
500 hrs
Capacitors
500 hrs
Sectionalizers
500 hrs
Underground Switching Equipment
500 hrs
Concrete - 30450 req. hrs
Layout
500 hrs
Excavate
500 hrs
Tie Rebar
500 hrs
Form
500 hrs
Set anchor bolts
500 hrs
Pour and Finish concrete
500 hrs
Wreck forms
500 hrs
Rub concrete to finish
500 hrs
Back fill and compact
500 hrs
Grounding - 32950 req. hrs
Layout
500 hrs
Excavate
500 hrs
Pull out wire
500 hrs
Make Cad weld connections
500 hrs
Backfill and compact
500 hrs
Conduit - 36450 req. hrs
Layout
500 hrs
Excavate
500 hrs
Install conduits and secure
500 hrs
Bend PVC conduit with heater
500 hrs
Bend rigid conduit with bender
500 hrs
Back fill and compact
500 hrs
Manual and Hydraulic knockouts
500 hrs
Steel Erection - 51450 req. hrs
Layout
1500 hrs
Tower climbing
1500 hrs
Install columns or legs
1500 hrs
Assemble trusses
1500 hrs
Install and adjust hook switch
1500 hrs
Install and adjust GO AB (Gang Operated Air Break) switch
1500 hrs
Install and adjust MO AB (Motorized Air Break) switch
1500 hrs
Install and grounds Station/line arrestors
1500 hrs
Framing and Setting wood poles
1500 hrs
Grounding Switch handles/mats
1500 hrs

Technical Instruction

First Year
Wooden Pole Climbing Techniques
# | 140 hrs
Math and Electrical Theory
# | 140 hrs
Job Briefing
# | 140 hrs
Intro to Transmission
# | 140 hrs
Intro to Distribution Construction
# | 140 hrs
General Safety 1
# | 140 hrs
Intro to the Power Grid
# | 140 hrs
Intro to Grounding
# | 140 hrs
Construction Specifications
# | 140 hrs
Equipment Operation
# | 140 hrs
Intro to Transformers
# | 140 hrs
Ropes and Knots
# | 140 hrs
Intro to Hot Sticks
# | 140 hrs
Online Supplemental Training
# | 140 hrs
Second Year
Watt-Hour Meters
# | 154 hrs
Electrical Theory Review
# | 154 hrs
Transformers
# | 154 hrs
Fuse Coordination
# | 154 hrs
General Safety 2
# | 154 hrs
Grounding Principles and Equipotential Grounding
# | 154 hrs
Electrical Instruments and Applications
# | 154 hrs
Line/Sub Construction
# | 154 hrs
Intro to Transmission
# | 154 hrs
Hazardous Energy Control Procedures
# | 154 hrs
Personal Protective Equipment
# | 154 hrs
Working on or Near Exposed, Energized Equipment
# | 154 hrs
Rigging
# | 154 hrs
Online Supplemental Training
# | 154 hrs
Use Wiring diagrams, schematics, specification sheets, drawings, staking sheets – 4 hours classroom.
# | 154 hrs