First Period - 1000 req. hrs
Perform duties as prescribed by the written policy statement of the Committee, providing for work both on the ground and aloft including climbing to assure stability for the trade before probationary period expires.
Transmission - Steel - 1000 req. hrs
Assembly and erection of steel towers, including cellular towers, placement of footings and materials, attachment of insulators and the stringing, splicing, dead-ending, armor rodding, and clipping of conductors.
Transmission - Wood - 500 req. hrs
Framing, erection, and guying of wood-poles and the installation of hardware insulators and conductors thereon.
Substations & Switchyards - 1000 req. hrs
Assembly and erection of steel and wood components and the installation and connection of busses, grounds, switches, circuit breakers, transformers, regulators, and other substation equipment.
Distribution – New Construction - 500 req. hrs
Material handling, framing, and erection of poles, installation of anchors and guys, stringing, splicing, sagging of conductors and fiber on de-energized construction work. Installation of cable and electrical components on de-energized underground (URD) systems.
Distribution – Maintenance and Re-Build - 500 req. hrs
General maintenance work near energized distribution conductors including pole replacement, conductor replacement, changing insulators and cross-arms, changing and installing transformers, capacitors, regulators, switches, and other electrical components.
Street Lighting - 500 req. hrs
Installation and maintenance of street lighting systems, traffic systems and the associated control systems.