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Groundman School 13

22jan(jan 22)1:00 pm26(jan 26)12:00 pmGroundman School 13

Event Details

ECG’s Groundman Certificate Program offers the opportunity to attain the skills necessary
to become an Apprentice Lineworker. The program provides related technical instruction for
constructing, maintaining, and repairing the transmission and distribution network required
to deliver electric power to customers. The program covers topics related to the construction,
maintenance, and operation of underground and overhead electrical systems. Low instructor-to-student ratios allow extra one-on-one coaching and mentoring from the ECG training staff.

The Groundman Certificate Program is scheduled for Monday, January 22nd, through Friday, January 26th, at our Newnan Training Center.  Please note class is from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Monday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday to Thursday, and half a day on Friday.


Day 1

1 pm – 4 pm

Basic Electricity and Electrical Overview

Day 2

8 am – 4 pm

Transformer Basics, Extendo Stick, Rigging, Knots, and Ropes

Day 3

8 am – 4 pm

Pole Setting, Truck Set-up, and Rope Throw

Day 4

8 am – 4 pm

Meter Base Safety, Prep of Material/Handline Operations, Bucket Truck Rescue, and Chainsaw Safety

Day 5

8 am – 12 pm

Rope Throw Competition and Knot Tying Contest



January 22, 2024 1:00 pm - January 26, 2024 12:00 pm(GMT-04:00)


Newnan Training Center

381 Corinth Rd Newnan GA

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