ECG’s Overhead Hotline School is designed to give linemen and Apprentice Lineworker Program graduates additional training. The school will be simulated energized. At no time will students handle actual energized conductors. The focus of the school is to train students how to safely move and work on energized lines from a bucket truck. Students will learn the safe operation of material handler bucket trucks, as well as setting poles in and around energized lines. Every student will leave with a complete understanding of section 507 of the APPA safety manual, Minimum Approach Distances, proper cover-up techniques, and rigging techniques.

What to Expect Each Day

Who Should Attend

Young linemen who have just started doing energized work through experienced First Class Linemen.

Class Location

Jeff Cook Training Center
261 Bozeman Road
Adel, GA 31624

Class Dates

Class 6
October 10-14, 2022

Class 7
March 6-10, 2023

Class Pricing

Members: $1000
Non Members: $3000

Class Schedule

Monday
1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Tuesday – Thursday
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend, substitutions will be permitted up to one week prior to the first day of class with written notification, there will be no refunds or credits given. Attendees must attend all 5 days in order to receive their Certificate of Completion. ECG reserves the right to reschedule or cancel any scheduled training class or to replace personnel.

*While ECG has made reasonable efforts to provide quality training services, it makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, or suitability with respect to any training for any particular purpose. Any reliance you place on such training for a particular purpose is therefore strictly at your own risk. All information and material presented herein are subject to copyrights owned by ECG and other individuals or entities. Any reproduction, retransmission, republication, or other use of all or part of any information found herein is prohibited unless prior written permission has been granted by ECG or the appropriate copyright owner. Copyright 2020. Electric Cities of Georgia, Inc. All rights reserved.

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