"The operations management team is very pleased with the caliber of apprentices who have attended the T&D PowerSkills classes. The management team attends each field testing and are very satisfied with the apprentices' abilities."
Our new Transformer Connections 1 & 2 will be released soon! We broke up the original unit into two comprehensive units, covering basic theory to advanced application, with new narrator footage and high-definition illustrations.
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Allows training in remote work areas with robust field proficiency documentation management.
T&D PowerSkills is a comprehensive 78-title video and workbook based lineman training program geared to instruct electric utility lineworkers with up-to-date, safety-related work practices and technical skills related to the installation, maintenance, and removal of transmission and distribution systems.
The individual units can be structured to support any type of company-designed lineworker apprenticeship program from apprentice to journeyman level, and can be used as a four year, 8000 hour apprenticeship program.
Currently, over 350 utilities and powerline contractors use the T&D PowerSkills material.
To be recognized as the standard in lineman training
To provide relevant and updated lineman training solutions that focus on the best work practices in the electric utility industry
We have rescheduled our first ever Trainers Conference, for March 16-19, 2021, and all sessions are eligible for CUSP points! The 4-day conference is designed for users of the T&D PowerSkills training materials and those interested in providing the most comprehensive training in the electric utility industry. Experience targeted sessions for the experts in our industry to share what they know, while learning teaching practices to achieve better learning outcomes.
A special message for our customers regarding the virus. Following guidance from the State of Louisiana, operations at our office in Alexandria have been placed on hiatus to combat the spread of his deadly virus. We are still answering and fielding phone calls and emails, and will diligently work to complete all orders as soon as it is safe for our staff to do so once the order is lifted, presently scheduled for April 12. Stay safe! Louisiana Emergency Order
If you use Genie lifts (Terex), be aware that Genie has issued a safety advisory over several models of Genie lifts which have a turntable bolt failure issue. Contact Genie online for more information: https://lnkd.in/ep2H27g
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today renewed a national strategic partnership agreement with the Electrical Transmission and Distribution (ET&D) Construction Contractors; International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW); and related trade associations to protect the safety and health of line workers, and other electrical transmission and distribution industry workers.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Tower King II Inc. after three employees suffered fatal injuries while attempting to install a new antenna on a communications tower in Miami.
T&D PowerSkills is pleased to announce the launch of it's updated Cable Splicing 1 training unit. Cable Splicing 1 has been updated to comply with the latest OSHA regulations and Industry Best Practices. The updated training unit features new high definition video, graphics, 3D simulations, and modern equipment.
T&D PowerSkills, LLC
3504 Parliament Ct.
Alexandria, LA 71303
Office Phone: (318) 767-5802
Sales Manager: (318) 880-2259
December 3, 2020
Another cooperative, Delaware County Electric Cooperative (DCEC) has joined the T&D PowerSkills family, selecting the versatile online LMS to aid in their lineworker training! DCEC is a non-profit rural electric cooperative serving more than 5,200 members in Delaware, Schoharie, Otsego and Chenango Counties in New York state. We look forward to a long relationship!
Another customer has chosen our Learning Management System to train their lineworkers! Welcome, Forbes Timberline a Forbes Bros company, to the T&D PowerSkills family! Their founders are all journeyman linemen who have a combined 100+ years experience in powerline construction, maintenance, and management. We look forward to helping them continue to safely train workers in our industry!
We are excited to welcome Thrive Industries of Washington state to our family of customers using the online Learning Management System! Thrive Industries is a safety and technical training company offering bilingual courses for the agricultural and construction fields.
We are proud to welcome Riggs Distler Company to the family of T&D PowerSkills users! They'll be using overhead and bucket truck training materials to keep their employees and customers safe. With headquarters in Cherry Hill, NJ, Riggs Distler has been in business for over 110 years.
We're proud to welcome Frontier Community College to the family of colleges that use our materials in their lineworker training programs! They have been awarded a educational grant by the Institute for Safety in Powerline Construction (ISPC). Many thanks to ISPC and a huge congratulations to the students and faculty at Frontier Community College in Fairfield, Illinois!