Powerline Hazard

This is the curriculum provided by the WHSCC in Newfoundland. CMTC is pleased to be a provider of this training. Please note, this is scheduled on a on-demand basis only. There is no regular scheduling of this course.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this five-hour course, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss the need for power line hazard training
  • Recognize power line structures
  • Distinguish between conductors and insulators
  • Identify characteristics of electricity
  • Identify how electricity travels
  • Discuss the effect of electricity
  • Identify steps in the emergency response to contact with power lines
  • Use sections of the OH&S regulations to answer practical questions dealing with power line hazards
  • Review employers’ and workers’ rights and responsibilities

Duration

5 Hours

Cost

$100 + HST

To register, or for more information, please call 902-252-3553.