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FREE RECORDED 60-MIN. INTRO: New to the Industry

  • Thu, May 20, 2021
  • 11:00 AM (CDT)
  • Sat, May 20, 2023
  • 12:00 PM (CDT)
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Utility LDPros Introductory Mini-Course

   New To The Industry

RECORDED MAY 20, 2021 • 11:00 AM CDT

The Association for Utility Line Design Professionals (UtilityLDPros) is offering this FREE 60-minute mini-course to help utility line design professionals understand their role and responsibilities.  The webinar leaders will present an overview of utility line design in the context of legal and regulatory requirements, industry best practices, and the professional practice of engineering design.  UtilityLDPros is offering this webinar in the interest of promoting design practices that result in overhead and underground electric and communication lines that are safe, reliable, and in full compliance with the requirements of the National Electrical Safety Code (NESC) and professional engineering laws and regulations.

Course Highlights:

  • Typical federal and state public utilities laws and regulations that apply to utility lines (including the National Electrical Safety Code)
  • Typical state engineering practice laws, regulations and ethical standards
  • Line design protocols. (design criteria, construction standards, design documentation, engineering reports, and records management policies/practices)
  • The line design process
  • Line designer training and continuing education
Course Features:
  • Up-to-date information
  • Real-time survey questions and participant Q&A
  • Practical examples of Transmission Distribution Underbuild
  • Actionable recommendations to improve your practice
Course Leaders: 

John Miner, P.E. is an accomplished executive manager, engineer, educator and consultant with over 45 years of experience in the utility industry. He is President and owner of Collaboration Unlimited and Collaborative Learning, Inc. since 1995 and has worked as a management consultant since 1987, providing services to clients in the electric, water, wastewater and communications utility industries.  He lives and works out of Austin, Texas and Cedar, Michigan.

Ted Dimberio, P.E. has 40 years of experience in distribution line design and has worked for rural electric cooperatives and consulting firms. He is currently a private business owner, President and CFO of Utility Line Design and President of Line Design University.  He has worked in all capacities of distribution line design that include field staking, supervision, management, and consulting. Ted has a vision to enhance distribution line design by incorporating engineering software, best practice and engineering ethics.

Registration Options: 

Non-Member Cost. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $110 FREE!

Member Cost . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $  90 FREE!


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