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Portable Power Distribution & Generator - Electrical Safety in Burbank, CA | Local 33

The class covers different types of generators for different applications along with basic electrical knowledge, metering, and grounding, and a hands-on rig with different lighting loads; HMI, Tungsten, LED along with air condition and special effects. The basic class outline is as follows:

  • Basic Operation of Generator
    • Generator Placement: Guarding and Protection
    • Grounding Methods
  • Electrical Systems
    • Set Lighting: HMI, Tungsten, LED loads
  • Base Camp setup
  • Air Conditioning
  • Special Effects
    • Live events
  • Voltage Requirements
    • 120/240 volt AC Single Phase
    • 120/208 volt AC Three Phase
    • 480 volt AC Three Phase
  • Grounding Methods
  • Load Balancing, Line Loss
  • Types of Cable and Capacity
  • Distribution Centers and Overcurrent Protection
  • Metering and PPE
  • Fueling and general maintenance
  • OSHA and NEC Requirements

DATE: October 18 2017


INSTRUCTOR: Ron Dahlquist, Owner DADCO Portable Power Systems

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Supported Course Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 33 for more information.