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Generators and Basic Electrical Principles in Pittsburgh, PA | Local 489

Course covers the following and combines presentation, demonstration, and hands-on learning for our members.

  • Basic operation of generator
  • Fueling and general maintenance
  • Placement of generator and protection
  • OSHA NEC requirements
  • Grounding methods
  • Electrical Systems
    • AC DC
    • 120/240 volt AC single phase
    • 120/208 volt AC 3 phase
    • 480 volt AC 3 Phase
  • Distribution Centers
    • overcurrent protection
    • types of cable and connectors
  • Load balancing
    • set lighting HMI Tungsten LED
  • Base camp layout
  • Air Conditioning
  • Special Effects
  • Construction
  • Special Events
  • Metering
  • PPE
  • Fire extinguisher use

DATE: March 18, 2018

LOCATION: Pittsburgh, PA

INSTRUCTOR: Ron Dahlquist, DADCO LLC 

This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Course Reimbursement Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 489 for more information.