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Generator Operation in Allston, MA | Local 481

  • Red Sky Studios Allston, MA (map)

This course will provide practical, technical information and safety requirements for mobile power generation for the Set Lighting Dept. 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 25, 2018



This course is made possible through the IATSE TTF Course Reimbursement Program. If you are interested in this training, contact Local 481 for more information.