Menu

Category (Training/Roundtables) - Banner Image

Trainings and Roundtables

Upcoming Events

April 30, 2024 May 1, 2024

2024 Substation Series – Substation Transformer Basics and Controls – POSTPONED

POSTPONED FMPA's Substation Series with Set Solutions continues with this course about substation transformers.
OUC - The Reliable One
April 30, 2024 8:30 am — May 1, 2024 4:00 pm
May 7, 2024 May 9, 2024

Digger Derrick Lab

Digger Derrick Lab is part of the TVPPA Apprenticeship Lineman Training Program.
KUA Training Facility
May 7, 2024  — May 9, 2024
May 9, 2024

2024 Purchasing Roundtable

The Purchasing Roundtable provides a forum for purchasing personnel to meet with their peers from other member utilities to discuss work procedures, policies and practices, industry changes; and other topics of interest.

Lunch will be provided.

FMPA
May 9, 2024
May 22, 2024

2024 Transportation Fleet Roundtable

This roundtable is intended for parties responsible for the various trucks and other specialty motorized equipment that is common to electric utility fleets.
FMPA
May 22, 2024
May 28, 2024 May 31, 2024

Foreman Academy Certification – Track 1

This certification series provides courses specifically designed for lineworker personnel. It is a good fit for up and coming leaders or those already in the role.
FMPA
May 28, 2024 8:30 am — May 31, 2024 3:30 pm
June 4, 2024 June 7, 2024

Lineman Apprenticeship Lab 5: Troubleshooting

Lineman Apprenticeship Lab 5: Troubleshooting is part of the TVPPA Apprenticeship Lineman Training Program.
KUA Training Facility
June 4, 2024  — June 7, 2024
June 5, 2024

AMI Roundtable

The AMI Roundtable provides an opportunity to discuss topics such as AMI technology, equipment, training, and more.

Lunch will be provided.

FMPA
June 5, 2024
June 10, 2024 June 12, 2024

OSHA 30 Hour Card – Part 2

The 30-Hour OSHA Outreach Training Program for General Industry is divided into two sessions.
FMPA
June 10, 2024 8:30 am — June 12, 2024 3:30 pm
June 20, 2024

Meter Tech Roundtable

The Meter Tech Roundtable provides an opportunity for meter technicians and meter maintenance staff to discuss topics such as operating practices, equipment, tools, safety, training, and more.
City of Leesburg - Canal Room
June 20, 2024
June 24, 2024 June 25, 2024

Communicating Effectively with Utility Customers

The Communicating Effectively with Utility Customers course uses group activities to help you learn and grow as a communicator in various situations.
FMPA
June 24, 2024 8:30 am — June 25, 2024 3:30 pm
June 26, 2024 June 27, 2024

Interpersonal Supervisory Skills I

Interpersonal Supervisory Skills I is a seminar with three modules.
FMPA
June 26, 2024 8:30 am — June 27, 2024 3:30 pm
July 8, 2024 July 12, 2024

Lineman Apprenticeship Lab 2: Construction

Lineman Apprenticeship Lab 2: Fundamentals is part of the TVPPA Apprenticeship Lineman Training Program.
KUA Training Facility
July 8, 2024  — July 12, 2024
July 11, 2024

GIS Roundtable

The roundtable provides an informal forum for GIS staff from member utilities to discuss GIS related topics.
FMPA
July 11, 2024
July 15, 2024 July 18, 2024

Foreman Academy Certification – Track 2

This certification series provides courses specifically designed for lineworker personnel. It is a good fit for up and coming leaders or those already in the role.
FMPA
July 15, 2024 8:30 am — July 18, 2024 3:30 pm
July 24, 2024

SCADA Roundtable

For SCADA-EMS personnel to come together to share what types of equipment, EMS and software they are using for their Distribution and Transmission Networks.

Members can also share issues and failures with their systems and potentially find solutions together.

Please share discussion topics and/or questions that can be inserted into the PowerPoint for the group to review during the roundtable.

Lunch will be provided.

FMPA
July 24, 2024
August 5, 2024 August 9, 2024

Lineman Apprenticeship Lab 3: Operations

Lineman Apprenticeship Lab 3: Operations is part of the TVPPA Apprenticeship Lineman Training Program.
KUA Training Facility
August 5, 2024  — August 9, 2024
August 15, 2024

SEL 735A Meter Day of Training

TBD

Morning snacks and lunch will be provided.

FMPA
August 15, 2024
August 27, 2024

OSHA Utility Work Practices Rule Compliance

This workshop covers the background, overall scope, application, and specific regulatory requirements of the Occupational Safety & Health Administration's Safety Rule 1910.269.
FMPA
August 27, 2024
August 28, 2024

Rigging, Hoisting, Hand and Power Tool Safety

Participants gain an overview of rigging equipment and practices; inspections and records on chokers and slings; lifting equipment inspections and regulations; maintenance and inspection of hand and power tools; safe work practices; machine guarding requirements; employee training and records; and personal protective equipment.

The course is part of Tennessee Valley Public Power Association’s (TVPPA) Certified Safety Coordinator (CSC) program.

CERTIFIED SAFETY COORDINATOR (CSC): Individuals responsible for safety management must have current, professional knowledge and expertise to achieve and maintain a safe work environment and work practices for utility employees. TVPPA developed the Certified Safety Coordinator (CSC) to address modern health and safety issues. All course requirements satisfactorily completed within four years of starting the program by taking a required core course.

COURSES TO COMPLETE TO EARN CSC CERTIFICATE:

  1. OSHA 30 Hr. Card – Part 1
  2. OSHA 30 Hr. Card – Part 2
  3. OSHA Utility Work Practices Rule Compliance
  4. Rigging, Hoisting, Hand and Power Tool Safety
  5. Transportation Safety
  6. Accident Investigation
  7. National Electrical Safety Code Review

Participants may complete the course as a standalone course outside of pursuing CSC certification.

Morning snacks and lunch will be provided.

FMPA
August 28, 2024
August 29, 2024

Transportation Safety

This course covers transportation maintenance and mechanical inspection programs; Commercial Drivers License requirements and applicability; substance abuse screening; motor carrier regulations; safety measures to reduce the occurrence of accidents; accident investigations; and resources available to assist safety coordinators in their transportation safety efforts.

The course is part of Tennessee Valley Public Power Association’s (TVPPA) Certified Safety Coordinator (CSC) program.

CERTIFIED SAFETY COORDINATOR (CSC): Individuals responsible for safety management must have current, professional knowledge and expertise to achieve and maintain a safe work environment and work practices for utility employees. TVPPA developed the Certified Safety Coordinator (CSC) to address modern health and safety issues. All course requirements satisfactorily completed within four years of starting the program by taking a required core course.

COURSES TO COMPLETE TO EARN CSC CERTIFICATE:

  1. OSHA 30 Hr. Card – Part 1
  2. OSHA 30 Hr. Card – Part 2
  3. OSHA Utility Work Practices Rule Compliance
  4. Rigging, Hoisting, Hand and Power Tool Safety
  5. Transportation Safety
  6. Accident Investigation
  7. National Electrical Safety Code Review

Participants may complete the course as a standalone course outside of pursuing CSC certification.

Morning snacks and lunch will be provided.

FMPA
August 29, 2024
August 30, 2024

Accident Investigation

 

The program is part of Tennessee Valley Public Power Association’s (TVPPA) Certified Safety Coordinator (CSC) program.

CERTIFIED SAFETY COORDINATOR (CSC): Individuals responsible for safety management must have current, professional knowledge and expertise to achieve and maintain a safe work environment and work practices for utility employees. TVPPA developed the Certified Safety Coordinator (CSC) to address modern health and safety issues. All course requirements satisfactorily completed within four years of starting the program by taking a required core course.

COURSES TO COMPLETE TO EARN CSC CERTIFICATE:

  1. OSHA 30 Hr. Card – Part 1
  2. OSHA 30 Hr. Card – Part 2
  3. OSHA Utility Work Practices Rule Compliance
  4. Rigging, Hoisting, Hand and Power Tool Safety
  5. Transportation Safety
  6. Accident Investigation
  7. National Electrical Safety Code Review

Participants may complete the course as a standalone course outside of pursuing CSC certification.

Morning snacks and lunch will be provided.

FMPA
August 30, 2024
September 4, 2024

2024 Reliability Roundtable

The roundtable provides a forum for participants discuss reliability related topics. The roundtable is a great opportunity to discuss best practices among participating utilities.

Participants can share topics they want to discuss when registering for the event.

Lunch will be provided for all participants.

FMPA
September 4, 2024
September 9, 2024

Intro to Staking / Line Design

Morning snacks and lunch provided

FMPA
September 9, 2024
September 10, 2024

Lineman Roundtable – September 2024

The Lineman’s Roundtable provides a forum for line crews to exchange ideas on operating practices, safety, training, tools and equipment, and other common issues. The roundtable is open to all levels of utility line crew personnel.

Lunch will be provided.

FMPA
September 10, 2024
April 2024
S M T W T F S
← Mar   May→
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
282930  
Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial