Transmission Hot Stick Training T&D Solutions, LLC

Classroom and practice field training for two transmission 'hot stick' crews, including

  • Hot-Line Tools Care and Maintenance
  • Job Planning and Safety
  • Insulator Changeout - Suspension - V String - Dead-End

Certificate as a Qualified Worker in Transmission Hot Stick Maintenance awarded.
Project managed by Rick Tobey, CUSA


Lineman Training Assessment - Phase I Grand Bahamas Power Co.

Assessment of training facilities, tools, equipment, and field resources.  Assessment of Instructors and training material.  Evaluation and testing of Journeymen Linemen.  Report and recommendations to management.
Project managed by Rick Tobey, CUSA

Phase II

Review of Substation operations and procedures.  Evaluation and testing of Substation and Underground personnel.  Training in proper cover and personal protective grounding.  Review of Lineman training material.  Report and recommendations to management.

Project Subject Matter Experts: Rick Tobey, CUSA and Scott Young, Substation SME


Lineman Training School Course Curriculum Development
Southeast Lineman Training Center

Course curriculum redevelopment.  Trainer presentation support material development.  New video and still photography.

Project managed by Rick Tobey, CUSA


Contractor Safety Audit
International Transmission Company, Novi, Michigan

Audit safety practices of contractor work force.  Prepare report outlining observations and recommendations.

Project managed by Morris Mach, CSP


Insulate / Isolate Training and Effective Truck Grounding Practices City of Alexandria, Louisiana Municipal Electric

Train all line department personnel on effective safety practices on energized lines.

Project managed by Danny Raines.


Development of Lineman Assessment Tool and Lineman Assessments Bluebonnet Electric Cooperative, Bastrop, Texas

Develop Industry Standard Lineman knowlege and skill assessment tool.  Conduct assessments of existing experienced personnel and new recruits claiming expereince in the Industry.

Project Managed by Morris Mach, CSP


Lineman Training Instructor-Led Classes -

Antigua Public Utilities Authority (APUA)

Two week school for apprentices.  Classroom and field practice sessions.

Project managed by Rick Tobey, CUSA


Training Program Customization Project –

CARILEC (an association of Electric Utilities in the Caribbean)

Customization of the T & D PowerSkills Lineman Training Material to the electric systems in the Caribbean

Project managed by Tim Self, CUSP