Event Profile

Staking Technician Certification Program: NESC and Utility Specifications

September 30 — October 2, 2024
Kootenai Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Who Should Attend:

Staking technicians.

Related Events:

Staking Technician Certification Program: Obtaining Permits, October 3-4, 2024

Course Overview:

This three-day course is part of the Staking Technician Certification Program and will provide you with a working knowledge of the National Electrical Safety Code and its application. The NESC establishes the rules used in the design and maintenance of power systems. Following this course, you will better understand grounding, overhead line clearances, overload factors, strength reduction factors, ice loading, underground line construction, and how the NESC rules apply to all of these.

Course Instructor:

Hi-Line Engineering

Course Schedule:

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. Pacific Time, and the class will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lunch and refreshment breaks will be provided.

Course Location:

Kootenai Electric Cooperative
9014 W. Lancaster Road
Rathdrum, ID 83858
(208) 765-1200

Course Hotel:

Staybridge Suites Coeur d’Alene
1347 W. Riverstone Dr.
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814
(208) 765-1200

Room rate: $174
Please book your room as soon as possible but no later than September 16, 2024 to receive this special rate. Mention group code NPA when booking your reservation.

Course Fees:

Utility Member Early Bird (ends 8/30/2024): $1,450
Utility Member Standard: $1,525

Associate Member Early Bird (ends 8/30/2024): $2,175
Associate Member Standard: $2,250

Non-Member Early Bird (ends 8/30/2024): $2,900
Non-Member Standard: $2,975

Note: Organizations that register a group of employees will receive every fifth registration for free. For example, if you register five employees, you only pay for four; register 10 employees, you only pay for eight; and so on. There is nothing additional you need to do to receive this discount.

Cancellation Policies:

For webinarsvirtual classes, and section meetings: cancellation at least five days prior to the event, full refund; within 1-4 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

For in-person events: cancellation at least 30 days prior to the event, full refund; within 15-29 days, $100 fee; and within 1-14 days or no show, 100% of the registration fee.

When possible, please send a substitute instead of canceling; NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions. To request a refund, please email registration@nwppa.org or call (360) 816-1457. 

Continuing Hours:

This course qualifies for 18 continuing hours. Certificates are available upon full completion of the course.

For More Information:

To find out more about this event, or to learn about other events, view the Training and Event Catalog.