Event Profile

Staking Technician Certification Program: Underground Line Design and Subdivision Layout

June 6 — 8, 2022
DoubleTree by Hilton Spokane City Center


This class is currently full. If you would like to be added to a wait list, please email Gail Patterson gail@nwppa.org.

Who Should Attend:

Staking technicians.

Course Overview:

This two-and-a-half-day course is part of the Staking Technician Certification Program and is structured to teach the skills necessary to design and lay out URD residential subdivisions. The components of primary cables are discussed in conjunction with selecting the proper secondary cable size and length. You will learn the proper application of underground components into a complete system. Emphasis will be placed on the construction and operations of the system, including proper grounding of cables and apparatus.

Course Instructor:

Hi-Line Engineering

Course Schedule:

Registration will begin at 8 a.m. Pacific Time on day one; the class will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on days one and two, and from 8:30 a.m. to noon on day three. Lunch will be provided on days one and two; breaks will be included on all three days. 

Related Events:

Staking Technician Certification Program: Joint-Use and Make-Ready Surveys, June 8-9, 2022

Staking Technician Certification Program: Construction Contract Administration, June 9-10, 2022

Course Location and Hotel Information:

DoubleTree by Hilton Spokane City Center
322 N Spokane Falls Ct.
Spokane, WA 99201
(509) 455-9600

Course Fees:

Utility Member Early Bird (ends 5/6/2022): $1,020
Utility Member Standard: $1,095

Associate Member Early Bird (ends 5/6/2022): $1,530
Associate Member Standard: $1,605

Non-member Early Bird (ends 5/6/2022): $3,060
Non-member Standard: $3,135

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations are accepted with a full refund as follows:

For webinars and virtual classes, if the request is made at least five days prior to the course, then 100% of the registration fee will be refunded.

For in-person events, the following fee structure applies: 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 because NWPPA does not charge a fee for substitutions.

Continuing Hours:

This course qualifies for 16 continuing hours. Certificates are issued 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.