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Global Training Solutions Inc. Offers Transmission and Distribution Training Series

July 15, 2010 -- Global Training Solutions Inc. offers 78 Transmission & Distribution training titles, available on DVD and web-based e-learning formats. The series contains current OSHA regulations and Industry Best Practices.

Training Packages available for:

• Lineman Apprentice

• High Voltage Substation

• Electrical Meter Installer

• Electrical Cable Installer

• Transmission System Apprentice

• Troubleman Training

The titles include high quality video, audio, three-dimensional graphics, animation, and simulation exercises—all to stimulate and involve the trainee in real-life procedures and experiences. Pre-tests and post-tests can be designed by the administrator, and quizzes appear throughout each course to keep the instruction challenging.

All course units are arranged in a comprehensive curriculum. Important fundamentals are covered in Maintenance Basics, such as electrical safety and basic climbing skills, moving on to more advanced topics in Overhead Distribution, such as pole top equipment replacement, and transformer troubleshooting. Specialized training is offered in Underground, Substations and Transmission, as well.

Each DVD unit comes complete with one (1) Instructor's manual and one (1) Student Workbook. In addition, each module contains an FPR (Field Performance Requirements) checklist, important in documenting field skill proficiency. The web-based format provides access to 78 unit course materials. Each unit includes standard testing and tracking features, service maintenance and support.

Titles Available:

Maintenance Basics

• Introduction to Transmission & Distribution Systems

• Transmission

• Distribution

• Substation & Switchyards

• Basic Electricity Theory

• A/C Fundamentals

• Climbing Wooden Poles

• Safety in T&D Maintenance

• Using Tools

• Rigging 1

• Rigging 2

• Electrical Safety

• Hydraulic Derricks

• Bucket Trucks

• System Protection & Monitoring

• Introduction to Metering

• Bucket Truck Rescue

• Safety in Meter Work

• Safety in Substations & Switchyards

• Advanced Rigging

• Material Handling Bucket Trucks

Overhead - De-energized Training

• Overhead Distribution Systems

• Service Installation

• Pole Framing and Guying

• Setting and Replacing Poles

• Safety in Overhead Line Maintenance

• Multimeter Operation

• Using Line Test Equipment

• Tree Trimming

• Safe Bucket Truck Operations

• Working on Distribution Poles

• Distribution Line Safety

• Care and Testing of Tools and Equipment

• Pole Top Equipment - Cutouts & Reclosers

• Pole Top Equipment - Transformers

• Pole Top Equipment - Voltage Regulators

• Pole Top Equipment - Switching Devices

• Pole Top Equipment - Capacitors

• Transformer Connections

• Power Quality

Overhead – Energized

• Distribution Line Installation and Removal

• Distribution Line Replacement

• Distribution Line Repair - Gloves

• Distribution Line Repair - Hotsticks

• Transformer Troubleshooting

• Troubleshooting Overhead Lines

• 34.5 KV Rubber Glove Work

• Overhead Troubleshooting 1

• Overhead Troubleshooting 2 – Emergency Conditions


• Power Transformers 1

• Power Transformers 2

• Circuit Breakers 1

• Circuit Breakers 2

• Voltage Regulators 1

• Voltage Regulators 2

• Capacitors and Reactors

• Relays 1

• Relays 2

• Control Equipment

• High Voltage Terminations

Transmission Training

• Transmission Structures

• Transmission Line Safety

• Climbing Steel Poles & Towers

• Transmission Line Installation

• Rigging For High Voltage Line Work

• Working on De-Energized Transmission Lines

• Transmission Line Repair - Hotsticks

• Transmission Line Repair - Barehand Method


• Underground Residential Distribution Systems

• Safety in Underground Line Maintenance

• Underground Cable Installation

• Pad-Mounted Transformers and Switchgear

• Cable Splicing 1

• Cable Splicing 2

• Cable Terminations

• Locating Primary Faults

• Locating Secondary Faults

• URD Troubleshooting

To request additional information or to view a demo of the T&D Skills program at NO COST, please send your e-mail requests to info@globaltrainingsolutions.ca or by calling


Global Training Solutions Inc.

P.O. Box 26067

3163 Winston Churchill Blvd.

Mississauga , Ontario


L5L 5W7


Phone: (416) 806-5777

Email: info@globaltrainingsolutions.ca

Website: www.globaltrainingsolutions.ca

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