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Utility Tree Worker & Utility Tree Trimmer Recertification (PVMA-Re-Certification -formerly IVMAA)

 

You will be updated on current electrical safety standards and safety practices important to you on the job.

Register in this course if your PVMA (formerly IVMAA) certificate expires in 2018 or before.

-UTT/UTW certifications are valid for 5 years and expire on  JUNE 30 of the 5 year anniversary of registration. 

 

At the conclusion of this course, the student will be up to date with the latest Electrical and Communication Utility Systems Regulations respecting Utility Tree Workers and Utility Tree Trimmers and be able to:

  • identify acceptable safe work practices and routines while working
    around energized powerlines and equipment
  • request line outages and equipment blocking
  • correctly identify limits of approach for all voltage levels and demonstrate these safe clearance distances
  • properly maintain tools and equipment used to perform work around energized powerlines and equipment


 

 

 

 

 

Utility Tree Worker and Utility Tree Trimmer Recertification (PVMA Re-certification) 

Course Dates/Times

FALL RECERTIFICATION

NOVEMBER 16,17,2017 8am-5pm

SPRING RECERTIFICATION 

INTAKE #1 APRIL 12,13,2018 (8am-5pm)

INTAKE #2 APRIL 19.20, 2018 (8am-5pm) 

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Delivery Method 

Classroom

Course length 

2 days classroom time. 

8am-5pm

Credits 

See WWW.PVMA.CA for certification registration requirements and details.

or email VAL@PVMA.CA  or call 1-877-249-1508 for more details.

Pre-requisite

Previous successful passing of Full course. This is a recertification only. 

Location

Olds College Campus,

Room TBA

 

Tuition

Tuition $440 AMOUNT SUBJECT TO CHANGE. 

The course fee includes the course manual, refreshment breaks and parking fees. This course does not include the PVMA application fee for certification.  Please see www.pvma.ca for details. 

Other fees

see www.pvma.ca for the PVMA application fee for certification. 

Required Text & Materials 

Provided. 

Registration Deadline

 Please know this fills up fast, if your certification will expire plan ahead.

Other details

Please call 1-800-661-6537 and refer to: Utility Tree Trimmer/Utility Tree Worker Re-Certification 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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