Metering School

Metering School

Tuesday, October 15, 2024 - Friday, October 18, 2024 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Central Standard Time

Metering School

Taylor Electric Cooperative, Merkel, TX   Visit Website
Tuesday, October 15, 2024 - Friday, October 18, 2024   iCalendar Central Standard Time




Course Description

This course teaches the fundamentals of electricity and electrical theory as it applies to electrical metering. Participants discuss AMI metering and gain the knowledge and skills required to safely design, construct, install and troubleshoot electrical metering systems, ranging from single-phase, self-contained installations to three-phase instrument metering installations. The course also covers AMR and primary metering operations. In this course, participants complete problem-solving exercises, hands-on meter connections and troubleshooting exercises through classroom and field instruction.

Each participant should bring

Hardhat - Voltmeter - Safety glasses - Hand tools

Long-sleeved ARC-rated shirts - Rubber gloves 

Course Prerequisites

Participant should have at least one year of line crew construction, maintenance and/or service crew experience. The course is not recommended for meter technicians.

Course Schedule

Course begins at 8 a.m., Tuesday, October 15 and ends at noon, Friday, October 18.

Taylor EC, 226 CR 287, Merkel 79536

Class Limit

20 students

Continuing Education Units

32 hours (3.20 CEUs) A South Plains College certificate will be mailed to participants who complete this course and pay the $10 fee.

To register for an event, you will first be prompted to sign in or create a new online account.

Suggested Places To Stay: Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel room reservations.
Best Western Abilene Inn and Suites 350 East Overland Trail Abilene 79601 (325) 672-5501
Courtyard by Marriott Abilene Southwest 4350 Ridgemont Drive Abilene 79606 (325) 695-9600
Holiday Inn Express 1802 East Overland Trail Abilene 79601 (325) 675-9800
La Quinta Inn Abilene 3501 West Lake Road Abilene 79601 (325) 676-1676
MCM Eleganté Suites Abilene 4250 Ridgemont Drive Abilene 79606 (325) 698-1234

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Contact: Tami Knipstein, Loss Control Program Coordinator (512) 486-6271,,