Digger Operator School

Digger Operator School

Monday, September 30, 2024 - Friday, October 04, 2024 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Central Standard Time

Digger Operator School

Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative, Gonzales, TX   Visit Website
Monday, September 30, 2024 - Friday, October 04, 2024   iCalendar Central Standard Time


Course Description

Digger inspection and operation

Boom angles

Weight limits


Setting poles in energized lines

Removing poles from energized lines


Please note: This training does not cover new crane operation regulations or OSHA safety certification.

Each participant should bring

Hardhat - Rubber gloves - Leather work gloves

Safety glasses - Long-sleeved shirts - Hand tools

Course Schedule

Course begins at 1 p.m., Monday, September 30 and ends at noon, Friday, October 4.

Guest instructors’ meeting 1 p.m., Monday, September 30

Guadalupe Valley EC, 917 CR 242, Gonzales 78629

Class Limit

5 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.
Holiday Inn Express Gonzales 126 Middle Buster Rd. Gonzales 78629 (830) 672-2777
Best Western Regency Inn & Suites 1811 East Sarah DeWitt Dr. Gonzales 78629 (830) 672-5555
Carefree Inn 1804 East Sarah DeWitt Dr. Gonzales 78629 (830) 672-9611 or 1-800-521-5200
Sleep Inn & Suites 2138 Water St. Gonzales 78629 (830) 672-1888

You can view all invoices online on TEC's website at www.texas-ec.org to print or download the items needed.
After you log into the TEC website follow the steps below.
Click “View My Account”
Click on “Invoices”
Search/View my invoices will allow you to view the invoices.

Contact: Tami Knipstein, Loss Control Program Coordinator (512) 486-6271, tknipstein@texas-ec.org, www.texas-ec.org