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The NAAUD Professional Development Curriculum
NAAUD facilitates an array of educational and professional development opportunities to help members and associates stay abreast of changing business needs and technological advances in the marketplace. Expertise is shared during annual meetings where members, associates and guest speakers communicate experiences, ideas and trends.
Professional Development Program
Phase I is an online learning program where the student works at their own pace. The study manual is available in hard copy or in a PDF format to study on a PC or laptop. Sign up below
Phase II students must successfully complete Phase I before they are eligible to participate. The concentrated 3 day onsite course is located on the Northwest Lineman College campus in Denton, TX. Sign up below
Both Phase I and Phase II are available to member & associate member companies as well as North American utility company representatives. Costs for each are subject to change. Please contact email@example.com for more information.
Professional Certificate Program
NAAUD has formed an alliance through Texas A&M’s Industrial Distribution Program to offer a Professional Certificate Program focusing on specific topics of interest. As a NAAUD member/associate member you’ll receive a significant discount off their standard program price and pay for only the topic that you are interested in. More info here
Educational Sponsorships – NAAUD provides educational sponsorships to industry groups and provides presentations as requested.
PDP PHASE I REGISTRATION
Phase I is an online learning program where the student works at their own pace. The study manual is available in hard copy or in a PDF format to study on a PC or laptop. Beginning with the basics, Phase I covers generation, transmission, and distribution schemes. It addresses basic electrical formulas, theory, and the customers, manufacturers, and associations that make up the electric utility industry. It offers information on technical specifications – equipment rating, voltage class, thermal and mechanical limitations, interrupting ability, and protection characteristics. In addition, it provides product application information on anchoring, electrical apparatus, conductors, connectors, insulators, lighting, metering, pole-line hardware, poles, protective devices, tools, transformers, underground components, and many more.
Please click the registration form to register and pay for Phase I of NAAUD’s Professional Development Program (PDP).
You’ll receive a link in your welcome email where you can complete your registration, that link will take to to a login page log back into the website with your username and password to access and download the study manual from this page.
PDP Phase 2 Registration
Phase II students must successfully complete Phase I before they are eligible to participate. The concentrated 3 day onsite course, located on the Northwest Lineman College campus in Denton, TX, follows the content of Phase I. The student spends 80% of their time getting hands-on experience intended to prepare sales and marketing personnel to discuss, in more detail, the actual use of most electric utility related materials and equipment. Assessments are in real-time and the student gets the added value of immediate feedback.
Professional Certificate Program
Click to read a sampling of some of the course descriptions scheduled prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.
We hope that you will take advantage of this special opportunity and ask that you share this information with others in your organization. Should you require further information feel free to contact PeggyJo Johnson at 979-845-3148 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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