Transmission and Distribution: Distribution Line Replacement

4.2 4 Reviews SKU: RV-11369Duration: 60 Minutes

The purpose of this course is to teach how to replace conductors in an existing line with new conductors. The situation described is one that often occurs when it is necessary to increase the size of the conductors in a line. This interactive online course demonstrates how to install the new conductors, parallel them with the existing conductors, and remove the old conductors. The importance of maintaining the proper clearances and the importance of maintaining the integrity of the existing line are explained. Safety is emphasized throughout the course. At the conclusion of this course, participants should be able to plan a replacement job and demonstrate how to perform the major steps involved in doing the job. They should be able to install temporary crossarms, transfer lines, pull and sag new lines, parallel a new line with an existing line, and remove old conductors.

Course Details


Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • By the end of this course, you will be able to:Identify the basic tasks that are involved in most distribution line replacement jobs.Describe a procedure for preparing pole tops for a reconductoring jobs so that sufficient clearances are obtained for pulling in new conductors.Describe a procedure for installing pulling ropesDescribe a procedure for installing conductorsDescribe a procedure for energizing new conductorsDescribe a procedure for removing conductors.

Customer Reviews


The printed version is missing the illustrations / photos as provided in the video portion. Adding

“The printed version is missing the illustrations / photos as provided in the video portion. Adding the illustrations to the printed version would be very beneficial.”

RAUL M. Verified Customer


good course!

“Good course!”

Herbert L. Verified Customer


Great graphics

“Great graphics.”

Jeffrey G. Verified Customer


Easy to follow. Good illustrations.

“Easy to follow. Good illustrations.”

Mark W. Verified Customer

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