CREA Education Calendar

2017

CourseDateLocationInstructor
Leadership Development #1, session 1January 10-12, 2017CREA/DenverPeak Solutions
Line Design & Staking 1January 30-Feb 2, 2017CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
ReclosersFebruary 6-7, 2017YVEA/SteamboatMike Dean
Webinar: Clearances-Roads, Rail, WaterFebruary 7, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
#2600 Director Duties & Liabilities
February 11, 2017
Brown Palace/Denver Kevin Sump
Electricity 101: Reliability Standards
February 11, 2017
Brown Palace/Denver Alice Ireland
#961.1 Evolution of Co-op Power Supply
February 12, 2017
Brown Palace/Denver
Kevin Sump and Bryan Singletary
RUS Financial ForecastingFebruary 15-16, 2017MVEA/FalconHoward Barnes
ReclosersFebruary 21-22, 2017LPEA/DurangoMike Dean
Line Design & Staking #2 & 2-Day NESCFebruary 27-March 2CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Webinar: Clearances-BuildingsMarch 7, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Leadership Development #1, session 2March 7-9, 2017CREA/DenverPeak Solutions
Line Design & Staking #3March 13-16, 2017CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Touchstone Energy Service ExcellenceMarch 24, 2017Empire Electric Association/Cortez, COLynn Moore
CREA Operations and Engineering Meeting
and Vendor Show
April 3-6, 2017Doubletree Hotel and La Plata County Fairgrounds, Durango, COVarious
Supervisory Solutions Course - CREA OfficesApril 5-6, 2017CREA/DenverPeak Solutions
Webinar: Clearance for Joint Use FacilitiesApril 11, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
CREMS ConferenceApril 11-12, 2017DMEA/MontroseMultiple
Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Part 1:
Committing to the Cooperative Advantage

April 24, 2017United Power/Brighton, ColoradoLynn Moore
Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Part 2:
The Power of Human Connections
April 25, 2017United Power/Brighton, Colorado
Lynn Moore
Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Part 3:
Powering the Cooperative Legacy
April 26, 2017
United Power/Brighton, ColoradoLynn Moore
Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Part 3:
Powering the Cooperative Legacy
April 27, 2017United Power/Brighton, ColoradoLynn Moore
HR ConferenceMay 3-4, 2017Mountain View Electric, Falcon, COVarious
Leadership Development #1, Session 3 - Glenwood SpringsMay 8-10, 2017Holy Cross/GlenwoodPeak Solutions
Webinar: Clearances to Grain Bins & PoolsMay 9, 2017Webinar
Lynn Moore
Office Excellence
May 9-10, 2017
Tri-State/Westminster
Multiple
Mechanics ConferenceMay 23-24, 2017Holy Cross/Glenwood Springs
Webinar: Motor Starting AnalysisJune 6, 2017
Webinar
Hi-Line Engineering
Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Part 1:
Committing to the Cooperative Advantage
June 7, 2017Gunnison County/Gunnison
Lynn Moore
Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Part 2:
The Power of Human Connections
June 8, 2017Grand Valley/Grand JunctionLynn Moore
Washington D.C. Youth TourJune 8-15, 2017
Denver/Washington DC
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Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Part 1:
Committing to the Cooperative Advantage
June 9, 2017Sangre/Buena VistaLynn Moore
Webinar: Solar DesignJuly 11, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Youth Leadership CampJuly 15-20, 2017Steamboat Springs--
Webinar: DG InterconnectionAugust 8, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Leaders in Leadership, Session 1 August 8-10, 2017Holy Cross/GlenwoodPeak Solutions
Directors Course 956.1 Crucial ConversationsAugust 28-29, 2017Marriott/VailJody Severson
CFC Financial Workshop August 29-30, 2017Marriott/VailCFC
Supervisory SolutionsSeptember 6-7, 2017Grand Valley Power/Grand JunctionPeak Solutions
Webinar: Techniques for Reducing System LossSeptember 12, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Leaders in Leadership Session 2October 3-5, 2017CREA/DenverPeak Solutions
Webinar: Conductor CharacteristicsOctober 10, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
#2610 Understanding the Electric BusinessOctober 28, 2017Westin/DenverWallace Barron
Electricity 101: TBAOctober 28, 2017Westin/Denver
#943.1 Conversation Skills Outside Brd Rm
October 29, 2017
Westin/Denver
Jody Severson and Molly McPherson
Webinar: Distribution GroundingNovember 14, 2017WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Leaders in Leadership Session 3November 28-30, 2017CREA/DenverPeak Solutions
Credit Issues & CollectionsNovember 28, 2017La Plata/DurangoKim Mikkelsen
Nuts & Bolts of Work OrdersNovember 29-30, 2017La Plata/DurangoKim Mikkelsen
ReclosersDecember 4-5, 2017SIEA/Pueblo WestMike Dean

2018

CourseDateLocationInstructor
Webinar: Characteristics of Underground Primary CableJanuary 9, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Line Design & Staking 1January 29-Feb 1, 2018CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Regulator ClassFebruary 5-6, 2018PVREA/Ft. CollinsMike Dean
Director Course #2620.1: Board Operations & Process
February 10, 2018
Brown Palace/Denver Kevin Sump
Electricity 101: TBD
February 10, 2018
Brown Palace/Denver TBD
Director's Course #977.1: Equity Management & Boardroom Decision Making
February 11, 2018
Brown Palace/Denver
John Penry and Mike Bunny
Webinar: Sizing Single Phase TransformersFebruary 13, 2018CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Line Design & Staking #2 & 2-Day NESCFebruary 26-March 1, 2018CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Line Design & Staking #3March 5-8, 2018CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Webinar: Sizing Three-Phase TransformersMarch 13, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Operations/Engineering Meeting and Vendor ShowApril 2-5, 2018Burlington Community CenterKC Electric Association
Webinar: Transformer BankingApril 10, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Hotline SchoolMay 7-11 Grand Junction, CO
Webinar: Trends in Fuse SavingsMay 8, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Washington, DC Youth TourJune 7-14, 2018Denver/Washington, DCCREA
Webinar: Application and Use of Fault IndicatorsJune 19, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Federated Safety LabJuly 9-13, 2018CREA Offices, DenverMultiple
Webinar: Understanding and Mitigating UpliftJuly 10, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Youth Leadership CampJuly 14-19, 2018Glen Eden Resort, Steamboat SpringsVarious
Webinar: Understanding Construction SpecificationsAugust 14, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Principles of Leadership Session 1August 14-16, 2018CREA OfficesPeak Solutions
Webinar: Design and Framing of Riser PolesSeptember 11, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Supervisory Solutions CourseSeptember 11-12, 2018Western Slope/TBDPeak Solutions
Webinar: Professional Ethics for Utility PersonnelOctober 9, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Nuts & Bolts of Work OrdersOctober 9 & 10, 2018WREA/Meeker, COKim Mikkelson
Leadership Development Session 2October 9-11, 2018CREA OfficesPeak Solutions
Director's Course: 2640 Financial Decision MakingOctober 26-27, 2018Denver Downtown WestinRod Crile
Electricity 101: TBDOctober 27, 2018Denver Downtown WestinTBD
Director Course: 901.1 Rules & Procedures for Effective Board and Membership MeetingsOctober 28, 2018Denver Downtown WestinCollette Trohan
Director's Course: 918.1 Maximizing Your Grassroots StrategyOctober 28, 2018Denver Downtown WestinGabe Snow & Amanda Wolfe
Webinar: Primer on Current Demand Side Management PracticesNovember 13, 2018WebinarHi-Line Engineering
Leadership Development
December 6-7, 2018CREA OfficesPeak Solutions