CREA Education Calendar

2020

CourseDateLocationInstructor 
Webinar: Utility Easements- Rights & ObligationsJanuary 7, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Line Design & Staking 1January 13-16, 2020CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
GroundingJanuary 14, 2020LaPlata/DurangoJohn O'Loughlin
GroundingJanuary 15, 2020Poudre/WindsorJohn O'Loughlin
GroundingJanuary 16, 2020Mtn Parks/GranbyJohn O'Loughlin
GroundingJanuary 17, 2020Yampa Valley/SteamboatJohn O'Loughlin
Line Design & Staking #2 & 2-Day NESCFebruary 3-6, 2020CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Digger Derrick CertificationFebruary 3-6, 2020CO Crane School/FrederickColorado Crane School
Webinar: Understanding Wire SlapFebruary 4, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
2620 Board Operations & ProcessFebruary 8, 2020Hilton Denver City CtrBob Patton
Electricity 101: SPP Energy Imbalance MktFebruary 8, 2020Hilton Denver City CtrJoel Bladow
953 Improving Board Decision MakingFebruary 9, 2020Hilton Denver City CtrMcLaury & McPherson
Digger Derrick CertificationFebruary 10-13, 2020Delta-Montrose/MontroseColorado Crane School
OSHA 10-HourMarch 9-10, 2020Empire/CortezDale Kishbaugh
OSHA 30-HourMarch 9-12, 2020Empire/CortezDale Kishbaugh
Webinar: Separable Connectors in Underground SystemsMarch 10, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Line Design & Staking #3March 23-26, 2020CREA/DenverHi-Line Engineering
Webinar: Design Roadway IlluminationApril 14, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Supervisory SolutionsApril 14-15, 2020TBAPeak Solutions
HR ConferenceMay 5-6, 2020Empire/CortezMultiple
Webinar: Designing Poles Near AirportsMay 12, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Office Excellence ConferenceMay 13-14, 2020Ranch CC/WestminsterMultiple
Principles of Leadership Ð Part 1 of 3June 2-4, 2020CREA/DenverPeak Solutions
IT ConferenceJune 15-16, 2020Holy Cross/GlenwoodMultiple
Washington D.C. Youth TourJune 18-25, 2020Denver/Washington DC--
Mechanics Conference
EnergyWise Group Roundtable
Webinar: Designing Secondary & ServicesJune 18, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Webinar: Load Balancing on Wye SystemsJuly 7, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Youth Leadership CampJuly 11-16, 2020Steamboat Springs--
Principles of Leadership Ð Part 2 of 3August 4-6, 2020Holy Cross/GlenwoodPeak Solutions
OSHA 30-HourAugust 10-13, 2020CREA/DenverDale Kishbaugh
Webinar: Pole FoundationsAugust 11, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Webinar: Comparison of Wood & Non-Wood CrossarmsSeptember 15, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Supervisory SolutionsSeptember 23-24, 2020Peak Solutions
OSHA 10-HourOctober 5-6, 2020United/FrederickDale Kishbaugh
OSHA 30-HourOctober 5-8, 2020United/FrederickDale Kishbaugh
Principles of Leadership Ð Part 3 of 3October 6-8, 2020Poudre Valley/WindsorPeak Solutions
2610 Understand Electric BusinessOctober 10, 2020Grand HyattScott Luecal
Electricity 101: TBDOctober 10, 2020Grand HyattTBA
903 Role of Board ChairOctober 11, 2020Grand HyattCollette Trohan
930 Ethics & GovernanceOctober 11, 2020Grand HyattPat Mangan
Webinar: Conservation Potential AssessmtsOctober 13, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Webinar: Reducing Animal Caused OutagesNovember 10, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering
Digger Derrick CertificationNovember 16-19, 2020Holy Cross/GlenwoodColorado Crane School
Digger Derrick CertificationDecember 7-10, 2020CO Crane School/FrederickColorado Crane School
Webinar: Storm Hardening Best PracticesDecember 8, 2020--Hi-Line Engineering

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