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URD School

  • Day 1
    October 21, 2019
    12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Days 2-4
    October 22, 2019 - October 24, 2019
    8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Day 5
    October 25, 2019
    8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Underground Residential Distribution (URD)

October 21-25, 2019

Lincoln Land Community College
AIEC Hot Line School Grounds

School Registration Deadline: October 9, 2019

URD School F’19 Agenda


Upon the completion of the school, participants will be able to:

  • demonstrate fault-locating techniques for primary and secondary cables
  • demonstrate proper splicing of URD cable
  • describe switching procedures used in underground installations and describe proper
  • maintenance procedures for use with padmount transformers

School course hours for Monday will be 1:00 – 4:30 p.m.; Tuesday-Thursday: 8 am. – 4:30 pm; and Friday: 8 am – Noon. Upon registering participants, an option for obtaining a “Participant Information Sheet” explaining what students need to bring to the school, is given.


Courses are accredited through Lincoln Land Community College. Courses may be applied toward:

 Electrical Distribution Certificate of Personal Development

  • Associate in General Education Degree
  • Associate in Applied Science Degree


AIEC Hot Line School Housing Block:

Baymont Inn                 $67.49 plus tax

I55 & Toronto Road – Springfield, IL       62703

(217) 529-6655


Cutoff: One week prior to school start date



These courses are also recognized by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training; and, are part of the AIEC “Illinois Rural Electric Apprenticeship Program”.





Venue Phone: (217) 786-2200

5250 Shepherd Road
United States