What two components does PSSP training consist of? Explain fully the Modules of training for the System Component. What is Local Component?
PSSP training consists of a System Component and a Local Component.
System Component training modules are:
1A: information to customers under 60 kV with no customer in-feeds who use the Customer Isolation Tag procedures.
1B:information to customers 60 kV and above, and to customers under 60 kV with customer in-feeds who require information about the PSSP isolation procedures.
2:Authorization limited to access the system.
3: authorization required to work on a power system that does not require a Safety Protection Guarantee except a Protection Extension.
4: Authorization limited to receiving an Assurance of No Reclose Permit for tree trimming work.
5: Authorization limited to switching level I-V equipment, receiving Safety Protection Guarantees, Live Line Permits, and authorized to isolate level V equipment to take Self Protection.
Authorization to Category 5 provides a worker with “standing” operating authority for level V equipment.
6:Authorization to receive operating authority, to preform PIC duties, and to issue Safety Protection Guarantees, Live Line Permits and Assurance of No Reclose Permits
Local Component training contains the appropriate safety and operating procedures for a specific function of the power system.