Right-of-Way School at DEMCO

Event Date

Wednesday, January 18th ALL DAY


Wednesday, January 18th ALL Day


DEMCO - Central, LA


The Louisiana Electric Cooperative Superintendent and Foreman’s Right of Way school is designed to serve electric cooperative line workers and their contractors by developing their skills through expert lectures and hands-on trainingThe objectives are to receive technical training credits for their Utility Arborist and Pesticide Applicators license renewal requirements. 


Wednesday, January 18, 2023

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.        Registration and Welcome Introduction – Aarron Graham, ALEC Director of Loss Control
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.        Hydraulic Line Inspection – ALTEC
9:30 – 10.30 a.m.      Trees in Drought – Dr. Hallie Dozier, LSU Assistant Professor of Forestry
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.     Aerial Tree Trimming: Benefits, Application, and Safety – Aerial Solutions, Inc.
11:30 – 1:00 p.m.       Lunch On Your Own
1:00 – 2:00 p.m.         Chainsaw Safety, Tree Felling, and Bucking Safety – Stihl USA
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.         General Shredder/Mulcher Safety – ShredHedz, LLC
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.         Rules and Regulations – Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry

To download a printable version of the agenda click on the link below:

2023 ROW School Agenda-DEMCO

To make reservations at the Residence Inn-Towne Center, please click on the following link: https://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1666037093043&key=CORP

Right-of-Way School Form

For more information contact Aarron Graham at agraham@alec.coop.