Right of Way School

The Louisiana Electric Cooperative Superintendent and Foreman’s Right of Way school is designed to serve electric cooperative line workers by developing their skills through expert lectures and hands-on training.

2020 Agenda

Wednesday January 29, 2020

8:00 – 8:30 a.m.     Registration
Welcome and Introduction, Mike Bergeaux (ALEC)

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.     Safe Tree Felling, Randy Roark

9:30- 10.30 a.m.    Chain Saw Safety

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.  Bucket Truck and Giraffe Safety

11:30 – 1:00 p.m.    Lunch

1:00 – 2:00 p.m.      LA One Call Program

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.     OSHA Information sharing (ALEC)

3:00 – 4:00 p.m.      Arborist Rules and Regulations (LA Dept. of AG)

4:00- 5:00 p.m.       Handling Consumer Complaints

Thursday January 30, 2020

8:00- 8:30 a.m.         Registration
Welcome and Introduction

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.        Accurate Herbicide Applications, Randy Roark

9:30- 10:30 a.m.       Safety Data Sheet Program, Aarron Graham (ALEC)

10:30- 11:30 a.m.     Professional Conduct (Herbicide Application)

11:30 – 1:00 p.m.      Lunch on your own

1:00 -2:00 p.m.         Herbicide Product & Best Practices (DOW)

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.        Roundup and Glyphosate Facts (Bayer)

3:00- 4:00 p.m.         Chosen Verse Forrest Risk & Herbicide

Application (Kim Brown LSU AG Center)

4:00- 5:00 p.m.        Handling Complaints

2020 Course Information

Date:                   January 29-30, 2020

Time:                  8:00 a.m.  Wednesday 29th  (Starting time)

5:00 p.m.  Thursday 30th (Ending time)

Location:             DEMCO Headquarters: 16262 Wax Road, Greenwell Springs, LA 70739

Registration:        Fee $30.00 per person for cooperative members; $50 per person for non-cooperative personnel

Make check payable to: Louisiana Superintendent and Foreman’s Association

Equipment to bring:

Registration for the 2020 Class is now closed.  Continue to check this website for 2021.