Utility Opens the Doors to its Training Centre
TORONTO, Nov. 23 /CNW/ - Toronto Hydro-Electric System ("Toronto Hydro") invites Toronto media to attend an Electricity 101 course followed by 'tryouts' in the training facility. The electricity system can be confusing, so to make reporting about Toronto Hydro related topics easier we are inviting media to come and learn, ask questions and participate in trades-related activities.
WHO Toronto Hydro executives, professional instructors, apprentices in
training, and local media.
WHAT One-hour course on the electrical system in Ontario; Toronto
Hydro's system and equipment; public safety; power outages and
restoration; sneak peek on 2010 capital investment plans; and our
extensive employee training program. The session will conclude
with a tour and hands-on demonstration - pole climbing and
adventures in underground vaults at the training centre.
WHERE Toronto Hydro worksite at 500 Commissioners Street,
Trades Training centre (Room 'D')
WHEN Wednesday, November 25
9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
(media must arrive by 8:45 a.m.)
WHY Toronto Hydro operates one of the best and most comprehensive
in-house electrical utility trades training centres in Canada. It
is also one of the few utilities that are an accredited training
delivery agent recognized by the Ontario Ministry of Training,
Colleges and Universities. Media who attend will leave with a
better understanding of Toronto Hydro and how it operates. As
well, the outdoor event will provide good photo/visual
Space is limited and is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
SOURCE Toronto Hydro Corporation
For further information: For further information: and to register for the training session, contact: Tanya Bruckmueller at (416) 542-2621 or firstname.lastname@example.org; Christina Basil at (416) 542-2688; Casey Solomon, (416) 542-2877; Renee Rouse, (416) 542-3100 ext. 30460