International Services | AVO
OUR INSTRUCTORS HAVE TRAVELED TO OVER 100 COUNTRIES, THROUGHOUT EVERY CORNER OF THE WORLD, TO TEACH ELECTRICAL SAFETY & MAINTENANCE SKILLS TO ALL DIFFERENT TYPES OF INDUSTRIES AND PROFESSIONS.
Many of the courses that we offer are available for on-site training internationally, anywhere in the world. In most cases, electrical equipment for training labs will need to be supplied by the customer. All of AVO’s course materials are written and presented in English, and we also offer a few training courses and our course catalog in Spanish. (See available Spanish courses below) Each year, hundreds of students from countries worldwide also travel to our U.S. training locations. Our policies for international students are as follows:
- Payment must be made via wire transfer. We can accept credit card if issued by a U.S. bank
- We only provide travel visa documentation after receiving payment
- We only provide travel visa documentation for the student – no “companions”
- The student is responsible for securing proper travel documentation
- All published cancellation policies are applicable and enforced
The following courses are available for presentation in Spanish.
- NFPA 70E – 2015 Electrical Safety Training
- NFPA 70E – 2018 Electrical Safety Training
- Substation Maintenance I (SSMI)
- Substation Maintenance II (SSMII)
- OSHA Electrical Safety Work Practices (OESWP)
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We rely on our people – their enthusiasm, talent and commitment – to make every course our students attend a success. Our team of safety and maintenance instructors has over 1000 combined years of electrical experience in utility, manufacturing, industrial and commercial industries. Each one of them is hand-picked for their combination of experience AND teaching ability. And our account executives are always available to ensure every resource is available for course availability and attendence.Meet Instructors Meet Account Execs
AVO ELECTRICAL SAFETY
A Total Training Solution
We currently offer one of the largest selections of Electrical Training courses available with over 57 courses specializing in Electrical Safety & Electrical Maintenance, Electrical Certification Programs, Online Arc Flash Safety Awareness Training, Engineering Arc Flash Studies, Electrical Consulting Services, On-Site Electrical Training and Custom Electrical Training Course Development.
Our recognized course instruction teaches electrical safety, maintenance, testing, power studies and safety skills. With courses lasting no more than five days, we specialize in fast, effective hands-on electrical skills training.
Working with organizations in a wide variety of industries worldwide, our team of talented individuals is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. AVO is part of the privately owned family of Megger® companies. AVO’s corporate offices are co-located with one of the manufacturing facilities for Megger® and States® Products.
Hands-on “Real World” Skills Training
As part of each hands-on course, students perform up to 75% of tasks in equipment labs supervised by some of the most talented and experienced instructors in the industry. Courses are available at our training locations nationwide or on-site, at your facility.
Our knowledge of electrical safety regulations and experience with practical application allows us to create a consistent and compliant electrical safety environment in any workplace. We assess facilities for compliance with OSHA, NEC, NFPA 70E, NESC, MSHA and other electrical regulations. Our safety specialists develop custom electrical safety programs and procedures for industrial, commercial, utility and government installations.
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We are proud to announce that as of May 1, 2019, AVO Training Institute is now an official IACET Accredited Institution. It was a very long and rigorous accreditation and review process, involving extensive hands-on evaluation and verification, but we couldn’t be happier to offer this accreditation to our students!Learn More
NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY It is the policy of AVO Training Institute, Inc., a subsidiary of Megger, to continue to seek out qualified applicants to fill existing job openings regardless of race, color, creed, age, sex, national origin, veteran status, or physical disability. We will continue to maintain a work environment free of discriminatory intimidation of any kind and to provide Equality of Opportunity in upgrading, wage and salary administration, promotions, transfers, benefits, training programs and all other conditions of employment. In order to ensure a maximum effort, all employees are directed to actively support programs which implement and maintain our policy and commitments to Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity. PROPRIETARY INTEREST POLICY In order to provide a broad range of training and real world experiences, it is the policy of AVO Training Institute, Inc., to provide courses that are non-product specific. No AVO training instructor nor contract instructor has any proprietary interest in any products, instruments, devices, services, or materials discussed. TRANSCRIPT RELEASE POLICY Transcripts are available upon request via phone, email or through the AVO website by contacting: Karen Hinckel, Registrar Administrator | Email: Karen.Hinckel@avotraining.com | Phone: 214-330-3502
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