Who is AVO?

We help people go home safe to their families at the end of the day.

After more than 55 years, AVO Training remains a global leader in safety and maintenance training for the electrical industry. We deliver an engaging, hands-on experience for our clients in a professional, real-world environment.

We strive to provide industry relevant courses in a practical and flexible learning environment through an ongoing commitment to quality service, integrity, instruction, and client satisfaction.

Our goal is to convey practical job skills and career development for our clients and students by saving lives through a world-class learning experience.

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Our Team

Here to Train and Assist You

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.

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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.

AVO TRAINING

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.

Arc Flash Studies and Total Electrical Engineering Services
AVO Specialty

Arc Flash Studies and Total Electrical Engineering Services

Our registered engineering division analyzes power systems to identify conditions that create instability and hazardous workspaces. Every arc flash risk assessment analysis, protective device coordination, short circuit and load flow study we perform is sealed by our Professional Engineers, who are collectively registered across the U.S. and Canada. We work diligently to ensure the accuracy of our results and pride ourselves on providing realistic, non-commercial recommendations.

AVO NEWS

The Latest in Electrical Safety and Maintenance

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News

  • 03.05.2021

    AVO Certifications

    Why get certified? A certification gives you the knowledge and credentials to move your career forward.
  • 02.04.2021

    Never too early for Spring (Safety) Training

    AVO just added Electrical Safety and Electrical Maintenance courses through June 30, 2021.
  • 02.03.2021

    Online, instructor-led courses added through June 30

    See the latest courses added to our ONLINE, Virtual Electrical Safety and Electrical Maintenance training schedule.
  • 08.05.2020

    Industrial Safety Training – Educate your workers

    Virtual online training permits the learner to have as close to the same experience as they would in a physical classroom.
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IACET Accreditation

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!

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Testimonials
  • James

    “This is a great class for people to attend. It’s a well thought-out class that is great for a general understanding or refresher of the basics. My instructor was great and had incredible experience and knowledge of the subject matter. I would definitely recommend this class to others.”

    James  City of Dallas