Quinten Wheeler, Manager of Safety and Compliance at Wheatland Electric Cooperative, Inc. has completed an intensive program in electric utility safety and loss control. The Certified Loss Control Professional (CLCP) credential is awarded to individuals who complete the requirements of the Loss Control Internship (LCI).

The LCI program gives attendees the preparation and skills needed to successfully manage challenging safety and loss control issues. From environmental issues, to disaster recovery, emergency procedures and workplace violence - they become prepared to take preventative measures and corrective action. Quinten Wheeler is one of only a few electric utility professionals in the country that will receive this certification this year.

“Wheatland Electric feels fortunate to have someone like Quinten leading our safety effort,” said Bruce Mueller, General Manager.”

Wheatland Electric Cooperative, Inc., a member owned distribution cooperative headquartered in Scott City, KS, was established in 1948 as a distribution and power cooperative in the state of Kansas. Today, Wheatland Electric serves more than 33,000 electric meters in 16 different counties and maintains over 4,000 miles of distribution power lines across Western and South-Central Kansas. Together, with the help of our members, Wheatland Electric is committed to building a better and stronger rural America. For more information about Wheatland, visit www.weci.net.