Contractor Tap-On Program

Our Contractor Tap-On Program is for licensed electricians only. Follow these steps to pursue Tap-On Program certification.

Note: Tap-On Program classes will be held online until further notice.

  1. Attend one of these classes:
    District Class Location Date Start Time
    Poughkeepsie 284 South Ave.,
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    Feb. 20, 2020 3 p.m.
    Kingston 2001 Route 9W
    Lake Katrine, NY 12449
    May 6, 2020 3 p.m.
    Fishkill 25 Central Hudson Way
    Fishkill, NY 12524
    July 16, 2020 3 p.m.
    Newburgh 610 Little Britain Rd. 
    New Windsor, NY 12553
    Oct. 15, 2020 3 p.m.

  2. Obtain the following Insurance Coverage
    • Commercial General Liability with minimum limits of $2,000,000 each Occurrence/$2,000,000 General Aggregate for bodily injury, death, and/or property damage
    • Auto Liability at $500,000 per Occurrence
    • If Needed: Umbrella/Excess Liability at $1,000,000 per Occurrence/Aggregate
    • Statutory Workers’ Compensation (if applies)
    • Central Hudson Gas & Electric shall be Named as “Additional Insured” on the Commercial General Liability policy
    • Supply Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation with a copy of the Certificate of Insurance so designating Central Hudson Gas & Electric as an additional insured
    • Ensure the “Additional Insurance Endorsement” which is obtained from your insurance company MUST be attached to the Certificate of Insurance

  3. Sign and return form received at Tap-On Class and necessary proof of insurance either by fax, or mail or email:
    • By Fax: 845-486-5746
    • By Mail:
      Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corp.
      Attention Purchasing
      284 South Ave
      Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    • By email: