Contractor Tap-On Program

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

Email for the class you wish to attend and you will be contacted prior to the scheduled class day with a meeting link and required forms. All classes begin at 3 p.m.

  1. Attend one of these classes:
    District Class Location Date
    Poughkeepsie In person  March 20, 2023
    Newburgh In person May 18, 2023
    Fishkill In person July 13, 2023
    Kingston In person Oct. 12, 2023

  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. Complete and submit all required documents provided to you during your Tap-On class.