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Electric Lineworker

The Electric Lineworker program prepares individuals to work as linemen in the preparation and repair of electrical utility services. Electric lineman students doing workCourse topics include basic elements of electricity, overhead pole and electrical line constructions, safety codes and applications, electric system, transformer and meter installations, and explorations of underground electrical distribution.

Upcoming Classes

  • Jan. 3 - April 5

Class meets Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Lineman Yard on the Hamlet Campus. 

Course Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Copy of high school diploma or high school equivalency
  • Copy of current DOT physical and drug screen
  • Copy of unrestricted driver’s license
  • Copy of driving record (does not need to be official driving record, visit to order a copy online.)
  • Accuplacer Reading Test score of 232 or higher or transcript for 2-year degree or higher

Certifications You Will Earn:

Any student who successfully completes this course will obtain the following:

  • CPR Certification
  • CDL Learner's Permit
  • 811 Certification​

Course Costs

Tuition and fees: $980

Scholarships are available to help offset the costs of the course. The following forms must be completed:

To Sign Up

Complete application and bring to either the Hamlet Campus or Scotland County Campus to register for the class. For more information, call Student Services at (910) 410-1700.


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