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Electric Lineman

electric lineman in a bucket truck near power linesThe Electric Lineman course prepares individuals to work as linemen in the preparation and repair of rural electrical utility service.
Course 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 

Fall 2019

The September class is full.

Winter 2020

Class dates: Jan. 27 - April 23 | Monday - Thursday | 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with 30-minute lunch break 

Course Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Copy of high school diploma or highschool equivalency
  • Copy of current DOT physical and drugscreen
  • Copy of unrestricted driver’s license.
  • Copy of driving record
  • Accuplacer reading score of 60 or higheror transcript for 2-year degree or higher


  • NCCER Certification
  • OSHA 10 Certification
  • CPR Certification
  • CDL Learner's Permit

Course Fees: 

  • $799 for tuition, books, supplies and other fees

Scholarship Funds Available

Funds are available through the 2nd Chance Scholarship to help students with the costs of the course. The 2nd Chance scholarship is for students taking classes through the Workforce & Economic Development division.


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