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Electric Lineworker

Lineman students working on a transformerThe Electric Lineworker program prepares individuals to work as linemen in the preparation and repair of electrical utility services. 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

  • Sept. 3, 2024 - Dec. 10, 2024

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 Next Generation Reading Test score of 237 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

  • Cost for classes starting prior to June 30, 2024: $744

To Sign Up

Complete an 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.


Please see our policy for refunds on continuing education classes here: Refund Policy

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