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Utility Lineworker

Utility Lineworker

  • Execute pole and tower climbing
  • Assess, diagnose, and upgrade various wires and cables that provide entertainment and power
  • Learn powerline maintenance and bucket and digger truck operation


What can I do when I graduate?
  • Powerline worker
  • Telephone lineman
  • Powerline technician
  • Electrical line worker
  • Tree trimmer
What would I do in this class?
  • Learn to safely install and climb poles
  • Install and upgrade wires
  • Operate a bucket and digger truck
What can I do with further training?
  • Utility line worker
  • Powerline worker
  • Installer
  • Tree trimmer

Utility Lineworker students must be able to

    Differentiate between many colors and shapes
    Comprehend and use measuring devices and electrical math
    Work in all types of weather and environments
    Use PC's to assemble electrical drawings
    Have good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity to use hand and power tools
    Communicate well with co-workers and customers
    Handle heights in excess of 20 feet

College Credits
Available Certifications
Lab Fees
Jim Pimpas
  • CPR First Aid
  • NCCER Core-Power Line Worker Level 1
  • OSHA 10
Level 1 (junior)  
Level 2 (senior)
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