2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Dec 05, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

Electric Utility Lineworker Certificate


The certificate in Electric Utility Lineworker is designed to prepare the student for a position as a pre-apprentice level lineworker who is familiar with the use of tools, materials, and equipment of the electric utility industry. Students will be trained in power line installation and maintenance, pole climbing and use of tools, truck and equipment operation, and overhead and underground distribution, construction and maintenance of electrical lines.

Credit Hours Required: 35.5-36

 


 

Electric Utility Lineworker Certificate Suggested Course Sequence  

 


 

Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of the Electric Utility Lineworker Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate basic AC and DC electrical principles. (ELT 101, MAT 100)
  2. Demonstrate linework equipment, tools, techniques, and safety practices. (ELT 141, ELT 202, ELT 211, ELT 212, EMS 120, PPT 120)
  3. Review the history, regulations, and components of the electrical industry. (ELT 201, PPT 120)
  4. Develop skills, materials, and industry connections for successful employment. (CPD 104, PPT 120)