The three-semester Overhead Electric Line Worker certificate will train you for employment with electric utility companies. To fill their workforce needs, utilities are looking for employees who have completed technical training at the community college level. 

This academic program is primarily designed for those who wish to enter the workforce immediately following graduation. Graduates of the program have been very successful in securing positions with regional utility companies. Some students who complete the Electrical Construction and Maintenance A.O.S. program continue on to complete this certificate.

This program is offered by the Applied Technologies Department.

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Technical Standards have been developed to establish the essential skills that a student must possess to be able to fully participate and complete the required tasks and assignments in the following programs: Clean Energy Management, A.A.S.; Electrical Construction and Maintenance, A.O.S.; Heating/Air Conditioning/Refrigeration Technical Services, A.O.S.; Mechatronics, A.A.S.; and Overhead Electric Line Worker, Certificate.

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Department or program information:

Christopher McNally, Ph.D.
Applied Technologies Interim Department Chairperson
Williams Hall, Room 126

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.