This two-semester program prepares students for entry-level electrical line worker positions in industry. Although completion of this program does not substitute for an electrical apprenticeship, it does offer the basic knowledge needed to begin working for some electrical utilities, contractors and in related trades. Good physical strength, manual dexterity and the ability to climb without fear of heights are important attributes for success.
Career Outlook: Positions available to graduates of the program include apprenticeship or entry-level employment as a line worker, substation electrician, meter worker, cable installer and tree trimmer.
Program Code: 31-413-2
Start Date: August
Special Admission Requirements: Ability to drive and a valid driver’s license.
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