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Electrical Technologies

Certificate of Completion in Lineman Technology Level I

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Lineman Technology Level I program is designed to provide students with the training needed for employment in the electrical utility industry. Topics covered in the courses include an introduction to line work equipment, tools and safety. An emphasis is placed on equipment and procedures for overhead line construction including climbing, grounding and creating a safe zone in addition to taking lines out of service. Also covers underground line construction equipment and procedures as well as trenching, excavating and handling Blue Stake laws and markings. The program also includes a Certificate of Completion in Lineman Technology Level II, Certificate of Completion in Lineman Technology Level III, Certificate of Completion in Lineman Technology Level IV, and an Associate in Applied Science in Applied Electrical Technologies.

CIPS Code: 46.0399

Admission Criteria:
This program is offered through an educational partnership. Employment by the partnership organization is required for admission.

Required Courses

Required Courses 16
Course # Course Title Credits
UTP110 Hand and Power Tools for Linemen 1
UTP111 Line Work Equipment and Safety 4
UTP112 Line Construction 3
UTP113 Rigging Fundamentals 3
UTP114* Line Construction Procedures 3
UTP115 Underground Line Construction 2

Notes:

  • The total amount of credits required for this certificate is 16.
  • Students must earn a grade of C or better for all courses within the program.
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00