Electrical Lineworker Technology
- Award: Associate in Applied Science
- Credits: 70
- Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
- WIA Certified
About this Program
The Electrical Line Worker program provides trained personnel for the power industry. Coursework provides both theory and practical hands-on experience in all phases of power line construction and maintenance. Coursework includes electrical math, national electrical safety codes, construction of overhead and underground distribution systems, conductor applications, over voltage and over current protection, guying and pole grounding. The 90 acre Training Field located near the campus provides a site for hands-on experience in pole setting. The successful graduate is eligible for employment in rural electric and municipal utilities or with private contractors.
- Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Wadena 56482