Power Lineman Training

Contact: Aaron Stewart at (740) 364-2254 or email astewart@c-tec.edu

1This program will prepare you for entry-level employment in the utility industry.  Learn materials/tools assembly, bucket truck rescue, pole top rescue, installation of cross arms, basic electricity, operation of bucket truck and digger truck. Costs include tuition, books, CDL class, toolkits, belts and boots.  Valid driver’s license required.

The Power Lineman Program is 900 hours and total cost is $12,720. Click here to see cost breakdown




Program Requirements

How to Get Started

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Creating a Student Portal Account

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Program Start Dates

Power Lineman Pre-Assessment 

March 5, 2022

 April 4 - November 19, 2022

M-TH         9 am - 4:30 pm




Program Content

Power Lineman Syllabus

  • Maintenance Basics
  • Overhead Distribution De-Energized
  • Overhead Distribution Energized
  • Underground Distribution
  • Basic Electricity
  • Pole Climbing / Assembly
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • First Aid/CPR/AED

Credentials Offered

  • Class D Power Lineman
  • CDL Class A
  • 10-Hour OSHA
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • CAST (Construction and Skilled Trade Selection.)
  • Pole Top Rescue