Power Lineman

Power Lineman

Mid-East CTC - Adult Education, in partnership with American Electric Power, now offers Class D Power Lineman training. This is a 900-hour course designed to prepare students for the lineman profession. During this course of study, students participating in the program will receive Class A Commercial Driver’s License truck driver training and will also have the opportunity to showcase their skills to potential employers during a skills demonstration week.


  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Complete WorkKeys evaluation (Reading, Math, and Locating Information)
  • Complete a pre-assessment


  • Class D Power Lineman
  • OSHA 30-Hour
  • FirstAid/CPR/AED (ASHI)
  • Class A CDL Restricted
  • NCCER - PowerLine Worker Level 1
900 hours     41 weeks
July 8, 2019 - April 30, 2020
Mon - Thur   4:30 - 10:00 pm (Some Saturdays as scheduled)

Total Charges:  $11,960  
 Included in above are tuition, fees, books, toolkit, and supplies.
Breakdown of Total:
Book Costs:  $252
Supplies:  $2,067
Tuition & Fees:  $9,641
CIP CODE: 46.0303 
Program accredited by:
CIP Code:  46.0303 

Course Content Includes:

  • OSHA Safety
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Climb and set poles
  • Operate bucket and digger derricks
  • String primary and secondary wire as well as service drops
  • Hang cross arms
  • Perform hurt man rescue from the pole and the bucket truck
  • Understand basic electricity
  • Understand transformer theory
  • Perform the functions of a ground worker
  • Recognize tools and their functions
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