Utility Lineman Technology

Program Information

The Utility Lineman pathway prepares individuals for jobs in the field of utility power transmission and distribution construction, troubleshooting, and repair of electrical power lines. 

Location of Program:

Poplarville Campus

Program Start:

Fall Semester

Program Contact Information:

Email
lineman@prcc.edu

Your natural abilities


  • Color vision
  • Ability to work at heights
  • Physical stamina/strength
  • Teamwork
  • Communication skills
  • Troubleshooting skills

Classroom knowledge


  • Pole and bucket rescue
  • Elevated work Site projects
  • Pole climbing
  • Overhead construction & underground construction
  • System design and operation

Graduation options


  • Technical Certificate
  • A.A.S.

Possible careers in this program:

Line Installers and Repairers

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