Utility Line Technology
OverviewThe Utility Line Technology Program prepares students to work in the power line industry as apprentice linemen. The curriculum includes the design and function of electric generation, transmission and distribution systems, substations, transformers, capacitors, voltage regulators, system protection, and metering.
What Will I Learn?Students will learn to climb tall utility poles, handle highly energized utility lines, and be eligible to earn a Texas Commercial Driver’s License.
What Can I Do With This Degree?Line installers and repairers, also known as line workers, install or repair electrical power systems and telecommunications cables, including fiber optics.
Degree RequirementsComplete the 35 SCH in the degree plan.
There are no special requirements for this program other than the Institute's admission requirements.