Power line worker training program

Learn how to install and repair electrical power systems and telecommunications cables to begin a career in the power transmission and distribution industry.

Program Information


Training Covers:

  • Safety
  • Rigging
  • Aerial Framing
  • Introduction to Electrical Theory
  • Introduction to Electrical Circuits
  • Map Symbols
  • Hot Sticks
  • Insulated Aerial Devices
  • Climbing Techniques
  • Overhead Equipment and Tools
  • Tool Inspection
  • Pole Inspections
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Fall Protection


Training time, weeks and cost

Training hours are 560 clock hours

Training is 14 weeks

Training cost is $3,200


Physical Requirements

  • Manage elevated heights
  • Work in various outdoor weather conditions


Program Director, Anna Go

CE Industrial Technology/Energy

555 Community College Drive, Houston, TX 77013