Lamar Institute of Technology Lineman Program

Texas

010-power-plant.png

Certificate Program

Lamar Institute of Technology Lineman Program

Lamar Institute of Technology Lineman Program

2020 Program Cost:

$1,700

2020 Graduate Average Starting Wage:

$56,700

About

Lamar Institute of Technology Lineman Program

The 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. Program objectives include troubleshooting outages and voltage problems; identification and use of tools, materials, equipment; proper work and safety procedures; operation of utility line trucks; performing pre-trip and post-trip truck inspections; and successful completion of the Texas Commercial Driver's License (CDL) written and driving test.

2020 Enrollment

003-team.png

14

002-home.png

Housing Available?

Yes

004-boots.png

Boots/Tools Included?

No

Career Outlook:

Admission Qualifications 

Students must successfully complete an OSHA certification exam. Interested students must be able to climb tall utility poles, handle highly energized utility lines, and be eligible to earn a Texas Commercial Drivers License.

Students who successfully complete the recommended program of study will receive a Certificate in Utility Line Technology.

Common Employer(s) from Program:

Reliant Energy

Completion Rate:

90%

006-handshake.png

Employment Rate

93%

Possible Scholarships?

No

001-clock.png

Term Length:

32 Weeks

calendar.png

Term Beginning Date(s):

August

Lamar Institute of Technology Lineman Program

State Name

About

Beaumont

Beaumont is a city in southeastern Texas. Its known for the Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum, a recreated town showing life in the early 1900s, at the start of the Texas oil boom.

Beaumont

National Lineman Career data is provided from a combination of program information submissions, industry reports, NLC surveys, and other publicly available data. Program information may periodically need to be updated and we do not claim 100% annual accuracy.   

lineman program signup form

Receive more information from

Lamar Institute of Technology Lineman Program

Your request has been received

Staff or Admin from

Lamar Institute of Technology Lineman Program