University of Arkansas Pulaski Tech H-Volt Academy

Arkansas

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Certificate Program

University of Arkansas Pulaski Tech H-Volt Academy

University of Arkansas Pulaski Tech H-Volt Academy

2020 Program Cost:

$5,670

2020 Graduate Average Starting Wage:

$58,000

About

University of Arkansas Pulaski Tech H-Volt Academy

The UA-PTC H-VOLT (High Voltage Lineman Training) Academy is a certified power line worker training program designed to provide quality education along with real-world, hands-on instruction to those seeking careers as electrical power line workers. Individuals gain the knowledge and skills needed to install, repair, service, and maintain electrical power lines and supporting equipment. The program includes instruction in electrical circuits and theory, safety, aerial framing, transformers, testing equipment, and more. The program also includes instruction in construction, maintenance, and troubleshooting, as well as pole climbing, pole testing, equipment maintenance, and pole top rescue.

2020 Enrollment

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21

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Housing Available?

No

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Boots/Tools Included?

No

Career Outlook:

Admission Qualifications 

Official high school transcripts/GED scores

The customized training program will equip students with the industry-specific skills for entry level employment, including an industry-recognized National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) credential. Graduates may obtain employment in the field of electrical power line work with one of our partners: OGE Energy Corporation, Southwestern Electric Power Company, Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas, Chain Electric, Entergy.

Common Employer(s) from Program:

Southwestern Electric Power Company

Completion Rate:

90%

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Employment Rate

93%

Possible Scholarships?

Yes

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Term Length:

24 weeks

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Term Beginning Date(s):

August

University of Arkansas Pulaski Tech H-Volt Academy

State Name

About

North Little Rock

University of Arkansas , Pulaski Technical College is a public technical college in North Little Rock, Arkansas. It is part of the University of Arkansas System and mainly serves the Central Arkansas region, along with Little Rock to the south.

North Little Rock

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.   

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