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Career Area: Architecture and Construction
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-413-2
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
Credit Program
Average Annual Tuition: $4167

Electrical Power Distribution Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Electrician
Lineman
Lineman Technician
Installer
Line Mechanic
Power Technician

Average Median Wage

$61524

Electrical Power Distribution Programs

This program provides theoretical and hands-on training in all phases of power line construction and maintenance. Individuals must have the ability to work at heights and in all weather conditions, good eyesight and hearing, and have manual dexterity to be successful in a career as a line mechanic.

The program leads to employment with electrical power providers and line construction companies with emphasis on electrical line work. It provides fundamentals of electrical theory as well as application of electrical equipment with emphasis on safety. Instruction is divided between classroom and outdoor lab activities.