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How to Apply for the Lineworker Program

In order to apply for the program, you must attend one of our mandatory information sessions. You will receive an application for the program at the Information session.

The application process for 2016-2017 program has been completed.  No new applications are being accepted.  We will be opening up the application process for the 2017-2018 program after the first of the year.  Completing the web form at the bottom of this page will allow us to add your name to our Prospective Student list allowing us to email you when the information session dates for the 2017-2018 program year have been set.  Please use the 2016-2017 timeline below as a reference.  It will give you an idea of how the program progresses. 

Event Date/Time
Information Session Thursday, February 25th,
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Information Session Monday, February 29th,
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Information Session Tuesday March 15th,
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Information Session Saturday, March 19th,
10:00am - 12:00pm
Program Applications Due Monday, April 4th, 2016 by 5:00pm
Initial Applicant Status Notification**
(Accepted; Under Review; Pending Basic Skills; Not Accepted)
Thursday, April 7th, 2016 by 5:00pm
Application Stage 2 Meeting Week of April 18th (TBD)
Lineworker Physical Ability Test Mid-May 2016
Metal Pole Climb Opportunity Mid-May 2016
Required Drug Testing Late May 2016
Fall Semester Classes Begin August 25, 2016
ELTE 270 Application Period, Interviews and Status Notification October and November 2016
Marshall Training Center Tour October 2016
ELTE 270 Climbing Orientation Class Winter Break
Spring Semester Classes Begin January 9, 2017
10-Week Climbing School Application Period Spring 2017
10-Week Climbing School May to July 2017
**All notifications and communications will be sent to your LCC student email address once your application has been submitted.

To be added to our mailing list for further updates and reminders, please submit your contact information below. Questions can also be sent to

Please note that the form below is NOT an application to the program.

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Line Worker

Utility and Energy Systems
West Campus, Room M127
Phone: (517) 483-1570
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