Program Information

The Electrical Line Worker Training Program is designed to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and basic skills needed when seeking a career opportunity in the electric utility industry as a line worker trainee.

The following certifications will be earned upon class completion:

  • OSHA 10-Hour
  • CPR & AED
  • First Aid

SUMMER Course:

Start Date: Tuesday, June 18, 2024

End Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2024

FALL Course:

Start Date: Tuesday, October 15, 2024

End Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2025

Class Meeting Days: Tuesdays/Wednesdays/Thursdays

Class Meeting Times: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Plus weekly online homework)

Training Location: HCC Brandon Campus

Tuition: $6,500 (TECO scholarships available for those who qualify)

Admission Requirements:

  • 18 years old or older (By start of course)
  • High school diploma/GED (By start of course)
  • Pass a level 1 background check
  • Pass a drug screen
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Cannot be afraid of heights

Students who successfully complete the four-month program are encouraged to interview with TECO for an entry-level Electrical Line Worker trainee position. Hourly wage starts at $26.98 and in five years can increase to $50 per hour or more. TECO is very dedicated to the safety of its team members, and offers an excellent benefits package that includes health insurance, retirement benefits and generous time off.

HCC cannot guarantee employment as a result of this training.

HCC does not determine the hiring schedule or hiring processes of TECO or other potential employers.

Steps To Apply:

  1. Click HERE to complete the application (SUBMIT ONE APPLICATION).
  2. Receive approval from HCC-ICCE staff to attend Discovery Bootcamp (allow 2 to 3 business days).
  3. Receive a link to register for the mandatory Discovery Bootcamp Assessment Course (Cost $93).
  4. Attend Discovery Bootcamp Assessment Course at the HCC Brandon Campus from 7:00AM to 12:00PM
    • Saturday June 1, 2024 (attend this bootcamp for the 6/18/24-9/24/24 Electrical Line Worker Course)
    • Saturday, October 5, 2024 (attend this bootcamp for 10/15/24-2/4/25 Electrical Line Worker Course)
  5. The highest scoring 16 Students who pass the assessment will then be required to pass a background check and drug screening test.
  6. Receive a link to register for the Electrical Line Worker Course (allow 2 to 3 business days).

Space is limited, apply today!

Only one scholarship may be approved per individual.

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Electrical Line Worker Press Release