Electrical Power Distribution Technical Diploma | Northcentral Technical College

Electrical Power Distribution

Newly AddedTechnical Diploma

The Electrical Power Distribution technical degree 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.

program at a Glance

Electrical Power Distribution 32 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo General Studies Only
  • Medford General Studies Only
  • Phillips General Studies Only
  • Spencer General Studies Only
  • Wittenberg General Studies Only

Average Starting Salary

$61,339 According to Economic Modeling Specialists International.

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program Outcomes

  • Apply electrical theory
  • Disassemble overhead electrical transmission system
  • Construct overhead electrical transmission system
  • Disassemble underground electrical distribution systems
  • Construct underground electrical distribution systems
  • Disassemble overhead electrical distribution systems
  • Construct overhead electrical distribution systems
  • Maintain electrical systems

Potential Careers

  • Line Mechanic

Course List

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Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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