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The Electric Distribution Engineering Technology program teaches students the technical skills necessary to train for a career as a lineworker or utility professional.
Each year before projected for various line installers and repairers by 2030 as compiled by BLS.
Enroll full-time and earn a certificate in just one year!
Are you looking for a fast-track to electric utility careers? With our electric distribution engineering technology program, learn technical skills needed to prepare for in-demand electric utility careers.
In this program, students build an understanding of technology fueling today’s electrical utilities. Gain exposure to hands-on laboratories in our state-of-the-art pole training facility under the supervision of highly trained faculty. Students enhance communication and team-building skills to perform efficiently in the workforce.
The comprehensive curriculum teaches fundamental concepts of electric power distribution, heavy equipment familiarization, underground line maintenance, and more. The course lets students:
Blue Ridge CTC facilitates inclusive learning opportunities and a collaborative campus environment to support personal and professional growth.
Let’s hear from our alumni students who successfully completed this electric distribution engineering technology program and came closer to their career goals.
Blue Ridge CTC provides need-based financial aid to qualified applicants, ensuring all students have equal access to a quality education.
Whether you are a student worrying about tuition fees or are a parent assisting a child pay for college, we have a wide variety of financial resources available.
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Note: All salary projections are based on the current position and educational needs. BRCTC cannot guarantee that job titles or the projections given will be the salaries students or graduates will ultimately receive. Two year completion is approximate and based on full-time enrollment. Student testimonials, income statements, and examples on the College website are the results of real students. These testimonials are not intended to guarantee that anyone will achieve the same or similar results. Each individual’s success depends on his or her desire, commitment, dedication, and motivation to pursue academic and workforce opportunities. Testimonials are not intended to create a contract between a student and the College.