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How to Apply for the Lineworker Program

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

We have concluded the information session period for the 2018-2019 academic year.  Please feel free to fill out and submit the form at the bottom of this page in order to be added to the Prospective Lineworker List for the 2019-2020 academic year.  Thank you for your interest in the Lansing Community College Lineworker Program.

Please use the timeline below as a reference.  It will give you an idea of how the program progresses. 

Event Date/Time
Information Session - LCC West Auditorium February 22nd, 2019
6pm - 8pm 
Information Session - LCC West Auditorium February 23rd, 2019
Information Session - LCC West Auditorium March 15th, 2019
6pm - 8pm
Information Session - LCC West Auditorium March 16th, 2019
Program Applications Due April 8th, 2019 by 5:00pm
Initial Applicant Status Notification**
(Accepted; Under Review; Pending Basic Skills; Not Accepted)
April 15th, 2019 by 5:00pm
Application Stage 2 Meeting - LCC West Auditorium April 19th, 2019 6pm
Application Stage 2 Meeting - LCC West Auditorium April 20th, 2019 10am
Lineworker Physical Ability Test May 2019 TBD
Metal Pole Climb Test May 2019 TBD
Required Drug Testing Between April 20th and June 1st, 2019
Fall Semester Classes Begin August 22nd, 2019
ELTE 270 Application Period, Interviews and Status Notification October - November 2019
Marshall Training Center Tour October 2019
ELTE 270 Climbing Orientation Class Winter Break, late December or Early January
Spring Semester Classes Begin January 6th, 2020
10-Week Climbing School Application Period Spring 2020
10-Week Climbing School Spring - Fall 2020
**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 using our Request for Information form. Questions can also be sent to

Line Worker

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