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NORTHWEST LINEMAN COLLEGE

Through training, we help thousands have safe and rewarding careers in electric power, telecommunications, and natural gas.

63,000+ Per Year Average Industry Wage
Fast 7-15 Week Courses
76 Percent Graduate Employment Rate

Northwest Lineman College is an industry-leading educational institution that trains workers for successful careers in the electric, telecom, and natural gas industries.

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Trained Each Year

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Campus Locations
Across the U.S.

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Network of Employers

How do I apply?
We make it easy.

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Contact an Admissions Consultant, or fill out our online application.

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Your personal Admissions Consultant will contact you to answer all your questions and guide you through every step of the enrollment process, including:

  • Submitting your application and enrollment documents
  • Finding convenient NLC approved student housing
  • Information regarding funding options, including scholarship opportunities and financial assistance
  • Deciding on your program and campus
  • Arranging a campus tour

Long-Term Job Security
and Stability

  • High-paying career with great benefits
  • In-demand and fast-growing industry
  • Steady job that cannot be outsourced
  • Provide stability for your family
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For the first time in my life, I go to work because I truly love what I do.

Looking for Challenges, Adventure, and Camaraderie?

Careers in power delivery, telecommunication services, and natural gas are ideal for people who:

  • Like working with their hands
  • Want variety in their day-to-day
  • Enjoy the outdoors and physical activity

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Professionals of the highest standard

  • Department of Labor (DOL) certified instructors
  • Five International Lineman Hall of Fame inductees
  • Members of the prestigious IEEE and CIGRE organizations
  • Industry and military veterans dedicated to the continual improvement of training, safety, and effectiveness
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Every dot represents where an NLC graduate secured employment.

our core values, your success

Passion

Love what you do with persistence, motivation, and the attitude to succeed.

Integrity

Do the right thing — even when no one is watching — trust, honor, and dependability are your hallmarks.

EXCELLENCE

Innovate always, leveraging originality and teamwork, so your legacy of positive contribution is guaranteed.

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4 Campuses across the country

Embark on an adventure for 7-15 weeks at one of our four state-of-the-art campuses across the country.

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an industry pioneer for 25 years

  • 8,000+ trained each year
  • 1000+ network of employers
  • 76% graduate employment rate**
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NLC is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

ACCSC is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.

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An Admissions Consultant will answer all of your questions to help you make the right decision.

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Or fill out the form below and we’ll contact you.

If you meet these qualifications, you are welcome to submit an application.

  • Be 18 years of age at the start date of the term you select;
  • Have a high school diploma or GED;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license (that does not expire prior to term start);
  • Be eligible to obtain a Class A commercial driver’s license (CDL);
  • Be physically and mentally fit to participate (official Medical Release form provided during enrollment process);
  • Provide proof of medical insurance coverage for the duration of the program;
  • Not have a felony conviction on your record;
  • Weigh no more than 270 pounds (ELP and TLP only, due to weight restrictions of fall protection equipment).

Admission Qualifications

  • Be at least 18 years of age by the start date of the term you select
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and be eligible to obtain a Class A commercial driver’s license (CDL)
  • Be physically and mentally fit to participate (official Medical Release form provided during enrollment process)
  • Provide proof of medical insurance coverage for the duration of the program
  • Not have a felony conviction on your record
  • Weigh no more than 270 pounds (Electrical and Telecommunications Programs Only)

If you meet these qualifications, you are welcome to submit an application.

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