Lineman Training

NMJC Lineman Utility Training Program


FandX training ground



Looking for a Career?

Numerous companies in SE New Mexico are hiring Apprentice Linemen.  The training at NMJC provides YOU with the opportunity to start this great career working as a valued member of a team providing electrical power distribution/transmission to maintain and expand our area power needs. 

There are numerous opportunities throughout the United States for Licensed Linemen.  Apprentice Lineman is the first step in gaining the knowledge and experience to become a Licensed Lineman.  

This program consists of classroom training on the New Mexico Junior College campus and field training at the NMJC Lineman Training Ground.  Instructors include:  experienced linemen, safety professionals, and electrical instructors.

For more information or to register, please call 575.492.4713

NMJC Lineman Utility Training Program
  • CDL Training (2 weeks)
  • Groundman & Climbing School (4 weeks)
  • OSHA 10/H2S (2 days)
  • Navigating the Workplace (2 days)
  • Basic Electrical Circuits (3 days)


Program Cost: $4,800 ($2800 for CDL + $2000 for everything else)

Registration opens: Monday, August 1, 2022

Next class begins: Monday, September 19, 2022 (Two week CDL training begins on 9/19; Lineman school begins 10/3)

We are only taking 6 students. First come, first served


For more information please contact:
Steve Sauceda

Vice President for Training & Outreach



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