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Powerline Technician

This skilled trade exam preparation package for Powerline Technician includes more than 1100 multiple choice questions with answers. By preparing the given package, you will be confident in challenging your trade exam. 


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Powerline technicians install, maintain, inspect, and repair electrical distribution and transmission systems. Some power systems are overhead (poles, towers and overhead wires), while others are underground or underwater. Powerline technicians must follow strict safety procedures because of the high voltages in transmission lines.


Specifically, Powerline Technicians:

  • Install, maintain and remove power system poles and maintain transmission towers and structures
  • Prepare work plans. Install, maintain and troubleshoot overhead and underground power systems
  • Install and maintain transformers, protection systems, instrumentation and control, and communication systems
  • Work on conductors and wiring of power distribution and transmission networks


This trade is Red Seal, which means the journeyperson is licensed to practice his/her trade in any province or territory of Canada.


Trade code for Red Seal Powerline Technician in Ontario is 434A.

Powerline Technician

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