Utility Pole Lineman Workshops

2016 Training Workshops and Events 

  • October 8, 2016 - IBEW Local 145, 1700 52nd Avenue, Moline, IL - ​Classroom and field demonstration for apprentice linemen covering safety practices, section joining, framing, installation and climbing. To register, contact Tim Hanna, Outside Training Yard Coordinator, at t.hanna@att.net or 309.756.6474. 
  • April 12, 2016 - Alpena Community College Essential Lineman Workshop (with Rodeo taking place on April 29, 2016), Alpena, MI - Classroom and field demonstration will cover safety practices, section joining, framing, installation and climbing for steel utility poles. To register, contact Roy Smith, Lineman Instructor, at smithr@alpenacc.edu or 989.358.7443. 

For more information on these events, please contact Dan Snyder.

More workshops will be announced, so be sure to check back regularly!  


Lineman Workshop Participating Schools

Since the program's inception in 2005, SMDI has presented the Lineman Training Workshop at the following schools: