in a telecom tower technician career
Gain hands-on skills for a great career in the growing wireless industry. As telecom technology providers deploy and expand 5G networks, skilled technicians are needed to build, climb, and maintain towers.
After completing this 14-credit certificate, you can jump into a tower technician career – or you can continue your education and increase your employment opportunities with one of three new programs coming in fall 2022:
- Telecommunications Tower Tech 1 pathway certificate
- Telecommunications Field Technician technical diploma
- Telecommunications Engineering Technician associate degree
Program Code: 904511
The Telecommunications Tower Technician 1 Certificate is intended to provide students with the necessary theory and hands-on educational experience necessary to receive a job in the Telecommunications field. Students will learn safety, basic rigging and fall protection, principles of electricity, fiber optics, wireless technology, cell components, antenna basics, and spectrum management.