Hogan, Jones completes Power Line Worker Program

Published 8:00 am Saturday, December 18, 2021

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Aaron Hogan of Meherrin and Darien Jones of Kenbridge completed the Southside Virginia Community College Power Line Worker Training Program on Nov. 17. They are both graduates of Central High School.

The 11-week program provides both classroom and hands-on training in safety, climbing techniques, electrical theory, aerial framing, rigging, operating utility service equipment and commercial drivers’ license training.

SVCC offers the Power Line Worker class in Blackstone, Virginia, at the Occupational/Technical Center in Pickett Park. For information, visit southside.edu/power-line-worker.