Lake-Sumter Community College

Lake Sumter Community College
Lake Sumter Community College

Electrical Distribution Technology Program Overview


Associate in Science in Electrical Distribution Technology - 65 credits/22 courses

The Electrical Distribution Technology (EDT) degree equips students with a wide range of knowledge and functional skills for careers as line workers in the electric utility industry. Students will master competencies expected of the skilled craftsperson in basic electrical theory, fundamentals of electric power systems operations, electrical distribution safe work practices, and actual overhead pole line and underground electrical utility construction operation and maintenance. Students in the EDT program will develop the ability to take subject matter learned in the classroom and transfer the application of that knowledge to practical field situations. This is a 65-credit degree program.


Technical Certificates 

EDT Basic Certificate   26 credits/9 courses

The Basic Certificate is designed to provide students with the fundamental knowledge and basic practical skills needed when seeking a career in the electric utility industry as a line worker trainee.

EDT Advanced Certificate - 24 credits/8 courses

The Advance Certificate builds on the course work in the Basic Certificate Program. Students must successfully complete the Basic Certificate to pursue the Advanced Certificate.

Program Contact Information

​Robert Seigworth, Program Manager 
352-568-0001 ext. 1025  

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