Cable Television Installers

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Cable Television Installers

Cable Television Installers - Preparation

To work as a line installer and repairer, you typically need to:

  • have a high school diploma or equivalent; and
  • complete long-term, on-the-job training.

Education after high school

No formal education is required beyond high school.

On-the-job training

Line installers and repairers typically learn their skills from experienced workers. Installers can also take online classes or attend training sessions provided by manufacturers. This type of training can take more than a year to complete.

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.