utility locator

In this 140-hour course, you will learn to perform visual inspections of defined construction areas. You will learn to locate and mark all types of utility lines for the purpose of preventing damage.


Upon completion, you will earn your NCCER Core and be entry-level proficient at using and maintaining line-locating equipment.

This course was designed and supported by LA 811, USIC, ATMOS Energy, AT&T, Ditch Witch, Heath US, and LUS.


  • New Iberia (day class): TBD.
  • Crowley (day class): 6/10/24 - 7/05/24

COST: $3,500 (You may qualify for tuition assistance. Contact 337-521-9028 or workforce@solacc.edu for information).

Utility Locator


To discuss tuition assistance options and enrollment steps, fill out this Contact Form, or get in touch with us at:

Economic & Workforce Development Division

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