CEL100 – 120.00 Hours


Dates Location Class Price
Details 10/25/21 – 11/05/21 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 78 $5798.00 Register
Details 11/08/21 – 11/19/21 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 79 $5798.00 Register
Details 12/06/21 – 12/17/21 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 80 $5798.00 Register
Details 01/10/22 – 01/21/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 81 $5798.00 Register
Details 01/31/22 – 02/11/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 82 $5798.00 Register
Details 02/21/22 – 03/04/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 83 $5798.00 Register
Details 03/14/22 – 03/25/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 84 $5798.00 Register
Details 04/04/22 – 04/15/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 85 $5798.00 Register
Details 04/25/22 – 05/06/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 86 $5798.00 Register
Details 05/16/22 – 05/27/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 87 $5798.00 Register
Details 06/06/22 – 06/17/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 88 $5798.00 Register
Details 07/11/22 – 07/22/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 89 $5798.00 Register
Details 08/01/22 – 08/12/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 90 $5798.00 Register
Details 08/22/22 – 09/02/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 91 $5798.00 Register
Details 09/12/22 – 09/23/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 92 $5798.00 Register
Details 10/03/22 – 10/14/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 93 $5798.00 Register
Details 10/24/22 – 11/04/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 94 $5798.00 Register
Details 11/07/22 – 11/18/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 95 $5798.00 Register
Details 12/05/22 – 12/16/22 Bryan, TX IS CEL100 96 $5798.00 Register

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

cell tower

The Tower Technician Level One course answers the need for qualified technicians with comprehensive cutting edge technical training provided to participants with an interest in the industry. During this 120-hour course students receive not only traditional classroom training, each has the opportunity to participate in multiple field exercises and other hands-on training scenarios; all followed by scenario testing used to determine student comprehension. Registered participants will be challenged physically during this intensive technical training program and should be prepared for climbing exercises while carrying specialized tools used to perform tower prop installation tasks. Successful graduates are eligible for the Tower Apprentice Program supported by industry hiring partners. All qualified students will have the opportunity to become a member of a four-person team responsible for deploying next generation Wireless Networks.


Applicants must meet the following requirements to enroll in this program:

  • Be a high school graduate or passed a GED test
  • Be at least 18 years of age

Applicants must meet the following physical requirements:

  • Safely operate machinery and conduct field exercises at a height over 160 feet while carrying approximately 70 lbs. of tools and equipment

To apply for this course, applicants must provide the following:

Course Completion Requirements

Participants are required to bring:

  • Notebook paper
  • Pens, highlighters, pencils
  • Boots or climbing shoes

Physical Requirements

Participants will be required to safety operate machinery
and conduct field exercises at a height of over 100 feet while carrying
approximately 70 lbs. of tools and equipment. In order to successfully complete
these exercises, participants must be aware of any medical and/or physical
limitations that might prevent them from participating in such activities.

Attendance Requirements

Class attendance is an essential part of the education
process, and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class
sessions and field exercises. Attendance and participation are components of
successful course completion. Excessive absences, early departure, or tardiness
may place participants at risk of academic failure and place a significant
burden on the rest of the class. Therefore, participants who miss 5 percent (6
hours) or more of the Tower Technician Level One course may be dismissed.


  • Regulations and Standards
  • Introduction to Wireless Technology
  • Worksite Hazard Awareness
  • OSHA 10-Hour
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Lightning, Grounding and CADWELD
  • Fundamentals of RF Radiation
  • Fall Protection and Rescue
  • Basic Rigging Principles
  • Capstan Hoist Awareness
  • Closeout Guidelines
  • Intro to Long Term Evolution (LTE)

Suggested Audience

This course is designed for utility industry personnel or others who have a desire to enter the tower installation industry.

Government Programs

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

The instructors were very knowledgeable in this field. Very helpful with all aspects of class.

— Forensic Technician
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