NSQF- Senior Linemen Distribution.pdf

Senior Lineman-Distribution

  • Job DescriptionThe incumbent in the job will oversee and carryout inspections, also perform repair and maintenance of poles, overhead and underground powerlines and cables, substations, etc. They attend to customer breakdown complaints and requests, releasing and restoring connections. They lead a team of linemen and technical helpers in conducting the above work.  
  • CodePSS/Q 0103
  • SectorPower
  • NSQF LevelLevel 5
  • Notional Hours330
  • Accrediting BodiesPower Sector Skill Council
  • Certifying BodiesPower Sector Skill Council
  • Proposed Occupation


  • International Comparability

    Australia - UETTDRSB21A (PSS N 0107), UETTDRSB22A (PSS N 0105), UETTDREL12A (PSS N 0109, PSS N 0105) uk-, EUSPTD004 (PSS N 0107, N 0105, 0109)

  • Progression Pathway

    Junior Engineer

  • Qualification File NSQF- Senior Linemen Distribution.pdf
  • Supporting Documents
  • Formal structure of the qualification
    Title of unit or other component Mandatory/ Optional Estimated size (Hours) Level
    PSS N 0109 ( Inspection of Power Distribution Substation, Lines and Components) Mandatory 50 5
    PSS N 0105 (Repair and maintenance of sub-station, power distribution lines and components) Mandatory 50 5
    PSS N 0107 (Operation and maintenance of 11/0.433 KV Distribution Substation) Mandatory 50 5
    PSS N 0110 ( Supervise work and crew in power distribution installation and maintenance work) Mandatory 50 5
    PSS/ N 2001 (Use basic health and safety practices for power related work ) Mandatory 50 Common across 1-5 levels
    CSC/ N 1336 (Work effectively with others) Mandatory 65 Common across 1-5 levels