The Florida Lineman Competition
Judge Q&A
Diamond Sponsor
Altec Industries

About the Competition

Established in 2001 by the Florida Municipal Electric Association (FMEA), the Florida Lineman Competition is where public power lineworkers come together from all over the region to demonstrate their skill and knowledge in the craft of line work. At the Competition, journeyman and apprentices can compete for professional recognition, attend training courses and practice essential skills in a safe environment.

  • Complete Competition Packet (Rules, All Events, Registration Forms)
  • Journeyman Team Registration Form (PDF)
  • Online Journeyman Team Registration

    (each Journeyman team is required to register a judge)
  • Judge Registration Form (PDF)
  • Online Judge Registration
  • Apprentice Registration Form (PDF)
  • Online Apprentice Registration

Presale Items

  • Online Additional Awards Banquet Ticket
  • Online Presale T-shirt Form

Events & Agenda

Competition Agenda

Competition Field Site : Kissimmee, FL


Friday, March 9
9:00 – Noon Competition Field Vendors/Trailer-truck registration and set up at the competition field site
2:00 – 4:00 PM All Judges registration and mandatory meeting
3:00 – 4:00 PM Teams and Apprentices registration
3:00 – 5:00 PM Vendor registration and set up for Vendor Expo and Welcome Reception
5:00 – 7:30 PM Vendor Expo and Welcome Reception
Saturday, March 10
7:00 – 7:30 AM Late registration and Vendor field set up
8:00 AM Florida Lineman Competition
6:00 PM 2017 Safety and 2018 Florida Lineman Competition Awards Banquet

Competition Events

Journeyman Team Events Packet (PDF)
  • 2018 Journeyman events will be announced soon, please check back!
Apprentice Events Packet (PDF)
  • 2018 Journeyman events will be announced soon, please check back!

Sponsorship Opportunities

You do business with municipal electric utilities so you understand sustained relationships and continuous exposure to this market segment is essential for long-term success. The Florida Lineman Competition brings together electric utility personnel from Florida’s municipal, cooperative and investor-owned utilities from across the state. Participating as a conference sponsor is easy. Take note of the benefits accompanying the different levels of sponsorship, to determine an appropriate level of support for your company.

Sponsorship levels

Category
Contribution amount
Number of registrants included for Reception & Tickets for Awards
Diamond
$10,000
8
Platinum
$6,000
6
Gold
$4,000
4
Silver
$2,000
2
Bronze
$1,500
1
  • Sponsorship Registration Packet (PDF)
  • Online Sponsorship Registration

Exhibitor Information

The Florida Lineman Competition brings together electric utility personnel from Florida’s municipal, cooperative and investor-owned utilities from across the state.

Exhibitor rates

FMEA Associate Member
Non-member
Friday Reception only
$500
$700
Saturday Field only
$500
$700
Both days
$750
$1,150
Field Tent/Table rental
$200 (Tent, table and two chairs)
Awards banquet ticket
$45/person
  • Exhibitor Registration Packet (PDF)
  • Online Exhibitor Registration
  • Additional Awards banquet ticket (PDF)
  • Online Additional Awards Banquet ticket
2018 Registered Exhibitors

     

Hotel Information

A third party claiming to represent FMEA may be contacting attendees of upcoming conferences and offering assistance with hotel reservations. No such third party is affiliated with FMEA or authorized to represent us — please do NOT make hotel reservations through any third party that may contact you by phone or email.

FMEA maintains room blocks with specially negotiated rates at all our conference hotels and attendees are encouraged to only use the online reservation links, phone numbers, and discount codes available on the FMEA web site.