important updates for the sltc rodeo
and graduation on august 13th, 2020.
-- please see below --

At the end of each class, Southeast Lineman Training Center hosts a rodeo for our students. The Lineman’s Rodeo gives our students an opportunity to show off their skills and talents they have learned while attending SLTC, with interesting and fun events. Events for the rodeo will include Grunt Bag Pull, Pole-Top Rescue, Insulator Change-out, Egg Climb, and more! Gates open at 7:30am and events will begin at 8:30am. Please bring your own chairs!



Gates will open at 1:30pm and the ceremony will begin at 2:00pm EST.


The Graduation of Class 62 SLTC students will be at 2:00pm on August 13th.
The graduation will be held at the Chattanooga Lookouts Stadium in Chattanooga, TN. Gates will open to the public at 1:30pm.


  1. All attendees need to bring masks to wear at these events in accordance with county laws in Hamilton County.
  2. All Class 61 students are welcome to attend and walk across the stage at the Class 62 graduation ceremony. Anyone planning on attending the graduation ceremony at the Lookouts Stadium from Class 61 needs to RSVP to the link that was emailed to you by July 22nd to be able to attend this event.


Exposure to COVID-19 is an inherent risk in any public location where people are present; we cannot guarantee you will not be exposed during your visit.

In accordance with CDC guidelines, we have enhanced sanitization procedures and implemented additional measures for distance, spacing, and screening.

We ask that all guests continue to comply with the following:

  1. Face covering required - Everyone is required to wear a face covering at all time while on SLTC campus.
  2. Wash hands often - Wash your hands with soap and water often for at least 20 seconds.
  3. Social distancing - Practice social distancing and keep at least 6 feet between your travel party and others.
  4. Use hand sanitizer stations - Guests will be required to use hand sanitizer when entering or exiting the building.
  5. Follow SLTC Staff direction - Please follow directions from our staff and have patience as we work through these new operational procedures.


Chattanooga Lookouts Stadium is in Hamilton County, TN and per Hamilton County Health Department all individuals shall wear a facial covering or mask which covers the mouth and nose at all times when indoors in all public and private buildings and when outdoors when 6 feet of social distancing cannot be maintained. A list of exceptions can be found at

Please note the CDC advises that older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions might be at higher risk for severe illness from COVID-19. Guests should evaluate their risk in determining whether to attend. People who show no symptoms can spread COVID-19 if they are infected, any interaction with the general public poses an elevated risk of being exposed to COVID-19, and we cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed during your visit.

By attending the SLTC Rodeo and/or Graduation event you are accepting any and all liability of exposure to COVID-19. Guests hereby release, waive, discharge, and covenant not to hold liable or sue Southeast Lineman Training Center, their owners, agents, affiliates, or employees from any and all liability from COVID-19. Visit the CDC website or for the latest guidelines.

We appreciate your cooperation during this unprecedented time.

The address for the school and the Lookouts Stadium can be found below:

Southeast Lineman Training Center

9481 Hwy 11
Trenton, GA 30752

Chattanooga Lookouts Baseball Stadium

201 Power Alley
Chattanooga, TN 37402

If you are interested in attending and will require lodging, please note that the school recommends the hotels listed below. All of these hotels offer special rates for the family and friends of SLTC students.

Chattanoogan Hotel

1201 South Broad St.
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Fairfield Inn and Suites

40 Starview Lane
Chattanooga, TN 37419

Hampton Inn

74 Starview Lane
Chattanooga, TN 37419

Country Inn and Suites

3725 Modern Industries Blvd.
Tiftonia, TN 37419

Super 8 by Wyndham Chattanooga

20 Birmingham Hwy
Chattanooga, TN 37419
Book Online

Courtyard Downtown Chattanooga

200 Chestnut Street
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Holiday Inn Express and Suites (Lookout Mountain)

3710 Modern Industries Pkwy
Chattanooga, TN 37419
Book Online

We hope that you will come and be a part of this exciting and fun day! If you have any questions please give us a call (706) 657-3792.