The Electrical Techniques program provides pathways into a variety of occupations or training in the electrical industry. Develop basic competencies in electricity, network cabling and electrical system installation.
|Co-ordinator:||Jim Fleming Email|
|Credential:||Ontario College Certificate|
|Start Dates:||September 02, 2014|
|Tuition Fees:||$1,972.50 per semester*|
|* Tuition and fees subject to change.|
The electrical field is growing in response to increased construction work in Ontario and other provinces. The 2-semester (30 week) Electrical Techniques program will provide you with the introductory and fundamental skills and knowledge to assist with the installation, maintenance and repair of electrical equipment in residential, commercial and construction settings.
- The program provides several pathways into a variety of occupations and other college training programs in the electrical industry, including electronics, electrical mechanical and electrical apprenticeship.
- You will develop basic competencies in electricity, network cabling and electrical system installation.
- Related instruction in mathematics, prints and installations, safety and trade calculations is included to meet employers' qualifications.
Students in the Electrical Techniques Certificate program take the same courses as the first two semesters of the Electrical Engineering Technician diploma program. As a result, graduates of the Electrical Techniques program can enter into third semester of Electrical Engineering Technician (subject to enrolment capacity).
Minimum Admission Requirements (for entry to September 2013 and subsequent start dates)
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with the majority of credits at the College (C) and Open (O) levels, including:
- One Grade 11 or 12 College (C) Mathematics
Note: Workplace (E) level English meets admission requirements.
If you are 19 years of age or older before classes start, and you do not possess an OSSD, you can write the Canadian Adult Achievement Test to assess your eligibility for admission.
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