School of Trades and Technology

Join the New Class of Skilled Professionals.

High demand trades and technology occupations are the foundation of a thriving economy. Many people working in this sector make six-figure incomes and enjoy excellent benefits. (Source: Skills Canada-Ontario.) Our school provides hands-on training incorporating the latest techniques in a wide variety of apprenticeship, skilled trades and technology programs.

Welcome to our School of Trades and Technology

Two Semesters: Three Choices

  • Electrical Techniques
  • Electrical Engineering Technician
  • Instrumentation Control and Engineering Technician

Because our electrical programs are integrated in the first two semesters, you have the option of graduating with a certificate in Electrical Techniques or going on to complete your diploma in either of the above electrical program specialties.

Double Diploma Option

You can graduate with 2 diplomas in just 3 years. When you graduate from Instrumentation Control Engineering Technician, with just 8 more courses, you can add an Electrical Engineering Technician diploma. If you graduate first from Electrical Engineering, you can add an Instrumentation Control Engineering Technician diploma with just 8 more courses. Save money while you increase your value in the work world.

Additional Tools

Complete one of our Carpentry Techniques, Welding Techniques, Mechanical Techniques – Plumbing or Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning programs and you have:

  • Tickets for Working at Heights; Hoisting & Rigging; Lockout/Tag Out; WHMIS
  • Plus Grade 12 equivalency – required for most apprenticeships

Kawartha Trades & Technology Centre

Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre

Project overview

  • Opened in September 2014: Built to LEED environmental and energy efficiency
  • $36.6 million, 87,000 square foot trades and technology skills training facility, located on the college’s Sutherland Campus in Peterborough
  • Will provide facilities for teaching and training students from Fleming College, regional secondary schools and regional industry
  • State-of-the art, sustainable shop facilities, smart-wired classrooms, and labs with the newest technology
  • Modular floor space allowing for flexibility and delivery of multiple programs

See a time lapse of the construction and get more information on Kawartha Trades and Technology Centre.


Maxine Mann
Dean, School of Trades & Technology
TEL: (705) 749-5530 ext. 1257

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Fleming College
599 Brealey Drive K9J 7B1 Peterborough, Ontario,
(705) 749-5530