Electrical Techniques

September 2018

Availability: Accepting Applications
Credential: Ontario College Certificate ( 2 semesters )
Classes begin:
September 04, 2018
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
ETQ
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Domestic:
$2,587.53 per semester*
International:
$8,161.39 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.

January 2019

Availability: Accepting Applications
Credential: Ontario College Certificate ( 2 semesters )
Classes begin:
January 07, 2019
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
ETQ
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Domestic:
$2,412.03 per semester*
International:
$7,993.13 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.

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.

Program Highlights

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

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.

Mature Students

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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