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Electrical Engineering Technician

Tuition fee CA$17,523 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$15,900), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

This program will provide you with a solid foundation in electrical and electronic theory and practices.

Through your courses — some of which may be offered in an online/hybrid format — you’ll be exposed to a defined range of electrical functions. Among these will be installation, testing, maintaining, repairing, analyzing and troubleshooting specific kinds of electrical circuits, equipment and systems. Equipped labs will allow ample opportunity for extensive practice to develop the skills required to assume entry-level positions in the electrical industry and related areas.

Career opportunities

  • Electrician instrumentation technician
  • Electrical draftsperson
  • Maintenance electrician
  • Electrical panel assembler
  • Quality control/assurance technician in electrical manufacturing
  • Field services technician
  • Technical sales representative
  • Technical trainer

Areas of Employment

A technical skills shortage is looming both regionally and nationally in Canada. This Electrical Engineering Technician program helps to fill these technical positions as the manufacturing sector becomes more specialized, the construction industry flourishes and the retirement rate increases.

Specific work areas include:

  • Power distribution and utilization
  • Electrical power generation, transmission and protection
  • Industrial telecommunications
  • Electrical maintenance and installation
  • Control systems services
  • Sales
  • Design
  • Repairs

The range of functions in these environments is limited and under the supervision of a qualified person to ensure safety and compliance with relevant codes and standard practices.

Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States