|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||CA$17,523 per year
The fees shown here are estimates only for 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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High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents):
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
For direct admission, you must provide proof of English proficiency in one of the following ways if you did not complete two or more consecutive full years at a recognized secondary or post-secondary education institution in a school where English is the primary language of instruction and communication.
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.
- 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
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.