|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||CA$18,452 per year
The fees are for the 2022–2023 academic year and include tuition (CA$16,705), health insurance and ancillary charges.
The fees displayed are estimates only for and are subject to change.
|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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.
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, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
Gain an essential understanding of the various energy resources and their uses in modern society through this program, which will offer a highly sought-after blend of technical, managerial and entrepreneurial skills.
You’ll have the opportunity to work on state-of-the-art energy systems, participate in applied research and development projects, and learn how society’s changing views on energy and the environment are transforming the utility and construction sectors. You’ll graduate with an understanding of the challenges and opportunities that arise with integrating and using modern sustainable energy technologies in a construction industry that’s adopting a host of new green building initiatives.
- Powerline technician
- Building automation solution technician
- Security service technician
- Wind power technician
- Solar power technician
- Energy analyst
Areas of Employment
Most people currently working in the energy industry are engineers or skilled tradespersons who have accumulated enough on-the-job experience to understand a broad range of technologies. However, a widening skilled-labour shortage and quickly advancing technology in the energy sector are creating a huge demand for technicians who possess a breadth of knowledge across the mechanical, electrical, electronic and automation engineering fields.
Graduates of Centennial College’s Energy Systems Engineering Technician program are prepared to apply knowledge of heat transfer, fluid mechanics, computational fluid dynamics and mechanics to industries such as:
- Moulding and casting
- Integrated circuit packaging
- Heat exchange/boiler design and manufacture petrochemical processing