School of Trades and Technology

Electrical Techniques

28 weeks Ontario College Certificate

Experience project-based training on industry-standard tools

Overview

Skilled workers trained in residential and commercial wiring are in demand. Get the training you need in Canadore’s versatile 2,200 sq. ft. electrical lab where you will learn essential skills such as service installations, pipe bending and armoured cable practices on industry-standard tools. There is a heavy focus on real-world practical experience so you can enter the job market with knowledge and confidence.

NOTE: Successful completion is equivalent to Level 1 Apprenticeship in-class portion.

Your Future Career

  • Independent contractor
  • Construction and maintenance worker
  • Electrical apprentice
  • Electrical distributor
  • Network/Telephone cable installer
  • Pole line

What You Learn

  • Electrical theory and practice
  • Trades calculations
  • Blueprint reading
  • Safety and electrical code

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U

If English is not your first language you must provide proof of English competency. You must have a minimum overall band score of 5.5 on the Academic International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or equivalent accepted English language proficiency test to be admitted to a postsecondary program at the college. Notwithstanding the above, the English proficiency standards required to obtain Study Permits and Temporary Resident Visas from Canadian Embassies vary around the world. The higher English language proficiency standard will apply.

Academic Upgrading

Intake: September Start
Semester 1 - Fall
ELE100 Electrical Theory I (1st 7 wks)
ELE110 Residential Theory I (1st 7 wks)
ELE120 Practical Electrical I (1st 7 wks)
ELE101 Electrical Theory II (2nd 7 wks)
ELE111 Residential Theory II (2nd 7 wks)
ELE121 Practical Electrical II (2nd 7 wks)
MTH108 Trade Calculations
CMM125 College Communication I
Semester 2 - Winter
ELE235 Electrical Theory III
ELE245 Residential Theory III
ELE250 Electrical Practice III
ELE210 Blueprint Reading
ELE220 Safety and Electrical Code
GENED General Education Elective - Online

Intake: January Start
Semester 1 - Winter
ELE100 Electrical Theory I (1st 7 wks)
ELE110 Residential Theory I (1st 7 wks)
ELE120 Practical Electrical I (1st 7 wks)
ELE101 Electrical Theory II (2nd 7 wks)
ELE111 Residential Theory II (2nd 7 wks)
ELE121 Practical Electrical II (2nd 7 wks)
MTH108 Trade Calculations
CMM125 College Communication I
Semester 2 - Spring
ELE235 Electrical Theory III
ELE245 Residential Theory III
ELE250 Electrical Practice III
ELE210 Blueprint Reading
ELE220 Safety and Electrical Code
PSY123 Applied Psychology

2019-2020 28 weeks Ontario College Certificate

Commerce Court Campus – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $2720.24 $1046.72 - 1186.72 - - $3906.96

2019-2020 28 weeks Ontario College Certificate

Commerce Court Campus – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $12422.97 $1696.72 - 1773.72 - - $14061.69

Ontario College Certificate along with Power Actuated Tool Certification, SIMPull Certification and Lock Out Tag Out Certification.

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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