Electrician – Construction and Maintenance Apprenticeship

Complete your in-school training at Canadore


Gain the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to become an electrician in the electrician construction and maintenance trade.


Length of Study: 3 levels 

Level 1 - one day per week for 39 weeks for a total of 270 hours
Level 2 – one day per week for 43 weeks for a total of 300 hours
Level 3 – one day per week for 43 weeks for a total of 300 hours


Your Future Career

  • Commercial electrician
  • Residential service electrician
  • Maintenance electrician
  • Self-employment

What You Learn

  • Canadian Electrical Code
  • Electrical theory
  • Installation methods
  • Instrumentation
  • Electronics

You must be a signed apprentice with the Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development to be eligible to take these programs.  Please go to ontario.ca/page/apprenticeship-ontario for additional information.

Semester 1

ELA165 Communication and Documentation - Lev 1
ELA166 Introduction to the Canadian Electrical Code - Lev 1
ELA167 Trade Practices - Lev 1
ELA168 Installarion & Maintenance Methods - Lev 1
ELA169 Electrical Fundamentals - Lev 1
ELA170 Drawings, Specifications & Standards Fundamentals - Lev 1
ELA200 Canadian Electrical Code - Lev 2
ELA205 Prints - Lev 2
ELA210 Electrical Theory - Lev 2
ELA215 Installation Methods - Lev 2
ELA220 Instrumentation - Lev 2
ELA225 Electronics - Lev 2
ELA230 Monitoring & Communication Systems - Lev 2
ELA300 Canadian Electrical Code - Lev 3
ELA305 Prints (C & M only) - Lev 3
ELA310 Electrical Theory - Lev 3
ELA315 Installation Methods - Lev 3
ELA320 Instrumentation - Lev 3
ELA325 Fluid Power (Ind. Elec Only) - Lev 3
ELA330 Electronics - Lev 3


Check out the Campus Bookstore to not only purchase your textbooks but also view your book list before the semester starts. 


Canadore College has implemented Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) to enhance your learning experience in and out of the classroom while ensuring flexibility in learning.

To learn more about BYOD and to find out what is required for your program, please visit https://www.canadorecollege.ca/BYOD