Electrician – Construction and Maintenance Apprenticeship


Gain the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to become an electrician in the electrician construction and maintenance trade. Upon successful completion the apprentice will be eligible to challenge the Ontario Certificate of Qualification.


Length of Study: 3 levels 

Level 1 - one day per week for 40 weeks for a total of 240 hours
Level 2 – one day per week for 50 weeks for a total of 300 hours
Level 3 – one day per week for 50 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.

Academic Upgrading

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

Canadore College will implement Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in Fall 2020 to enhance students’ learning experience in and out of the classroom and to ensure student 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