Information Technology – Hardware Technician Apprenticeship


Learn the intricacies of microcomputer applications. The entire theory learning portion of this apprenticeship is completed online, while the hands on training is completed on the job.

Each level takes one and a half years to complete. 

Level 1 – 360 hours
Level 2 – 270 hours


Your Future Career:

Microcomputer or mainframe-computing support for:

  • IT firms
  • Public Corporations
    Private Corporations


What you Learn:

  • Microcomputers and Microcomputer Applications
  • Operating Systems
  • Desktop and Mobile Platforms
  • Customer Service and Professionalism
  • Electronics and Integrated Circuit Concepts

You must be a signed apprentice with the Ministry of Labour, Immigration, Training and Skills Development to be eligible to take these programs.  Please go to for additional information

ITT112 Introduction to Microcomputers (Core Level 1)
ITT114 Microcomputer Applications (Core Level 1)
ITT124 Health and Safety Practices (Core Level 1)
ITT128 Customer Service and Professionalism (Core Level 1)
ITT116 Operating Systems (Core Level 1)
ITT118 Basic Electrical/Electronics (Core Level 1)
ITT120 Desktop Platforms (Core Level 1)
ITT121 Mobile Platforms (Core Level 1)
ITT122 Basic Network Systems (Core Level 1)
ITT126 Documentation (Core Level 1)
ITT130 Troubleshooting (Core Level 1)
ITT240 Intermediate Electrical/Electronics (Hardware Level 2)
ITT242 Integrated Circuit Concepts (Hardware Level 2)
ITT244 Peripheral Devices (Hardware Level 2)
ITT246 Maintaining Microcomputer Systems and Peripherals (Hardware Level 2)
ITT248 Advanced Troubleshooting (Hardware Level 2)

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