Electrician (Construction and Maintenance) - 309A

Mohawk College Certificate
Learn the procedures and practices required for a rewarding career as an electrician.
Overview

Program Highlights

  • In-school training using state- of-the-art facilities.

  • Combination of on-the-job and in-school training.

  • Partnering with industry ensures our apprentices are future ready.

What you'll learn

  • Learn to absorb constant changes in: technical and technological applications; new procedures; materials; installations; wiring methods; and schematics and diagrams.

  • Exploretheworldofan electrician through a basic eight-week semester, an intermediate ten-week semester and an advanced ten-week semester.

  • The program covers all in-class training for this apprenticeship.

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Admission

Applicants for this training must be registered apprentices with the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU), and must be a member in good standing with the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT).

Note: Applicants for this training must be registered apprentices in the Electrician Trade

If you are not a registered apprentice please see the Electrical Engineering Technician - Power program (403) page where you can earn credit towards an Electrical Apprenticeship or the Mechanical Techniques - Electrical Monitoring and Systems Program (573) page.

What is an Apprenticeship?

Apprenticeship training is an agreement between a person wishing to learn a skill and an employer who can provide the environment for skills training. It is administered in Ontario by the Apprenticeship Client Services Branch of the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges & Universities.

Learn more about Apprenticeships.

How to Become an Apprentice?

There are four ways of entering a skilled trade in Ontario.

  1. Find an employer who is willing to train you in your preferred trade
  2. Enter a Pre-Apprenticeship Training program
  3. Complete a college diploma that relates to your preferred trade
  4. Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program (OYAP)

Read more about how to become an apprentice.

Payment and Registration

Discover which method works best for you:

  1. Web Registration
  2. In-Person Payment “AND” Registration
  3. Employer Sponsorship

Visit Payment and Registration to learn about your payment options, as well as the Refund Policy.

Red Seal Trades

Upon successful completion of this program you are able to apply for a Red Seal endorsement.

Experiential Learning

How you’ll gain skills

  • In-school training led by faculty and staff who are experienced, licensed journeypersons.
  • On-the-job training.
  • Through a mix of on-campus labs and simulations.

Opportunities

Opportunities

Where you can go next

Your future career options

  • Electrician

  • Construction:

    • Residential

    • Commercial

    • Industrial

Where you could work includes:

  • Residential Dwelling Units
  • Apartments and High Rise Buildings
  • Industrial, Commercial and Government Organizations
  • Engineering or Research Assistants
  • Light and Heavy Manufacturing
  • Pulp and Paper, Steel Mills, Chemical Plants, Refineries and Power Utilities

Opportunities for grads

  • Certificate of Qualification (C of Q)
  • Certificate of Apprenticeship
  • Ontario College of Trades (OCOT)
  • Master Electrician

Course Overview & Descriptions

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Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

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