Electrician (Construction & Maintenance) - 309A
- State-of-the-art facilities
- “Earn while you learn” training model, combining on-the-job and in-school training
- In-school training lead by faculty and staff who are experienced, licensed journeypersons
- You may qualify for income support while in school through Employment Insurance Canada benefits or training allowance
What you'll learn
Learn to absorb constant changes in: technical and technological applications; new procedures; materials; installations; wiring methods; and schematics and diagrams.
Explore the world of an electrician through a basic eight-week semester, an intermediate ten-week semester and an advanced ten-week semester.
Thinking about an apprenticeship program? Learn how it works.
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Offers of classroom training are issued by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to registered apprentices who are members in good standing with the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT).
Please contact your Employment and Training Consultant at the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities availability to add Mohawk College as your school preference.
Learn more about Apprenticeship.
How you’ll gain skills
This apprenticeship program consists of 9,000 hours:
- On-the-Job Training Duration: 8,160 hours with your employer
- In-School Training Duration: 840 hours at Mohawk College
- To view the training standard for this trade, visit: https://www.collegeoftrades.ca/training-standards
Mohawk offers a diverse range of programs to further your studies**: Students that graduate from any of the following Mohawk College Certificate, Ontario College Certificate, and Ontario College Diploma programs are eligible to enroll into the Electrician (Construction and Maintenance) program:
- Industrial Electrician
- Mechanical Techniques (Electrical Monitoring and Systems)
- Electrical Engineering Technician - Power
Graduates from the Electrician (Construction and Maintenance) program are eligible to enroll into the following Mohawk College Certificate programs:
View our internal pathways map PDF. This Pathways map shows how the identified program can lead to future program choices within Mohawk.
Your future career options:
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)
- Master Electrician
Program of Studies
Course Overview & Descriptions
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Program Learning Outcomes for apprenticeship programs, are defined within the Curriculum Training Standard for each trade, and set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.
The Curriculum Standards are developed by the Ontario College of Trades in consultation with representatives from the trade and Training Delivery Agent instructors.
Student Success Advisors
Student Success Advisors
Student Success Advisors assist current students to transition to college life, co-creating an academic success plan, advice on course selection, changing programs, or referrals to specialized support services. If you need help applying to Mohawk, contact Admissions (for International Students, please contact International Admissions).