Trades

   

Electrician

Battlefords Campus
Jan 23rd, 2017 - Jun 13th, 2017
Weekdays : 09:00am to 04:00pm

Tuition: $3013.00 (subject to change)
Application Fee of $35.00
Books: $790.00 (subject to change)
Print Fee: $50.00

Meadow Lake Campus
Oct 30th, 2017 - Mar 30th, 2018
Weekdays : 09:00am to 04:00pm

Tuition: $3134.00 (subject to change)
Application Fee of $35.00
Books: $903.00 (subject to change)
Print Fee: $50.00

TBD - off campus
Feb 13th, 2018 - Jun 14th, 2018
Weekdays : 09:00am to 04:00pm

Tuition: $3073.00 (subject to change)
Application Fee of $35.00
Books: $790.00 (subject to change)
Print Fee: $50.00

Electrician is an applied certificate program. It provides entry level skills training. You will learn how to make electrical installations and perform maintenance duties according to industry standards. The Saskatchewan Apprenticeship and Trade Certification commission grants the first of four levels of training to graduates who enter the Electrician Apprenticeship program.

Battlefords Campus dates to be announced. 

Admission Requirements

* Grade 11 with Math 20, or Foundations of Math 20, or Workplace and Apprenticeship Math 20, or Pre-Calculus 20.
* Original transcripts required before application is considered.
* English language requirement.

Special Admissions:
Applicants who do not possess the academic qualifications for a program may be admitted if evidence of probable success can be established through a special admission assessment. Interested individuals should still apply. Applicants are automatically considered for special admission.

Application process opens immediately

 


Courses

  • BT 140 - Introductory Electrical Theory & Practices

    Classroom and lab experiences will help you gain an understanding of the electrician trade, electrical theory and electrical terminology.  Your studies will help you become familiar with basic electrical circuits, components used in electrical equipment and types of fasteners.  You will terminate conductors and install typical lighting and receptacle circuits.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • BT 141 - Resistive Circuit Analysis

    You will be introduced to Ohm's Law, Watt's Law and Kirchoff's Laws through classroom and lab experiences.  You will apply these laws to solve series, parallel, combination and three-wire circuit problems.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • BWC 121 - Conductors & Branch Circuits

    You will learn the theory of conductors and how to select and install the correct conductors and equipment for branch circuits.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • BWC 122 - Extra Low Voltage, Magnetism & Meters

    Your studies will focus on the inter-relationship of magnetism and electricity.  You will use meters to measure electrical properties (such as volts, amps, resistance, power and energy).  You will install basic signal systems and typical residential remote control relay systems using industry installation standards and trade standards of workmanship.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COMM 127 - Industry Communications

    You will practice fundamental employability skills related to oral and written communications.  You will also practice employability skills related to working effectively with others.  You will learn personal employability skills and the effect of attitudes and behaviours on successful job search.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • COMP 172 - Introduction to Microsoft Word & Excel

    Your studies will introduce you to the purpose and uses of a word processor and electronic spreadsheet.  You will develop the basic skills of creating, editing and formatting documents and spreadsheets.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • MATH 134 - Mathematics for Electricians

    The course covers the fundamentals of mathematic measurements, calculations and problem solving for electrician studies.  It includes arithmetic computation, basic algebra, basic trigonometry and capacity calculations involving distance, area, volume and weight measurements.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • PLS 122 - Single Dwelling Plans, Lighting & Services

    Your studies will focus on electrical drawings and the installation requirements for single-dwelling services.  You will learn how to read and interpret blueprints, apply lighting theory to determine lighting requirements for installations and calculate the minimum size of service equipment.  You will also practice installing a typical 100-amp single-dwelling service.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • SFTY 130 - Safety & Personal Protective Equipment

    You will be introduced to The Saskatchewan Employment Act and The Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, personal protective equipment and rigging.  You will learn how to use and maintain tools.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • WM 131 - Wiring Methods (Cables)

    You will receive an introduction to the wiring methods used to install electrical circuits.  You will become familiar with the minimum Canadian Electrical Code requirements and practice installing typical circuits.  You will also be introduced to residential data cabling.

    Delivery Method: Lecture

  • WM 132 - Wiring Methods (Raceways)

    You will receive an introduction to the wiring methods used to install electrical circuits.  You will become familiar with the minimum Canadian Electrical Code requirements and practice installing typical circuits

    Delivery Method: Lecture