Program codes are for September intakes except those that are indicated differently.
Open Learning (OL) offers monthly intakes.
|Program Title:||Electrical Engineering Technican||Program Status:||Open|
|Credential Earned:||Ontario College Diploma||Delivery:||Full-Time|
|Program Codes:||NORT-T007 (PC)||Program Length:||4 Semesters|
|Special Note:||Hydro One Partnership|
|Northern College is one of four colleges in Ontario|
|that partner with Hydro One in the|
|Hydro One Colleges Consortium.|
Technicians maintain power generation stations and transmission lines and work in areas such as protection, industrial telecommunications, electrical maintenance and installation, and control systems. Students receive extensive hands-on instruction in several state-of-the-art laboratories. They will learn how to select, design, install, maintain, program and troubleshoot modern industrial, electrical and electronic systems.
- Quality control
- Electrical drafting
- Technical laboratories
Graduates of the Electrical Engineering Technician Program may choose to continue their studies and complete an additional year in order to obtain a diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology. Graduates of this program may be eligible to enroll in the Electrical Engineering Degree Program at Lakehead University.
Grade 12 English (C, U).
Grade 12 Math (C, U) (MCT4C preferred; MAP4C is accepted with a minimum GPA of 60%).
Or mature student status (an applicant who does not have a high school diploma or equivalent, and will have reached the age of 19 years on or before the start of the program).
Mature students must undergo academic testing prior to admission into a program. Call the Admissions Office at 705-235-7222 for more details.
Note: Academic prerequisites for this program may be obtained free of charge through Academic Upgrading. Refer to the Post-Secondary Preparation section in this calendar for more details.
Program of Studies:
CM1903-A Communications I
EE1034 Digital Circuits
EE1206 Electrical Fundamentals
GN1033 Health and Safety
IN1093 Computer Applications for Business and Technology
MA1100 Mathematics I
BU1074 Principles of Human Resource Management
CM2903-A Communications II
EE1204 Residential Wiring and Methods
EE2206 Electronics Fundamentals
EE2204 Installation Methods - CAD I
MA2104 Mathematics II
CM3064 Report Writing I
EE3033 Three-Phase Theory
EE3204 Measuring Instruments
EE3114 Electrical Motor Control
GN2133 Law and Ethics
IN3253 Embedded Programming and Networks
MA3105 Mathematics III
EE2014 Electrical Machines I
EE4043 Programmable Logic Control I
EE4074 Voice and Data Cabling
EE4103 Power Systems
MA4204 Calculus I
IN4403 MS Project Management
Graduates from our Technician or Technology programs may obtain certification through the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT).
For more information please contact the Program Coordinator at email@example.com or by phone: 705-235-3211 x2116.