About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Advanced Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:3 Years

About the Curriculum

  • Program focuses on power electronic systems and industrial automation in areas of electrical power generation, power distribution, protection and control; energy conservation; utility planning; and renewable energy systems.
  • Extensive hands-on industry experience via three co-op work terms.
  • Graduate with two diplomas; students eligible to receive an Electrical Engineering Technician diploma after successful completion of year two.
  • Graduates with relevant experience can apply for the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) certification.

Career Opportunities

  • Electrical/electronic distributor
  • Electrical power generation and utility operator
  • Engineering consultant
  • Equipment manufacturer
  • Industrial manufacturing plant
  • System design and integrator

This program provided me with both the theoretical and hands-on skills and experience that allowed me to get a job immediately after graduation. I’m responsible for designing large scale projects like those for the 2010 Olympics.

Dane Kirilovic, Electrical Engineering Technology (Co-op) graduate

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Advanced Diploma
#0707 - 3 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2018Closed
January 2019Open
May 2019Not Available
September 2019Open
January 2020Open
May 2020Not Available

Future Study Options


We offer a range of future study options for NC graduates. Visit vnmanga.info/pathways for details.

Transfer Credits

For information about transfer credits, exemptions and prior learning recognition visit vnmanga.info/transfercredit.