About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Advanced Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:3 Years
Code:0707

About the Curriculum

  • Graduates with relevant experience can apply for certification to the (OACETT)
  • Students are eligible to receive an Electrical Engineering Technician diploma upon successful completion of year two
  • Three co-op work terms offer practical experience
  • This program will prepare you for an innovative role in power systems or automation. Curriculum includes:
    • Electrical Power Generation
    • Power Distribution, Protection & Control
    • Utility Planning, Metering & Energy Conservation
    • Electrical Construction & Maintenance
    • Renewable Energy Systems (Wind & Solar)
    • Power Electronic Systems (Grid-Tie & Microcontrollers)
    • Industrial Automation (PLCs & VFDs)
    • Process Control Systems (Motion & Robotics)

Career Opportunities

  • Electrical power generation and utilities
  • Engineering consultants
  • System design and integrators
  • Industrial manufacturing plants
  • Equipment manufacturers
  • Electrical/electronic distributors

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 2017Closed
January 2018Waitlisted (What's this?)
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Open
May 2019Not Available

Future Study Options

We are proud to provide a range of future study options for NC students. More details on specific opportunities and partnerships can be found at vnmanga.info/transfercredit.