NOTE: Holders of a Certificate of Qualification in the Trade of Electrician (Construction and Maintenance) who wish to obtain certification as an Industrial Electrician may apply to the Apprenticeship Branch of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities by submitting documented proof of an appropriate work experience as an Industrial Electrician, plus documented proof of having successfully completed a recognized electronics control course.
After completing the Advanced course plus the required job training hours, apprentices are eligible to write the C. of Q. examination to qualify as journeypersons. The entire process usually takes five years.
Training Allowances: Apprentices attending school may be eligible for living allowances, travel expenses and employment insurance benefits. For more information, contact your local Service Canada office.
Contact your local office of the Ministry of Training, Colleges & Universities:
135 North Front St
132 Second Street East, Suite 202,
299 Concession Street, Suite 201,