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Faculty of Applied Science & Technology

Electrical Engineering Technician

Master the skills of electrical engineering.

For the Winter 2021 semester, this program will be delivered through a hybrid model that combines remote and in-person learning. View delivery modes for all programs.

Advance your pre-apprenticeship electrical skills and earn a two-year Electrical Engineering diploma.

Outstanding career preparation

Sheridan's Electrical Engineering Technician program offers you the opportunity to gain proficiency in advanced electrical and communication principles. You'll graduate from this two-year program with extensive hands-on experience and a broad skill set applicable to a wide range of industry contexts.

Things you'll learn to do

  • Interpret and produce electrical and electronics drawings.
  • Analyze and solve routine technical problems related to electrical systems by applying mathematics and science principles.
  • Use, verify and maintain instrumentation equipment and systems.
  • Assemble, test, modify and maintain electrical circuits and equipment.

Additional certification

Graduates of this program with work experience can pursue additional certification through the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT).

Explore your future classroom

As a student in our Electrical Engineering Technician program, you’ll work in labs designed to imitate the real-world workplace. Want a look inside? Take a virtual tour of our Electrical Lab.

  • Ontario College Diploma

    • Full-time
    • 2 yrs (4 semesters)
    • Program code: PETEN