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.
Sheridan's Electrical Techniques certificate program prepares you to compete for work as an electrician apprentice.
Practical, hands-on experience
Working both in the classroom and in the shop, you'll get practical, hands-on experience in electrical fundamentals. In just eight months you can master the basic skills you need to become an electrical apprentice. It's the first step towards a career as a professional tradesperson – and there's no better place to start than Sheridan.
Your electrical apprenticeship
To prepare for an electrical apprenticeship, you'll gain instruction in:
- Application of the Canadian Electrical Code
- Electrical Theory
- Electrical Trade Safety
- Math fundamentals
- Commercial and residential building prints and standards
After earning your Electrical Techniques certificate, you can continue your education in related Electromechanical Technician and Technology programs at Sheridan. Advanced standing will be granted for equivalent courses.
Explore your future classroom
As a student in Electrical Techniques, 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 Certificate
- 1 yr (2 semesters)
- Program code: PETEQ
Column one has the Start date, second the Locations and third the Availability Start date Locations Availability Jan 2021 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available May 2021 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available Sep 2021 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available Jan 2022 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available May 2022 Davis Campus (Brampton) Available