Industrial Electronics Technology







Number of credits

91 2/3

Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1365 Hours


Program approved in 2007.

The key tasks for industrial electronics technologists are troubleshooting, preventive maintenance and installation and equiment set-up. In collaboration with engineers, industrial electronics technologists participate in the design or modification of automated systemes or electric installations. Industrial electronics technologists are also responsible for purchasing materials while staying within budget limits.

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

Must have passed the following secondary-level course(s):

• Sec. IV TS or S or Secondary 5 CST Mathematics: Technical and Scientific option (564426) or Secondary 4 Science option (565426) or Secondary 5 Cultural, Social and Technical Option (563504).

• Sec. IV EST or SE – Secondary IV Environmental Science and Technology (558404) or Science and the Environment (558402).



Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

Job titles

industrial electrician
electronics technician
service technician, industrial instruments
electrical engineering technician
instrumentation and electrical technician, industrial

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / Competency
042YTo process information about places in which industrial electronics technicians work
042ZTo do shop work
0431To manage and use a computer station in an idustrial setting
0432To produce industrial electronics drawings
0433To plan work activities
0434To install devices in a control system
0435To solve mathematical problems in industrial electronics
0436To verify extra-low voltage signals and power supplies
0437To inspect power electronics equipment
0438To analyze the operation of a process
0439To operate control systems
043ATo program control units
043BTo adjust the devices in the measuring chain
043CTo adjust the final controlling elements
043DTo program a supervisory system
043ETo help start up a control system
043FTo do preventive maintenance on control system equipment
043GTo troubleshoot a control system
043HTo participate in teh design of a control project