Installation and Repair of Telecommunications Equipment







Number of credits


Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1800 Hours


Program approved in 2002.

To develop in the students the competencies required to integrate harmoniously into the school and work environments, to safely and efficiently practise the trade, to verify telecommunications circuits and to perform installation and repair tasks.

To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor's degree
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning
Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.

Lester-B.-Pearson SB
Vocational training centre

Pearson Electrotechnology Centre

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DMay 23, 2019
WJun 03, 2019
DAug 16, 2019
DNov 14, 2019
DJan 30, 2020
DApr 22, 2020

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

Job titles

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / CompetencyHours
790302Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process30
790316Verify a DC circuit90
790326Verify an AC circuit90
790337Verify a semiconductor circuit105
790342Prevent health and safety violations30
790355Verify a logic circuit75
790363Verify an oscillator and filter circuit45
790375Install cables 75
790385Verify a microprocessor circuit75
790394Use a computer60
790406Verify an amplitude modulation and a single sideband modulation circuit90
790415Verify a frequency-, phase- and pulse-modulation circuit75
790424Install fibre optic cables60
790435Install antennas75
790442Replace components30
790456Install radio communications equipment90
790464Install a repeater system60
790473Repair wireless communication equipment45
790488Install and configure intercom systems120
790495Connect to a telephone network75
790505Install and configure telephone systems75
790513Repair wired communication equipment45
790526Install cable distribution equipment90
790533Repair cable distribution equipment45
790543Install and configure cellular telephone systems45
790557Enter the work force105