Number of credits


Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1800 Hours


Program approved in 2006.

This program of study aims to train students in installation, repair, modifying and maintaining circuits, electrical and electronic systems, and communication networks on manufacturing, institutional and industrial construction machinery.

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.

Institut technique Aviron de Montréal inc.
Vocational training centre

Institut technique Aviron de Montréal inc.

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DAug 13, 2019
DJan 07, 2020
DApr 20, 2020
DNov 02, 2020
DMar 24, 2021
Lester-B.-Pearson SB
Vocational training centre

Pearson Electrotechnology Centre

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DJul 01, 2019

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

Job titles

power system electrician

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / CompetencyHours
754992To protect health, safety and physical integrity on construction sites30
783401To determine their suitability for the trade and the training process15
783412To use a computer30
783428To verify the voltage, current and power of electrical circuits120
783433To draw an installation sketch and a circuit diagram45
783445To use tools75
783453To work at heights and handle materials45
783466To install electrical conduits and cables90
783477To install residential branch circuits and associated protective devices105
783484To interpret drawings, specifications, technical manuals and maintenance procedures60
783494To install and maintain three-phase transformers60
783506To install and maintain a service entrance and emergency power supply90
783517To verify that electronic circuits are working properly105
783525To verify the relay and integrated circuit logic of electrical and electronic circuits75
783537To install and maintain a lighting system105
783546To install and maintain a heating system90
783555To install copper and fibre optic communications cables75
783564To install a fire alarm system60
783578To install home automation and residential telephone systems120
783586To install and maintain DC and single-phase AC rotating machines and associated controls90
783597To install and maintain a three-phase AC rotating machine and associated controls105
783607To install and maintain a programmable controller for building electrical systems105
783615To install and maintain electronic instrumentation for building electrical systems75
783622To prepare for the job market30