2 Years - 4 Semesters
Ontario College Diploma
Campus: Sault Ste. Marie
Start Dates: Sep 2022

Overview

Your future is connected to the lifelines of our industries. And we think that’s very cool!

The Electrical Engineering Technician – Process Automation program provides practical knowledge of electricity and electronics.

As a graduate of the technician program, you will be able to install, test, modify, troubleshoot, and repair electrical systems. Not only that, but you’ll also be able to evaluate, analyze, design, and develop those same systems!

Our state-of-the-art Electrical Engineering labs boast the latest equipment including Rockwell PLC 5000’s, ABB Robots, Rockwell Powerflex DC Drives and so much more!

Plus, learn from and gain valuable insights from experienced instructors who have worked in many industrial settings (we kind of think of them as mentors).

From today to apprenticeship to a fulfilling career – it starts at Sault College!

Courses

ELN109 - 5 Electronic Devices and Circuits
ELN210 - 3 Computer Aided Design
ELR109 - 5 A.C. Circuit Analysis & Machines
MTH143 - 5 Mathematics
GEN110 - 3 Student Selected General Education
Note: *This student-selected general education course code indicates a general-education course is taken in this semester. Students will choose from a selection of courses  (details)  prior to the semester in which the student-selected general education course is to be taken.
ELR223 - 6 Robotic and PLC Control Systems
ELR236 - 7 Power Electronics
RAA205 - 4 Industrial Automation Networking I
ELR214 - 4 Organizational Effectiveness
Note: *This student-selected general education course code indicates a general-education course is taken in this semester. Students will choose from a selection of courses  (details)  prior to the semester in which the student-selected general education course is to be taken.

Requirements & Program Information

Ontario Secondary School Diploma with Grade 12 English (C) ENG4C, Grade 12 Foundations for College Math (C) MAP4C, or mature student status. Completion of the two year Electrical Engineering Technician - Process Automation program and technology-level mathematics are required for entrance to the Technology program.

Career Path

Graduates of the Electrical Engineering Technician Process Automation program may be employed by a public utilities commission, an industrial user, a manufacturer of electrical equipment, an electrical installer, or an electrical engineering consulting firm. Other potential areas of employment include the steel and papermaking industries and electrical power generation.

As an Electrical Engineering Technician, graduates may also be hired as an instrument repair technician, electrical maintenance technician, process control technician, or electrical repairer.

Technician and technology graduates who have had two years of acceptable work experience are eligible for certification by the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) subject to fees and other requirements as established by OACETT. For more information please visit the OACETT website: https://www.oacett.org/.

Fees & Costs

DomesticInternational
TuitionAncillaryTuitionAncillary
$2,716.50$1,117.00$15,180.80$1,767.00

These fees are for the 2022-2023 academic year (year 1 of study), and are subject to change. Please visit your Student Portal to view your Schedule of Fees.

Contact

Program Coordinator: Bob Allen, (705) 759-2554 ext 2522, bob.allen@saultcollege.ca

 

 

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