Overview - 2021/2022
The power that runs our cities, towns, and the economy relies on skilled professionals. Professionals that know how to get the job done, aren’t afraid to get dirty and have the specialized skills needed to solve complex problems. If this type of career excites you, Fanshawe’s Electrician – Construction/Maintenance (Block Release) [Apprenticeship] program will give your career dreams the spark they need.
As a career, construction and maintenance electricians lay out, connect, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment. You’ll work with cutting-edge technology, learning the ins and outs of electrical theory along with specialized technical skills. As well, you’ll be trained to maintain digital networks, the vital pathways that connect the modern world.
With the Apprenticeship component of the program, you’ll learn to read and interpret drawings, install conduit and connect wire while following code specifications. So, if you're ready to work and want to combine training with earning power, your Apprenticeship will mix workplace-based training under the direction of experienced workers with shorter lengths of classroom or online training.
The modern electrical sector is dynamic and always evolving. The skills you’ll learn at Fanshawe will prepare you for these challenges. Ready to light up your future?
More Information - 2021/2022
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2021/2022 academic year: Refer to the More Info tab to view offerings for the 2021/22 academic year. Canadian students can start applying in early October for programs with Sep. 2021, Jan. 2022 and May 2022 start dates through ontariocolleges.ca.
- Fanshawe's Community Employment Services has received federal funding to provide the Career Launcher program in London, Simcoe, St. Thomas and Aylmer, Ontario.
- Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Fanshawe College has made the difficult decision to defer all fall 2020 convocation ceremonies.