A graduate in Electricity can count on a rich and promising future within a vast field of opportunities. The electricity program prepares you to install, repair, and maintain electrical systems and equipment.
With a total of 1,800 hours , as a full time student, the program is divided into 24 competencies. With a mix of classroom theory, and hands-on work, students will develop the skills to perform roles, functions, tasks and activities, which will prepare them to progress efficiently and safely on the job.
Aviron Technical Institute of Montreal prepares the student to install and/or maintain, electrical systems in the residential, commercial, industrial and public work sectors. Installation activities take place primarily in the construction sector where the apprenticeship scheme of the Commission de la Construction du Québec (CCQ) applies, and for other sectors, Emploi-Quebec’s apprenticeship scheme applies.
Electricians generally work in pairs under the supervision of a master electrician, members of the Corporation des maîtres-électriciens du Québec, or electrical contractor. The work can take place indoors or outdoors, it is trade that is physically demanding and may require working at heights.
* Please note that an international student registered in the electricity program assumes the responsibility of finding and completing the 150 hours of work, required by the CCQ, following his/her training, with a company or a contractor in electricity and understand that he/she would not have the same advantages as local students in the labor market.
* This DVS program is eligible for the program of student financial assistance from the government of Quebec (excluding foreign students).