Camosun College

Electrical Foundation

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Program Information

School:Camosun College
Faculty:Trades and Technology
Degree:Certificate; Apprenticeship
Field of Study:Electrician
Description:If you’re interested in a reliable career as an electrician, Camosun’s entry-level trades Electrical program will give you the basics to become a valuable and safe electrical apprentice. Developed with the assistance and support of the electrical industry, the Electrical program is a competency-based program that will allow you to learn at your own pace, studying a program organized into Common Core, Occupational Core and Electrical Specialty. While practicing your skills, you’ll learn the basics of the electrical trade, and you’ll be able to enter your apprenticeship with advanced work credits, safe work practices and proven employability skills.
URL:Electrical Foundation at Camosun College
Length:6 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,300
International: $9,650
Careers:Contractors and Supervisors, Electrical Trades and TelecommunicationsElectricians

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade11 Foundations for College Mathematics (MAP4C)  or  Grade11 Applied Mathematics  or  Grade11 Principles of Mathematics 

Submit proof of a letter grade of “C” or higher in English 12 or Technical and Professional Communications 12 or assessment; and proof of a letter grade of “C” or higher in Mathematics 11 or Applications of Mathematics 11 or assessment.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 16, 2015