Construction Electrician | Assiniboine Community College

Construction Electrician

Duration/Start: 9 months/September

Credential: Certificate

Join one of ACC's most popular trades programs and embark on a highly skilled career as a Construction Electrician.

ACC’s nine-month Construction Electrician program will put you on a road to a lucrative technical career. Students from previous years have enjoyed a high rate of success in the workforce and demand is expected to grow even more as an older generation retires. The program includes both classroom and shop components and remains one of ACC’s most popular choices. 

Our program is offered at the Len Evans Centre for Trades and Technology at ACC's North Hill Campus. Completed in 2010, this 130,000 square foot facility features innovative machine shops, laboratories and computer rooms.

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Fast Facts

Duration/Start 9 months/September

Credential Certificate

Credits 68.00

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students No

Study Options
On Campus

Why choose Construction Electrician?

Construction Electrician is an entry-level path designed to provide you with pre-employment skills for the construction industry. We produce grads that can understand and implement techniques of quality craftsmanship. You’ll be trained in electrical safety and codes and progress to advanced circuit wiring and blueprint reading. 

Construction Electrician is accredited by the Manitoba Entrepreneurship, Training & Trade Apprenticeship Branch as meeting the requirements for Level 1 in-school training. Graduates may receive credit for up to 900 hours towards a four-year (7,200 hours) electrical apprenticeship. 

Employers will value your skilled training, offering you opportunities with electrical contractors, construction companies, maintenance departments, public utilities and wholesale supply houses. Many grads also choose to eventually start their own business.

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Students in ACC’s construction trades programs will construct a home from the floor boards up as part of their curriculum.

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