Power Engineering | Assiniboine Community College

Power Engineering

Duration/Start: 8 months/September

Credential: Certificate

Learn how to keep industry running smoothly when you gain essential skills for a challenging career in Power Engineering.

Our eight-month Power Engineering certificate program is located at the Len Evans Centre for Trades and Technology at the North Hill Campus. Completed in 2010, this 130,000 square foot facility features innovative machine shops, laboratories, computer labs and classrooms. 

Power Engineers are in high demand in Manitoba, and if you’re self-motivated, responsible, and enjoy the technical challenge, our full-time day program is designed to prepare you to take the Standardized Power Engineering Examination.

As a power engineer, you’ll be responsible for efficiency, operation and safety for all sorts of industrial equipment, like steam engines, air compressors, boilers and turbines. Our program focuses on the operation and maintenance of this equipment, as well as mathematics, mechanics, combustion, thermodynamics and instrumentation.

This program prepares you for entry-level work as a 4th Class Power Engineer.

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 8 months/September

Credential Certificate

Credits 66.00

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students No

Study Options
On Campus



Where do graduates work?

Graduates are ready to work in building or industrial complexes, with responsibilities for heating and air conditioning, refrigeration and fire systems.

There are positions in hospitals, government agencies, school divisions, regional health authorities and manufacturing plants—anywhere that maintains complex industrial systems.