Graduates of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Design Technology programs have demonstrated achievement of vocational learning outcomes which relate to engineering in general and electrical engineering in particular that are necessary to perform their roles according to recognized electrical engineering practices. The program provides graduates with an exposure to a range of electrical engineering functions, such as designing or adapting, analyzing, troubleshooting commissioning, installing and repairing a variety of electrical circuits, equipment, and systems, under the supervision of a qualified person. Graduates have also had exposure to quality control and assurance programs and have applied communication, documentation, computer applications, information technology, and teamwork skills to support the electrical engineering activities of an organization.
Applicants are to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, although provision can be made for those who do not meet this requirement, are 18 years of age or older, and pass a qualifying test. Advance standing for up to 40% of the program is possible depending upon an applicant’s previous education and/or work experience
The amount of credit to be awarded is determined on an individual basis after an interview with the Program Director, a review of the applicant’s history, and, if applicable, the applicant’s results on a challenge examination