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Main Connect News Construction Electrician Foundation Info Session

Construction Electrician Foundation Info Session

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

You’re invited to Vancouver Career College’s Construction Electrician Foundation info session on Thursday, August 13 at 1pm at the Burnaby campus! Join us to find out how you can embark on a path to becoming an electrician.

Meet our Head Instructor, Gurvir Singh, and Program Coordinator, Thomas Easton, who will be present to answer any questions you may have as well as do a live demonstration on how to:
  • Start, stop, forward, and reverse motors used in elevators and large fans
  • Build power distribution panels, baseboard heating, and three-way switches
  • Complete wiring and boxing with metal studs for commercial construction such as restaurants and buildings
  • Safely operate hand and power tools

Why Construction Electrician Foundation?
Very few skills are as universally applicable as skills trades. As a graduate from the Construction Electrician Foundation program, students will have obtained essential knowledge crucial to becoming successful in their new career.

Why now?
WorkBC estimates a demand of over 13,000 jobs for electricians until 2022. With increased residential, commercial, and industrial expansion in British Columbia, there’s no time like now to begin your training in the Construction Electrician Foundation program at Vancouver Career College. And flexible class schedules, you’ll be able to focus more on your studies so you can become a vital member of the trades industry even sooner than you think!

Did you know that apprentice electricians in BC earn a median wage of $27/hr*? They also work in a variety of environments including construction, building maintenance, and administration.

Why Vancouver Career College?
To prepare you for such a dynamic field, our Construction Electrician Foundation program includes a practicum placement so that you can get the hands-on experience you need to become job-ready faster. Hands-on training will not only allow you to apply the skills and knowledge you acquired in the classroom, you’ll also able to learn industry tips and tricks as well.

Vancouver Career College’s Burnaby campus is also recognized as an Industry Training Authority (ITA) Designated Training Provider for the Construction Electrician Foundation program. In less than a year, you can earn your diploma and apply for the ITA exam as well as apprentice electrician positions.

Class starts in August. Click here to RSVP and save your seat today!

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