Do you like math, science, and power tools? Electricians do more than power up buildings. They understand electric currents and the materials used to safely give us light, access to computers and heat spaces. Be work ready in 3 weeks with the Basic Electrical Program.
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To apply to the program, fill out an application form:
If you are interested in applying to be considered for funding for this program, please attach a Funding Application Form to your application:
The program includes:
Electrical skills training, provides knowledge of various tools, currents, voltage, resistance and circuits; and training in running wire, bending pipe, installing switches, and stripping and insulating splices.
- Standard First Aid and CPR (Level 1)
- Aerial Lift Operator
- Fall Protection
- Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) & Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)
- Math Review
- WBF Workplace Culture Awareness©
- Job search and job retention support
The WBF Workplace Culture Awareness© module is designed specifically to help women understand the expectations of the construction workplace and prepare women for that environment.
Funding is available depending on student eligibility. A WBF advisor will help you explore your options. This is an approved Integrated Training Program with the Province of Alberta.
If you have questions or need help filling out the forms, a WBF Student Engagement Advisor can help you:
Phone: 780-452-1200 or Toll free 1-866-452-1201
or Register for an Information Session