To gain entrance to the EJTC’s Entry Level Trades Training program, applicants are required to have Grade 12 completion including the following courses:

  • Precalculus 11 (or Principles of Math 11)
  • Physics 11
  • One of the following:
    • English 12
    • Communications 12
    • English Language Arts 12
    • English Studies 12
    • English First People 12

Applicants must have basic computer skills and access to a computer with Windows 7 or later, and to the internet, for homework assignments. International applicants must include a Comprehensive Report (not Basic) from a credentialing service such as ICES. Please check their website to learn about processing times for your application. Any international application to EJTC that does not include a Comprehensive Report will be returned. Applicants must be legally eligible to work in Canada.

Program Costs

$5650.00 plus books and materials $800.00 plus GST. (Note: Fees are subject to change) IMPORTANT: Please read the Media Release – May 28, 2019 from Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training re: Cash Payments here Please read the EJTC Cash Payments Policy here Participants are expected to provide their own personal safety footwear and transportation to and from training and work sites. Students will be required to supply their own tools for the 10 weeks of paid work experience (approximate cost $500.00)

Course Dates

When does our next course start? Monday, June 28, 2021

Deadline for applications: Friday, April 23, 2021

Academic Placement Exam: Saturday, May 1, 2021 

Note! Study package available for purchase (Total $35 – includes tax). Please call ahead to prepay and pickup or have your package mailed. We are here to assist you but our offices are still closed to the public for the health and safety of our staff, students and visitors.

School Location: Our NEW Training Centre is at 1405 Broadway Street, Port Coquitlam, BC.


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It’s time to start on your journey towards becoming a successful electrician.