Thompson Rivers University
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Electrical Foundation


Learn the care and use of hand tools and electrical instruments; installation and maintenance of electrical equipment; electrical theory and calculations; and the Canadian Electrical Code. Students engage in extensive practical exercises to develop their job readiness.


Prepare for employment in the electrical or related trades. Electricians are skilled in installing, maintaining and repairing electrical apparatus in residential, commercial and industrial environments.

Admission Requirements

Limited admission

  • BC Grade 12 (or equivalent) or mature student status.
  • Canadian citizenship or permanent resident status.
  • Successful assessment test.

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Phone: 250-828-5036