Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS) Society

Electrical Harmonized Foundations program (CWRG)

About CWRG Program

PICS Progressive Intercultural Community Services (PICS) Society in partnership with KIPSS(Kekinow Indigenous Programs Service Society) and ACE college is currently recruiting for a fully funded Electrical Harmonized Foundations program(CWRG).

This program is designed for self-identifying First Nations, urban Indigenous, and Métis and Inuit students who are interested in pursuing a career in the electrical trade. The program will start on February 19, 2024, and run for 20 weeks.

The program will also include a 4-weeks of work experience, where the students will have the opportunity to apply their skills and knowledge in a real-world setting and Job support.

Electrical Harmonized Foundations program

Topics Covered

  • Solve practical problems in mathematics for electricians
  • Demonstrate safety and maintenance of hand and power tools
  • Use essential skills in troubleshooting and computers
  • Read and interpret drawings and manuals
  • Apply the Canadian Electrical Code (CEC) regulations and standards
  • Install low-voltage distribution systems and control devices
  • Install and maintain raceways, cables, enclosures, branch circuitry and communication systems

Eligibility Criteria

Immigration Status + Current resident of BC + SIN

  • Canadian Citizen
  • Permanent Resident
  • Protected person entitled to work in Canada

Employment Status

  • Unemployed
  • Casual/ on-call Employed (less than 20 hours per week)
  • Part-Time Employed (less than 20 hours per week)

Education

  • Grade 12 Graduates or equivalent (GED, ABE)
  • Mature Student Status (age 19 & above)

Other

  • Self-identify as being First Nations, urban Indigenous, Métis or Inuit

*1 item from each category must be met to be eligible

Contact Information

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