Admission requirements

Requirements
  1. Successful completion of one of the following:
    • Grade 12; or
    • Advanced ABE/CCP Certificate; or
    • GED Certificate; or
    • Achievement of the required standard in Admissions testing (see item 2, below); or
    • A foundation-level program in a related discipline (related industry experience may be considered in lieu of formal qualifications).
  2. All applicants must write the Admissions Test, which includes math, English, and mechanical reasoning.

Selection process

If the program is over-subscribed, students will be selected based on the selection criteria listed below.

  1. The letter grade for English 12, English 050 or Communications 12 will contribute its actual points to the selection process: e.g., “A” = 4.0, “B+” = 3.33, etc., to a maximum of 4 points.
  2. The letter grade for Foundations of Math 11 or Pre-calculus 11 or Principles of Math 11, Applications of Math 12, or Math 045, or Math 042 will contribute its actual points to the selection process: e.g., “A” = 4.0, “B+” = 3.33, etc., to a maximum of 4 points.
  3. The letter grade for Physics 11 or Physics 045 will contribute its actual points to the selection process: e.g., “A” = 4.0, “B+” = 3.33, etc., to a maximum of 4 points.
  4. The letter grade for Chemistry 11 or Chemistry 045 will contribute its actual points to the selection process: e.g., “A” = 4.0, “B+” = 3.33, etc., to a maximum of 4 points.
  5. The mechanical reasoning portion of the Student Readiness Assessmentwill be awarded a maximum of 5 points.
  6. A passing grade on the English portion of the Student Readiness Assessmentwill be awarded a maximum of 1 point.
  7. A passing grade on the math portion of the Student Readiness Assessmentwill be awarded a maximum of 1 point.
  8. Credit in one or more trades-related courses at the Grade 12 level with a grade of “B” or higher, or successful completion of any foundation-level trades training program or documented experience of one year in a trade will be awarded a maximum of 3 points.
  9. Credit for submitting a resumé and personal statement indicating reasons for wishing to enter this program will be awarded a maximum of 3 points.

Maximum points = 24

Power Engineering
4th Class

  • Credential: Certificate
  • Type: Full-time
  • Length: 40 Weeks
  • Campus: Prince George, Quesnel
  • Fees: $6,120
These fees are an estimate.