Power Engineering Technology
Gain the skills and knowledge needed for power plant operation.
This program develops the knowledge and skills required for the safe and efficient operation of process equipment in residential, institutional, commercial and industrial establishments. The program’s main focus is on power plant operation.
Through theory and practical training, you will learn about the operation and maintenance of boilers, refrigeration systems, HVAC systems and other process components.
Upon successful completion of the course requirements, you may challenge the Province of Manitoba licensing exams at the Fourth and Third Class levels.
The program has an optional exit point at the end of the first year. If you successfully complete the first year, you receive a certificate and may write the standardized Fourth Class provincial examinations.
Prior to starting the program, you will be invited to attend a program overview information session, and to participate in a math and reading skills diagnostic testing session that will advise you of your program readiness.