Electrical Mechanics

(NOC 7333)
+17.47%
 

Requirement

In general, you usually need a high school diploma. To gain trade certification as an electrical mechanic, you usually need a three- to four-year apprenticeship or a combination of experience and college or other courses. You may need trade certification in the province / territory where you'll work. Most mechanics may also obtain interprovincial (Red Seal) trade certification, which provides job mobility throughout the country. Most recent entrants have a trade / vocational certificate or a community college diploma.

Degrees Associated with This Career

High School Diploma
Certificate
Diploma

Useful Experience/Skills

Vehicles / appliances
Maintenance / manufacturing
Communication skills

Useful Secondary School Subjects

Mechanics
Industrial Arts (Electricity)
Drafting
Math
Physics

Modified on May 13, 2012