Northern Building Maintenance

Northern-Building-Maintenance

Program Objectives

  • Repair and maintain equipment and plumbing and heating system
  • Project management
  • Read and interpreter building specifications
  • Learn to work on internal and external building components
  • Apply health and safety rules at construction sites
  • Work efficiently and effectively in a workplace environment

General Information

  • Code: 5702
  • Diploma: Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS)
  • Hours: 1,320

Targeted Trades

  • Janitors, Caretakers and Building Superintendents (NOC 6663)
    The most important Essential Skills for this trade are:
    • Oral Communication
    • Thinking
  • Residential and Commercial Installers and Servicers (NOC 7441)
    The most important Essential Skills for this trade are:
    • Numeracy
    • Oral Communication
    • Thinking

Admission Requirements

Applicant must meet the following criteria:

Category 2

Must hold a secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent.
   Or
Must be at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the current school year and have earned secondary III credits in the language of instruction, a second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
   Or
Must be at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: Have successfully completed the general development test and the specific prerequisites listed in the table below for the desired program, or have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.

N.B.: For programs of study in this category, students may continue their general education courses concurrently with their vocational training if they have earned secondary III credits in the language of instruction, a second language and mathematics in the programs established by the Minister, or if they are at least 18 years of age and have successfully completed the general development test (GDT).

And
Functional prerequisites
Language of instruction Mathematics
Adult Youth Adult Youth
3101-1
3102-2
(3070-3)
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