Electronics Technician Program
(Distance Education)
(T901)

2021-20222022-2023

Compare up to 3 programs

Overview

Program Overview

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

This online distance program is only available to study while remaining in your home country and does not qualify for study/work permit eligibility in Canada.

This program focuses on the skills needed to assemble, install, troubleshoot and repair electronic equipment used by consumers, businesses and industry. Students learn electronics theory and how to work with circuits and the various components of electronic systems such as capacitors, resistors, semiconductors and amplifiers. The focus is on a broad understanding of the field that students can then apply to specific areas of interest or employment.

Full Description

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

This online distance program is only available to study while remaining in your home country and does not qualify for study/work permit eligibility in Canada.

This is a Distance Education program in which you complete all courses (modules) by studying at home, with an interactive learning package on a personal computer. Laboratory projects and exercises are also carried out in this way. The learning materials, provided in a downloadable file format, with 23 courses (modules) contains text, audio, 2D and 3D animations, computer-based testing and CircuitLogix and 3DLab simulation software.

You may enrol at any time during the year (open-enrolment) and complete the modules in the learning package at your own speed. Typical completion time is 32 weeks, but there are no time limits.

PREREQUISITES

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (with credits at or above general level) or equivalent or mature student status. An electronics background is helpful but not essential.

ADVANCED STANDING

If you have finished the Electromechanical Technician program, you are exempted from 18 modules of the Electronics Technician program.

Courses

Required Courses

The modules should be taken in the following order.

COMPULSORY (23)

Code Course Name
ELNC 9034 Introduction to Electronics
ELCL 9049 Current, Voltage and Resistance
ELCL 9050 Ohm’s Law, Power and Energy
ELCL 9048 Series Circuits
ELCL 9047 Parallel Circuits
ELCL 9046 Series-Parallel Circuits
ELNC 9036 DC Measuring Instruments
ELCL 9045 Network Theorems
ELCL 9044 Magnetism
ELCL 9043 Magnetic Circuits
ELCL 9042 Alternating Voltages and Currents
ELCL 9041 AC Measuring Instruments
ELCL 9040 Capacitance and Capacitors
ELCL 9039 Inductance and Inductors
ELNC 9033 Transformers
ELCL 9038 Alternating Current Circuits
ELNC 9032 Resonance
ELNC 9031 Coupling and Filter Circuits
ELNC 9030 Semiconductor Fundamentals
ELNC 9037 Transistors and Thyristors
ELNC 9029 Amplifier Circuits
ELNC 9028 Integrated Circuits
ELNC 9035 Digital Electronics
ELCL 9091 Microprocessors

Career & Postgraduate Study Opportunities

Your Career

Graduates will be prepared to work as service technicians on electronic products and equipment used by consumers, business and industry. Typical activities include:

  • assembling
  • maintaining
  • testing
  • troubleshooting
  • repairing and upgrading equipment and systems

Future Study Options

Credits from this program may be applied toward the Electronics Engineering Technician diploma program.

Credits from this program may also be applied toward a four-year Bachelor of Science in Technology Management degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Indiana State University (ISU).

You can also transfer credits toward a four-year Bachelor of Science degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Athabasca University.

Credits from this program may also be applied toward a four-year Bachelor of Science in Organizational Studies degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Neumann University.

Tuition and Fees

Domestic Tuition

$1,760.00*

Additional Costs

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

This online distance program is only available to study while remaining in your home country and does not qualify for study/work permit eligibility in Canada.

There is no additional cost. Students can pay tuition in full or pay-as-you-learn option as below

Initial registration is $380 (includes all learning materials, laboratory simulation software and access to the Module 1 exam) and registration for each of the remaining 23 modules is $60/module. Students may register for one or more modules at any time. International applicants are charged the same fees but in U.S. dollars (US$380); the posted exchange rate in effect at the time of your registration will be used to determine the final fee in Canadian dollars. There is no refund on learning material.

*Amounts listed are the total of tuition and materials for the programs starting in fall 2020. Fees are subject to change for programs starting in fall 2021 and at later dates.

Financial Assistance

This program is not eligible for OSAP funding.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is subject to change without notice. It should not be viewed as a representation, offer or warranty. Students are responsible for verifying George Brown College fee requirements.

How to Qualify and Apply

Admission Requirements

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent**
  • Grade 12 English (C or U)
  • Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 (C or U)

** Mature Student status (19 years of age or older)

Special Requirements

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

This online distance program is only available to study while remaining in your home country and does not qualify for study/work permit eligibility in Canada.

Minimum computer requirements
  • Pentium-based PC or equivalent
  • Minimum 512MB RAM (1GB recommended)
  • Minimum 250MB available hard disk space
  • Windows 7/8/8.1/10
  • Email account
  • Internet access
  • 32 and 64 bit compatible

How to Apply

Call 416-415-4726 or see etcourse.com.

Contact Us

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

This online distance program is only available to study while remaining in your home country and does not qualify for study/work permit eligibility in Canada.

Call us at 416-415-4726, or toll-free 1-888-553-5333.

E-mail info@gbctechtraining.com.

Check out the course details along with our interactive video tour at etcourse.com

Sign up and learn more about your options, our programs, and life at George Brown.

Electronics Technician Program
(Distance Education)
(T901)

2021-20222022-2023

Compare up to 3 programs

Overview

Program Overview

This program focuses on the skills needed to assemble, install, troubleshoot and repair electronic equipment used by consumers, business and industry. Students learn electronics theory and how to work with circuits and the various components of electronic systems such as capacitors, resistors, semiconductors and amplifiers. The focus is on a broad understanding of the field that students can then apply to specific areas of interest or employment.

Full Description

This is a Distance Education program in which you complete all courses (modules) by studying at home, with an interactive learning package on a personal computer. Laboratory projects and exercises are also carried out in this way. The learning materials, provided in a downloadable file format, with 24 courses (modules) contains text, audio, 2D and 3D animations, computer-based testing and CircuitLogix and 3DLab simulation software.

You may enrol at any time during the year (open-enrolment) and complete the modules in the learning package at your own speed. Typical completion time is 32 weeks, but there are no time limits.

PREREQUISITES

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (with credits at or above general level) or equivalent or mature student status. An electronics background is helpful but not essential.

ADVANCED STANDING

If you have finished the Electromechanical Technician program, you are exempted from 18 modules of the Electronics Technician program.

Courses

Required Courses

The modules should be taken in the following order.

COMPULSORY (24)

semester courses
Code Course Name
ELNC 9034 Introduction to Electronics
ELCL 9049 Current, Voltage and Resistance
ELCL 9050 Ohm’s Law, Power and Energy
ELCL 9048 Series Circuits
ELCL 9047 Parallel Circuits
ELCL 9046 Series-Parallel Circuits
ELNC 9036 DC Measuring Instruments
ELCL 9045 Network Theorems
ELCL 9044 Magnetism
ELCL 9043 Magnetic Circuits
ELCL 9042 Alternating Voltages and Currents
ELCL 9041 AC Measuring Instruments
ELCL 9040 Capacitance and Capacitors
ELCL 9039 Inductance and Inductors
ELNC 9033 Transformers
ELCL 9038 Alternating Current Circuits
ELNC 9032 Resonance
ELNC 9031 Coupling and Filter Circuits
ELNC 9030 Semiconductor Fundamentals
ELNC 9037 Transistors and Thyristors
ELNC 9029 Amplifier Circuits
ELNC 9028 Integrated Circuits
ELNC 9035 Digital Electronics
ELCL 9091 Microprocessors

Career & Postgraduate Study Opportunities

Your Career

Graduates will be prepared to work as service technicians on electronic products and equipment used by consumers, business and industry. Typical activities include:

  • Assembling
  • Maintaining
  • Testing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Repairing and upgrading equipment and systems

Future Study Options

Credits from this program may be applied toward the Electronics Engineering Technician diploma program.

Credits from this program may also be applied toward a four-year Bachelor of Science in Technology Management degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Indiana State University (ISU).

You can also transfer credits toward a four-year Bachelor of Science degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Athabasca University.

Credits from this program may also be applied toward a four-year Bachelor of Science in Organizational Studies degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Neumann University.

Tuition and Fees

Domestic Tuition

$1,760.00*

Additional Costs

Pay–as-you-learn tuition

Initial registration is $380 (includes all learning materials, laboratory simulation software and access to the Module 1 exam) and registration for each of the remaining 23 modules is $60/module. Students may register for one or more modules at any time. International applicants are charged the same fees but in U.S. dollars (US$380); the posted exchange rate in effect at the time of your registration will be used to determine the final fee in Canadian dollars. There is no refund on learning material.

*Amounts listed are the total of tuition and materials for the programs starting in fall 2019. Fees are subject to change for programs starting in fall 2020 and at later dates.

Financial Assistance

This program is not eligible for OSAP funding.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is subject to change without notice. It should not be viewed as a representation, offer or warranty. Students are responsible for verifying George Brown College fee requirements.

How to Qualify and Apply

Admission Requirements

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent**
  • Grade 12 English (C or U)
  • Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 (C or U)

** Mature Student status (19 years of age or older)

Special Requirements

International Students

This online distance program is only available to study while remaining in your home country and does not qualify for study/work permit eligibility in Canada.

Minimum computer requirements
  • Pentium-based PC or equivalent
  • USB port and sound card
  • Minimum 512MB RAM (1GB recommended)
  • Minimum 250MB available hard disk space
  • Windows 7/8/8.1/10
  • Email account
  • Internet access
  • 32 and 64 bit compatible

How to Apply

Call 416-415-4726 or see etcourse.com.

Contact Us

Call us at 416-415-4726, or toll-free 1-888-553-5333.

E-mail info@gbctechtraining.com.

Check out the course details along with our interactive video tour at etcourse.com

Sign up and learn more about your options, our programs, and life at George Brown.

Electronics Technician Program
(Distance Education)
(T901)

2021-20222022-2023

Compare up to 3 programs

Overview

Program Overview

This program focuses on the skills needed to assemble, install, troubleshoot and repair electronic equipment used by consumers, business and industry. Students learn electronics theory and how to work with circuits and the various components of electronic systems such as capacitors, resistors, semiconductors and amplifiers. The focus is on a broad understanding of the field that students can then apply to specific areas of interest or employment.

Full Description

This is a Distance Education program in which you complete all courses (modules) by studying at home, with an interactive learning package on a personal computer. Laboratory projects and exercises are also carried out in this way. The learning materials, provided in a downloadable file format, with 23 courses (modules) contains text, audio, 2D and 3D animations, computer-based testing and CircuitLogix and 3DLab simulation software.

You may enrol at any time during the year (open-enrolment) and complete the modules in the learning package at your own speed. Typical completion time is 32 weeks, but there are no time limits.

PREREQUISITES

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (with credits at or above general level) or equivalent or mature student status. An electronics background is helpful but not essential.

ADVANCED STANDING

If you have finished the Electromechanical Technician program, you are exempted from 18 modules of the Electronics Technician program.

Courses

Required Courses

The modules should be taken in the following order.

COMPULSORY (23)

semester courses
Code Course Name
ELNC 9034 Introduction to Electronics
ELCL 9049 Current, Voltage and Resistance
ELCL 9050 Ohm’s Law, Power and Energy
ELCL 9048 Series Circuits
ELCL 9047 Parallel Circuits
ELCL 9046 Series-Parallel Circuits
ELNC 9036 DC Measuring Instruments
ELCL 9045 Network Theorems
ELCL 9044 Magnetism
ELCL 9043 Magnetic Circuits
ELCL 9042 Alternating Voltages and Currents
ELCL 9041 AC Measuring Instruments
ELCL 9040 Capacitance and Capacitors
ELCL 9039 Inductance and Inductors
ELNC 9033 Transformers
ELCL 9038 Alternating Current Circuits
ELNC 9032 Resonance
ELNC 9031 Coupling and Filter Circuits
ELNC 9030 Semiconductor Fundamentals
ELNC 9037 Transistors and Thyristors
ELNC 9029 Amplifier Circuits
ELNC 9028 Integrated Circuits
ELNC 9035 Digital Electronics

Career & Postgraduate Study Opportunities

Your Career

Graduates will be prepared to work as service technicians on electronic products and equipment used by consumers, business and industry. Typical activities include:

  • Assembling
  • Maintaining
  • Testing
  • Troubleshooting
  • Repairing and upgrading equipment and systems

Future Study Options

Credits from this program may be applied toward the Electronics Engineering Technician diploma program.

Credits from this program may also be applied toward a four-year Bachelor of Science in Technology Management degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Indiana State University (ISU).

You can also transfer credits toward a four-year Bachelor of Science degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Athabasca University.

Credits from this program may also be applied toward a four-year Bachelor of Science in Organizational Studies degree offered through George Brown College’s partnership with Neumann University.

Tuition and Fees

Domestic Tuition

$1,665.00*

Additional Costs

Pay–as-you-learn tuition

Initial registration is $345 (includes all learning materials, laboratory simulation software and access to the Module 1 exam) and registration for each of the remaining 22 modules is $60/module. Students may register for one or more modules at any time. International applicants are charged the same fees but in U.S. dollars (US$345); the posted exchange rate in effect at the time of your registration will be used to determine the final fee in Canadian dollars. There is no refund on learning material.

*Amounts listed are the total of tuition and materials for the programs starting in fall 2018. Fees are subject to change for programs starting in fall 2019 and at later dates.

Disclaimer: The information contained in this website is subject to change without notice. It should not be viewed as a representation, offer or warranty. Students are responsible for verifying George Brown College fee requirements.

How to Qualify and Apply

Admission Requirements

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent**
  • Grade 12 English (C or U)
  • Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 (C or U)

** Mature Student status (19 years of age or older)

Special Requirements

International Students

This online distance program is only available to study while remaining in your home country and does not qualify for study/work permit eligibility in Canada.

Computer requirements

  • Pentium-based PC or equivalent
  • USB port and sound card
  • Minimum 512MB RAM (1GB recommended)
  • Minimum 250MB available hard disk space
  • Windows 7/8/8.1/10
  • Email account
  • Internet access
  • 32 and 64 bit compatible

How to Apply

Call 416-415-4726 or see etcourse.com.

Contact Us

Call us at 416-415-4726, or toll-free 1-888-553-5333.

E-mail info@gbctechtraining.com.

Check out the course details along with our interactive video tour at etcourse.com

Sign up and learn more about your options, our programs, and life at George Brown.