BC Hydro Powerline Technician Apprenticeship

British Columbia

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Apprenticeship

BC Hydro Powerline Technician Apprenticeship

BC Hydro Powerline Technician Apprenticeship

2020 Program Cost:

N/A (Apprenticeship)

2020 Graduate Average Starting Wage:

$64,500

About

BC Hydro Powerline Technician Apprenticeship

As a Power Line Technician (PLT) at BC Hydro, you play a vital role in ensuring the reliable delivery of electricity to homes and businesses across B.C. You install new power lines, and also maintain and repair lines damaged by weather and other factors.

2020 Enrollment

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21

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Housing Available?

No

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Boots/Tools Included?

Yes

Career Outlook:

Admission Qualifications 

Graduate with English 12, Math 11 and Physics 11 (or the equivalent). Class 3 driver's license for manual transmission

Keeping the lights on for over 4 million people across the province takes a lot of talented people doing many different jobs. BC Hydro is a highly regarded company in the industry.

Common Employer(s) from Program:

Lineman Pre-apprentice Certificate, ITA BC, University of the Fraser Valley (UFV)

Completion Rate:

90%

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Employment Rate

95%

Possible Scholarships?

No

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Term Length:

6 Months, 1 year

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Term Beginning Date(s):

August

BC Hydro Powerline Technician Apprenticeship

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Vancouver

The province of British Columbia, Canada has six distinct regions; Vancouver Island, Vancouver Coast & Mountains, Thompson Okanagan, Kootenay Rockies, Northern British Columbia, which includes Haida Gwaii, and the Cariboo, Chilcotin, Coast region.

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