Electrotechnology (Telecommunications)

Code 243.B0
SanctionDEC
SecteurÉlectrotechnique (09)
Code CUISEP455-350.CP
Nombre d'unités91 2/3
StatutProgram approved in 2007.
Organismes scolaires offrant le programme
Note(s)
Ce programme est offert en langue française : 
Technologie de l'électronique (Télécommunication)

Objectifs du programme

The Electrotechnology program aims to train students to be able to perform the activities related to production and set-up of materials and electrical and electronic equipment. The candidates will be employed in public service industries, computer service industries, in telecommunications, factories that produce electric and electronic materials, technical council boards, public and para-public organizations, editing companies and in transport as well as in radiotelecommunications and entertainment. They may also be called to manage projects and personnel, to do customer support, to manage stock and perform administrative duties.

Specialization A - Telecommunications

The main activities and tasks associated with telecommunications technologists are: installations and set up of service, maintenance, repair and modifications or updates of telecummunications systems.

Durée de la formation

Option Spécifique (heures) Totale (heures)
A Telecommunications 2 025 2 685

La durée totale inclut des cours de formation générale commune à tous les programmes pour 420 heures, des cours de formation générale propre à ce programme pour 150 heures ainsi que des cours de formation générale complémentaire pour 90 heures.


Les durées correspondent à la formation théorique et au travail de laboratoire des cours; elles excluent donc les heures de travail personnel de l'étudiante ou de l'étudiant.

Conditions d'admission

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

Must have passed the following secondary-level course(s):

• Sec. IV TS or S or Secondary V CST Mathematics: Technical and Scientific option (564426) or Secondary IV Science option (565426) or Secondary V Cultural, Social and Technical Option (563504).
• Sec. IV TS or ATS – Secondary IV Science and Technology (555444) or Applied Science and Technology (557416)

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Aircraft instrument, electrical and avionics mechanics, technicians and inspectors (2244)
Audio and video recording technicians (5225)
Broadcast technicians (5224)
Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians (2241)
Electronic service technicians (household and business equipment) (2242)
Telecommunications installation and repair workers (7246)
Telecommunications line and cable workers (7245)

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
037C To process technical information
037E To diagnose an analog electronics problem
037F To diagnose a digital electronics problem
041Q To process information about working in the field of electrotechnology
041R To implement mathematical models related to electronics
041S To communicate in the workplace
Specialization A - Telecommunications
Numéro ou code Énoncé de la compétence
041T To replace electronic components
041U To draw electronic schematic diagrams
041V To diagnose a network-related problem
041W To diagnose an analog electronics problem affecting telecommunications circuits
041X To perform telecommunications network surveillance activities
041Y To check the operationn of a wired telecommunications system
041Z To check the operation of a fibre-optic telecommunications system
0421 To check the operation of a wireless telecommunications system
0422 To provide quality control for teh assembly and integration of a telecommunications system
0423 To perform activities related to the installation and activation of a telecommunications system
0424 To service a telecommunications system
0425 To service a computer network system
0426 To modify a telecommunications system
0427 To provide technical assistance and support
Number of contact hours allotted to specific training: 2025