Installation and Repair of Telecommunication Equipment

The Installation and Repair of Telecommunications Equipment program offers you an opportunity to acquire sound theory and extensive hands-on experience with many aspects of the telecommunication industry. Courses consist of both classroom instruction and practise in modern communications labs. Instructors share industry experience and teach in alignment to current industry needs and standards. Additional specialized certifications offered through the school better prepare you for the workplace.


Skills you will learn:

  • Verify telecommunications circuits
  • Perform installation and repair of communication equipment
  • Read and create technical documents including blueprints, schematics and plans
  • Effectively use test instruments


Total Duration: 16 months 

Total hours: 1800 hours

Total Tuition fee: C$ 23,025

Application Fee: C$ 150


Admission Requirements: 

  • Eighteen (18) years of age or older

  • High School Diploma (Equivalent to Grade 11) 

  • The language test is NOT required (Your level of English must be equal to IELTS 5.5)


Required Documents:

  • Copy of your high school diploma and transcripts; 

  • Copy of any post-secondary diploma/degree and transcripts; 

  • Copy of your birth certificate; 

  • ID page of your passport, 


Visa Process:

This important stage can be done either by yourself or by an Immigration Lawyer (or an ICCRC Member). In both ways, STAR can help you out! 


Certificate of Acceptance of Quebec (CAQ): Required

Study Permit: Required 


* Note: All documents must be translated in English or French


Career Prospects


A career in telecommunications
The telecommunications industry is competitive and rapidly growing due to the drastic increase in household and commercial demand for telecommunication services. Students graduating from the program can easily find employment in public and private sector organizations. Montreal is home to a large number of telecommunication companies including Bell, Videotron, Telus and Rogers.

Installation and Repair of Telecommunication Equipment

  • LBP-5766

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