Admission RequirementsHigh school diploma with a minimum 50% in:
- Grade 12 English
- Pure Math 30 or 65% in Applied Math 30
- One of Physics 20*, Chemistry 20 or 65% in Science 20. Physics 20 is preferred and strongly recommended.
Out-of-province students or those not meeting these admission requirements should refer to special admissions.
Prospective students may also asked to complete a career investigation profile
- You should possess a mechanical interest and aptitude and be prepared for shift work
- Good health is necessary as employment is usually outdoors and physically demanding
Students who have successfully completed the listed requirements and have an attendance record of at least 90% will be awarded a Certificate in Heavy Oil Operations Technician.
Certification: You will receive certification upon successful completion of the requirements set by other agencies (Defensive Driving, First Aid, CPR Heartsaver, Hydrogen Sulphide Gas and Confined Space Entry, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System).