1st Year Admission Requirements

High school diploma with a minimum 50% in:
  • English 30-1 or 30-2
  • Math 30-1 or 65% in Math 30-2
  • Physics 20
  • Must be 18 years of age on or before December 31 of the year you start the program; however, you must be 18 years of age to participate in the practicum component of the program.

Note - While not admission requirements, it helps if you:
  • passed Physics 30 as it is strongly recommended
  • have mechanical interest and aptitude
  • are prepared for shift work.
  • have good health as work is physically demanding and often outdoors.
If you didn’t graduate from an Alberta high school, please refer to the English, math and science provincial subject equivalencies. If you don’t meet the admission requirements, please refer to admissions screening and testing (no hyperlink at this time).