Students will be placed in an industry setting for a period of 70 hours (approx. 2 weeks). In this time, students will be exposed to operating terminology and become involved with the daily routine and duties performed by a Power Engineer. Practicum placements will be arranged only upon recommendation of the Instructor and efforts will be made to provide placements according to student preferences. Employers will be requested to provide a variety of tasks that fulfill student's learning objectives. If a practicum placement with an actual employer cannot be offered, students will complete their practicum in the Northern Lights College lab under supervision of their Instructor.
Hours: 70 (Practicum Hours: 70)
Pre- or Co-requisites:
Course Content: Students will be placed in an industry setting for a period of 70 hours under the supervision of a certified Power Engineer. In this time, the student will be exposed to the terminology of the trade and become involved with the routine and duties performed by a Power Engineer. Employers will complete and submit a College generated evaluation form of the student's performance and will submit it to the Instructor.
Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Apply theoretical classroom knowledge in practical workplace settings that meet the established workplace and program competencies
- Apply theoretical knowledge in practical settings
Grading System: Pass/Fail
Passing Grade: Pass
Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.