- High school graduation, with an overall average of 50% or higher;
- Obtain an Oxford Online Placement Test (OOPT) score of 20 or higher*; and
- Completion of the Math Placement Test (GMP).
* Applicants who do not obtain an OOPT score of 20 or higher, may be considered on an individual basis and placed on an alternate plan of study that includes an individualized remedial English training plan.
Applicants who provide evidence of English language proficiency strong enough to study in the program will be exempt from having to take English foundation courses.
Applicants who do not meet the entrance requirements, and are 19 years of age or older, may be considered on an individual basis under the Mature Student Clause. See the Academic Calendar (Admissions Section – Mature Student Requirements, page 15).
Applicants should be aware that strenuous physical dexterity is required for this program. * Employers will normally demand that applicants undergo a physical capabilities assessment prior to hiring.
Graduates of the Electro-Mechanic Operation and Maintenance Technician program will have the opportunity to transfer selected credits to the School of Engineering Technology and Industrial Trades certificate and diploma programs at CNA-Q. Graduates may be required to undertake further coursework in language studies and/or academics in order to qualify for transfer. A current list of post-secondary institutions offering admission and transfer credit to CNA-Q graduates who meet the entrance requirements is available from the Admissions & Registration Department or the Career Counselling and Resource Centre.