Northern Building Maintenance


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Nunavimmi Pigiursavik Centre,
Inukjuak
Diploma of
Vocational
Studies
(DVS)
 

 

1,320 hours
 

 

 

Program description

After completing this program, you’ll be able to:

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  • Maintain tools
  • Manage small warehouses
  • Maintain electrical equipment
  • Maintain plumbing and heating systems
  • Read building plans and specifications
  • Do preventive maintenance on heating systems
  • Maintain security systems
  • Check and replace electrical material components
  • Take measurements and do calculations
  • Apply occupational health and safety rules

 

Admission requirements

Candidate must meet one of the following:

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  • Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor’s degree.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 15 years of age as at September 30 of the current school year, are registered in a concurrent admission pilot project or in the Trades and Occupations With a Promising Future training path, are vocationally mature and have obtained Secondary II credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics. They are pursuing their vocational training and general education (youth sector or adult sector) under concurrent admission with an integrated schedule in the Trades and Occupations with a Promising Future training path in order to earn the missing Secondary III credits required for their Diploma of Vocational Studies and their Secondary School Diploma. Authorization from the Ministère de l’Éducation is required to admit a Secondary III student registered in concurrent admission to this program.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin in a specific program of study, who hold a Training Certificate in a Semiskilled Trade, and who earned the required credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in Secondary Cycle One in general education in the youth sector or in Secondary II in general education in the adult sector.


OR

  • Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites*: the successful completion of the General Development Test, or recognition of equivalent learning.

* Language of Instruction

Adult Education

Youth Sector

3101-1 + 3102-2
OR
3070-3
632-306

 

 

Program content

See all the block of hours below:

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Code

 

Statement of competency
Hours

 

Credits

 

759-311 Determine their suitability for the occupation and the training process 15 1

759-322 Apply occupational health and safety rules 30 2

759-333 Read building plans and specifications 45 3

759-343 Take measurements and do calculations 45 3

759-358 Carry out work on the exterior buildings 120 8

759-368 Carry our work on the interior of buildings 120 8

759-373 Apply concepts of electricity 45 3

759-384 Maintain tools and equipment 60 4

759-398 Check and replace electrical material and components 120 8

759-405 Repair home appliances 75 5

759-412 Maintain security systems 30 2

759-423 Manage a warehouse 45 3
 
759-432 Communicate in the workplace 30 2
 
759-445 Do preventive maintenance of northern plumbing systems 75 5
 
759-458 Maintain northern plumbing systems 120 8
 
759-466 Do preventive maintenance on heating systems 90 6
 
759-477 Maintain forced-air heating systems 105 7
 
759-488 Maintain liquid heating systems 120 8
 
759-492 Use job search techniques 30 2
 
1320 88

 

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