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  1. Canadian Electrical Forum
    I am pulling a cable from the breaker which is situated inside the house in Red Deer, Alberta and want to run a wire to the deck where I will install a GFCI Receptacle in a weather proof box. I have NMD90 cable with me and intend to run it through a conduit all the way from the breaker to the...
  2. New Member Introductions
    I have sent an e-mail two weeks ago to the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training asking them if there is a quota on the number of apprenticeship a company can start and I haven't received a response. So I'll ask the question here. Is there a quota? Thank you Al B.
  3. General Electrical Discussion
    I'm a first year apprentice and looking to go back to school next March, I have over 1500 hours and steady work through the summer, but I was hoping to get into a fly in/fly out camp job starting around november so I can pay for school and things. Does anyone know of any companies that I could...
  4. General Electrical Discussion
    Hi There: I am a young eager motivated registered electrician apprentice looking for a long term career opportunity in Alberta. I am currently living in Ontario but will be moving to Calgary Alberta in April. My girlfriend was offered her dream job in Calgary so we will both be relocating...
  5. General Electrical Discussion
    I recently moved out to Alberta (Calgary more specific) to look for someone to take me on as an electrician apprentice. I am currently about to start handing out applications and was looking for hints and tips when applying. As in what do when applying in person, what are some good questions to...
  6. General Electrical Discussion
    I will be moving with my girlfriend to Calgary from Ontario in a couple of weeks and want to make sure my resume isn't going to just get tossed. I was working on my 2nd year apprenticeship here in Ontario and want to finish it in Calgary. I would REALLY appreciate anyone willing to take a look...
  7. Canadian Electrical Forum
    hey everyone in having a difficult time finding an apprenticeship in Edmonton Alberta. I recently graduated from high school. Does anyone have any advice for me so I can potentially find an apprenticeship? It would be greatly appreciated
  8. General Electrical Discussion
    Hi guys, I'm a fresh grad from NAIT's Electrical Engineering technology program. I haven't really found any jobs yet, however I'm now interested in getting into electrician or PSE. My question is how would I begin doing so? I'm fairly young (19) not much experience, how would someone like me...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hi, Alan from Victoria here. I am excited to star a new career as an apprentice. Excellent site, with a ton of knowledge that I will be using a lot as a reference.
  10. New Member Introductions
    Good day everyone, Approximately six months ago I decided I wanted to become an electrician. With that said, I will finally be able to start my apprenticeship in a few months. To prepare for this transition I have been brushing up on my Algebra. Should I be brushing up on other math topics...
  11. Canadian Electrical Forum
    I am looking for some insight about the 1st year test for apprentice electricians in Alberta. Could someone give me some direction on the types of questions going to be asked and maybe some examples?? The company I work for wants me to challenge 1st and 2nd year tests.... Any help at all would...
  12. Canadian Electrical Forum
    I am looking for some insight about the 1st year test for apprentice electricians in Alberta. Could someone give me some direction on the types of questions going to be asked and maybe some examples?? The company I work for wants me to challenge 1st and 2nd year tests.... Any help at all would...
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