Power Engineer Career Accelerator

Power Engineer Career Accelerator is a readiness program prior to attending Lakeland College’s accredited Power Engineer program or NAIT’s Power Engineering Technology program.


Program Length
3 weeks
Currently Offered In
  • Edmonton
  • Lloydminster


Power Engineer Career Accelerator is an introductory program of basic safety certifications and workplace readiness. 

Upon completion of training with WBF, students will transition to either NAIT or Lakeland College for their 4th Class Power Engineering training. After becoming 4th Class Certified, the students will return to either NAIT or Lakeland College to complete their 3rd Class Power Engineering training and then once again be eligible for an internship at one of the operating sites upon completion of training.  

Courses and Skills

  • Standard First Aid – CPR A & AED 
  • Confined Space Entry Level 1 
  • H2S Alive 
  • CSTS
  • Best Practices for Working in Construction 
  • Career Development 
  • Drawing and Blueprint Reading 
  • Math Review 

Admission Requirements

Applicants will also need to complete a variety of steps as part of their application.


Program Cost

  • Tuition is funded by our program sponsors Pembina Pipeline and Inter Pipeline.
  • Applicants will be required to pay the application fee and tuition costs to Lakeland or NAIT’s Power Engineer program.
  • Financial support may be available to support students of this program.

Employment Opportunities

This program provides an opportunity for paid learning and employment across Alberta with the program sponsors, Pembina Pipeline and Inter Pipeline.


Program Intakes

There are currently no Intakes available for this Program.

Coming in Fall 2023 with applications anticipated to open in the Summer of 2022.