About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Advanced Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:3 Years

Program Highlights

  • Students complete up to 240 hours of field placement, granting real-world industry experience.
  • Facilities include a sound mixing theatre, automated radio on-air production and a high definition (HD) mobile TV production truck.
  • Students use Red One and Red Scarlet 4K Digital Cinema cameras.
  • Live multi camera event and sports coverage is produced in our state of the art HD production truck.
  • Students shoot documentaries, dramas and music videos locally and internationally.
  • Students broadcast and webcast a live weekly TV magazine show.
  • Student radio station “The Heat” broadcasts online at broadcasting.niagaracollege.ca.

Career Opportunities

  • "On Air" Announcer
  • Camera Operator
  • Cinematographer
  • Host/Interviewer
  • News and Sports Anchor
  • Producer, Director, Writer, Editor
  • Reporter
  • Sound Recordist
  • Technical Director
  • Videographer

Graduates of this program are my first choice in the country when hiring for CTV. Niagara students are also the only students allowed to get hands-on experience at CTV thanks to a special agreement with the union local.

Harold Wesley, Director, On-Air Presentation, CTV, Toronto

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Advanced Diploma
#0122 - 3 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2015Closed
January 2016Not Available
May 2016Not Available
September 2016Waitlisted (What's this?)
January 2017Waitlisted (What's this?)
May 2017Not Available

Future Study Options

We are proud to provide a range of future study options for NC students. More details on specific opportunities and partnerships can be found at niagaracollege.ca/transfercredit.