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 2016Closed
January 2017Open
May 2017Not Available
September 2017Open
January 2018Open
May 2018Not 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.