About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:2 Years

Program Highlights

  • Graduates may enter the workforce directly or progress into the Construction Engineering Technology program
  • Program is nationally accredited by Technology Accreditation Canada
  • Graduates qualify to become associate members of the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT)
  • Upon completion of the program, graduates qualify to write the Ontario Building Code exam (house component)
  • Annual year-end awards ceremony honouring top student performance in the program

Career Opportunities

  • Engineering assistants in road and highway construction
  • Draftsperson, detailer, and assistant designers
  • Technicians in concrete, asphalt and soil testing laboratories
  • Municipal engineering assistants
  • Construction inspectors for engineering projects
  • Building inspectors
  • Site investigation and monitoring field crews
  • Construction field survey crews
  • Technical representative

You are well suited to this program if you…

  • Can work independently and contribute to problem-solving teams
  • Enjoy using math, physics and computer technology
  • Possess good communication skills required to explain ideas and plans clearly
  • Have or are interested in gaining strong communication and project management skills
  • Enjoy working on complex projects that are detail oriented.

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Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Diploma
#0760 - 2 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2016Closed
January 2017Not Available
May 2017Not Available
September 2017Waitlisted (What's this?)
January 2018Not Available
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.