About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:2 Years
Code:0760

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 2017Closed
January 2018Not Available
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Not Available
May 2019Not 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.