About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:2 Years
Code:0717

Program Highlights

By studying and learning hands-on these various technologies, our graduates build the skills and confidence necessary to begin their careers in related fields. Students gain a broad knowledge base spanning the areas of networking, software and programming, and hardware. Our graduates are adaptable to various industry settings.

Career Opportunities

  • PC Technicians - hardware/software
  • Embedded system support
  • Customer service representative
  • Technical sales & support representative
  • Technical support analyst
  • Computer user support
  • Systems testing technician
  • Data communications support
  • Technical call center analyst
  • Help desk technicians - hardware/software
  • Many of these positions exist in government, commercial, industrial and retail settings

Today’s computer industry is one of the most rapidly expanding in all of technology. Computers are being used in increasingly diverse applications in our society. Employment in the computer industry now has one of the highest growth potentials in our economy.

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Diploma
#0717 - 2 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2016Closed
January 2017Closed
May 2017Not Available
September 2017Open
January 2018Open
May 2018Not Available

Future Study Options

Qualified graduates will be able to apply some academic credits towards further study at NC. Find out more!


Additional agreements are in place with Sheridan College and University of Ontario Institute of TechnologyThompson Rivers University and Davenport University.