About this Program

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

Program Highlights

  • Three co-op work terms for your practical experience.
  • Experienced staff, modern equipment, and spacious, updated lab facilities allow for optimal learning.
  • Students enrolled in this program are eligible to complete the Amateur Radio Operators & Technician-Level Certification.
  • Graduates with relevant experience can apply for certification to the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT).

Career Opportunities

  • Automation, robotics and system integration
  • Radio and wireless design and installation
  • Component, system design and manufacturing
  • Maintenance, installation and servicing of electronics
  • Automotive, aviation and biomedical industries
  • Sales and marketing
  • Engineering and electronics firms
  • Government institutions

The program I chose gave me the ability to pursue a variety of specialized routes within the first year of the program, which allowed me to either finish two-year Diploma or a three-year Diploma with co-ops to receive real-world experience. Niagara College was an integral part of my education in gaining the knowledge-set that has led to a flourishing career in the industry.

Brad Tanner, 2010 graduate

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Advanced Diploma
#0703 - 3 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2016Closed
January 2017Closed
May 2017Not Available
September 2017Waitlisted (What's this?)
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.