Building and Manufacturing Programs
Explore programs that lead to careers in the building and manufacturing industries:
- Architectural Engineering Technician
Learn all aspects of sustainable building design, construction and inspection.
- Brick and Stone Masonry
Learn to safely prepare and lay bricks, concrete blocks and stone to construct and repair both decorative and load-bearing structures.
- Building Systems Technician (HVAC&R)
Develop your skills and knowledge of heating, ventilation, air conditioning (HVAC) and refrigeration systems.
Learn all aspects of cabinetmaking – identifying and selecting wood, reading drawings, operating woodworking machines and practising the basic arts of cabinetry.
- Carpentry – Certificate
Develop skills in many aspects of the carpentry trade – construction, building codes and safety.
- Carpentry – Diploma
Learn all aspects of carpentry, from construction safety and the use of hand tools, to building science, floor and wall framing and exterior finishing.
- Construction Management Technology
Learn the principles and practices used to manage construction projects – contract administration, estimating costs and coordinating worksites.
- Drafting – Architectural
Influence the future of green building. Prepare drawings for residential and commercial buildings following industry standards and using local and national building codes.
- Electrical Construction and Industrial – Certificate
Training in both construction and industrial electricity – with a strong focus on the principles and practices of construction wiring.
- Electrical Construction and Industrial – Diploma
Enhance your electrical knowledge, learning about electrical motors and controls, transformers, solid-state systems and automation technology.
- Electrical Technician
Prepare for a career working with sustainable energy by learning the principles of design, installation and safe operation of renewable electrical energy and automated control systems.
- Gas Technician
Prepare to work in the growing field of natural gas and propane installation and service.
- Heritage Carpentry
Refine your carpentry skills in the areas of renovation, restoration and preservation of historic buildings.
- Industrial Mechanical
Learn how to install, repair and maintain industrial equipment.
Develop skills to produce one-of-a-kind and manufactured components using conventional hand-controlled methods and CNC machines.
- Metal Fabrication
Build, assemble and repair products made of steel and other metals for use in a wide variety of industries.
- Occupational Health and Safety
Turn your concern for safety into a rewarding career developing and maintaining healthy and safe work environments.
- Oil Heat Systems Technician
Install, repair and maintain oil-fired domestic and light commercial appliance equipment, components and systems.
- Pipe Trades
A comprehensive and integrated program that builds skills in three fields: steamfitting/pipefitting, sprinkler systems and plumbing.
Learn how to install and repair water distribution and sanitary drainage systems, as well as hot water heating systems.
- Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Learn the science of refrigeration and a variety of skills to install and troubleshoot mechanical systems, electrical/electronic systems and refrigeration piping systems.
- Refrigeration and Air Conditioning – Geothermal
Learn a variety of skills in mechanical systems, electronics and basic welding to start as an apprentice with a company that specializes in heating, air conditioning and geothermal energy.
- Sheet Metal Systems
Develop skills in layout fabrication and installation of sheet metal products and duct systems.
Learn how to install, repair and maintain heating, cooling, process pipe and industrial piping systems.
- Survey Technician
Develop skills in the surveying profession. Embark on a challenging, high-tech career that gets you outdoors and provides a wide range of opportunities in geomatics.
- Utility Line Work – Construction and Maintenance
Build your knowledge of the systems and computer controls, safety training and environmental awareness needed to work as a Powerline Technician.
- Welding – Diploma
Learn to repair metal parts and structures, fabricate components and apply safe working practices using various welding and cutting equipment and techniques.
- Welding Inspection and Quality Control
Advance your welding knowledge and skills in order to perform quality control, quality assurance and welding inspection/fabrication-related tasks.