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.
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.