Cambrian College

Civil Engineering Technology

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Program Information

School:Cambrian College
Faculty:Engineering Technology
Degree:Diploma; Advanced
Field of Study:Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Description:If you have a vision for how the world should be constructed, below and above ground, consider a career in Civil Engineering — one of the world's oldest engineering disciplines! In our nationally-accredited Civil Engineering Technology program, you'll gain the skills and knowledge to become a member of civil engineering teams that are responsible for building, maintaining, and restoring roads, bridges, buildings, water distribution systems, and pipelines. Courses are focused on applying professionalism towards drafting, surveying, construction methods, costing, quality control, inspections, and laboratory testing.

You will gain practical, hands-on experience in the College's Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) laboratories and through surveying training using Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) scanning equipment, point cloud management software, and electronic survey equipment that's interfaced with survey and drafting software. In addition, to meet the demand for structural steel detailers, you will learn automated structural detailing.
URL:Civil Engineering Technology at Cambrian College
Length:3 Year(s)
Careers:Civil Engineering Technologists and TechniciansConstruction Estimators

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

  • Any grade 12 physics (C) or (U)

  • Computer competency in relevant software

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on December 05, 2020