Building Construction Technician
Complete a two-year diploma in just 42 weeks! Canadore has one of the largest carpentry labs in Ontario, with over 14,000 sq. ft. of training space – large enough to have two full-size houses built within its walls. In this program you will gain the hands-on skills needed to work in the growing building construction industry. You will learn essential skills, such as how to operate the tools and equipment of the trade, layout and construction of wood frame structures, interior and exterior finishes, and much more.
Your Future Career
What You Learn
Semester One - Fall:
BTT 025Tools and Equipment
BTT 030 Building Materials
CAR 010 Site Layout
CAR 022 Foundation Systems
MTH 108Trades Calculations
CMM 125 College Communications
Semester Two - Winter:
CAR 095Exterior Finishes
GENEDGeneral Education Elective - Online
HUM 100Interpersonal Relations
Semester Three - Spring:
CAR 070 Blueprint Reading
CAR 080 Codes and Acts Interpretation
CAR 090 Estimating for Residential Structures
CAR 042Stair Construction
CAR 100 Interior Finishes
GED 110Personal Finance - Online
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Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.