Civil Engineering - Technology

3 years Ontario College Advanced Diploma

2 years Ontario College Diploma

Experience hands-on lab and classroom training

Overview

Upcoming Intake: Fall 2021, Commerce Court – North Bay


Technician - 2 Years / Technology - 3 Years

Civil engineering technicians are highly sought after in a number of industries including construction, mining, transportation, and road construction. This in-demand career has unlimited employment options in both the public and private sectors. Many of the things we use every day are impacted by civil engineering, including dams and power stations, water and sewage treatment plants, roadways, and structures both large and small. This program will provide you with the tools of the trade to be successful in this diverse profession.

Your Future Career

  • Structural/municipal engineering
  • Construction design and supervision
  • Highway and transportation engineering
  • Water resources engineering
  • Geotechnical engineering
  • Environmental protection

What You Learn (2 year)

  • Computer-aided drafting and design (CADD)
    – both 2D and 3D
  • Surveying and GPS
  • Highway/Road design and planning
  • Design and construction of infrastructure
  • Applied strength of materials

What You Learn (3 year)

  • Highway design
  • Environmental engineering
  • Project management and design
  • Hydrology and soil mechanics
  • GIS

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U, any 12 Math (C), or (U)

If English is not your first language you must provide proof of English competency.

View current English Language Proficiency Requirements.

Academic Upgrading

Semester 1

ECM 100 Inroduction to Engineering Principles
CIV 105 Basic Surveying and Measurement
CAD 100 Computer Aided Design I
CMM 140 Technical Writing I
MTH 160 Technical Math I
PHY 160 Fundamentals Physics for Engineering
HUM 200 Group Dynamics

Semester 2

CAD 150 Computer Aided Design II
ECM 120 Codes, Standards and Compliance
ECM 115 Infrastructure Engineering
MTH 161 Technical Math II
ECM 150 Applied Statics
GENED General Education Elective - Online (Civ Sem 2)

Semester 3

CAD 200 Advanced CAD (Civil)
CIV 205 Introduction to Soil Mechanics
CIV 220 Advanced Surveying and Geomatics
ECM 240 Applied Strength of Materials
MTH 235 Technical Statistics
PSY 123 Appied Psychology

Semester 4

ECM 260 Fluid Mechanics
CIV 230 Transportation Planning
ECM 200 Law, Ethics and Professional Practice
CVI 250 Structural Engineering
CMM 300 Research and Reporting
PFN 100 Personal Finance

Semester 5

CIV 300 Environmental Engineering
CIV 350 Hydrology
CIV 310 Applied Soil Mechanics
CIV 330 GIS Applications
MTH 130 Fundamentals of Calculus
ECM 300 Project/Design I

Semester 6

CIV 320 Highway Design
CIV 325 Advanced Materials
CIV 315 Construction Project Management
CIV 335 Project/Design II - Civil

Ancillary fees have been reviewed as a result of COVID-19 and alternative service and program delivery plans. For current ancillary fees details please see https://www.canadorecollege.ca/get-started/money/fees-and-expenses

2021-2022 3 years Ontario College Advanced Diploma

Commerce Court Campus – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $2720.24 $908 - - $3628.24
2 $2720.24 $758 - - $3478.24
3 $2720.24 $758 - - $3478.24

2021-2022 3 years Ontario College Advanced Diploma

Commerce Court Campus – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $13179.52 $1488 - - $14667.52
2 $13179.52 $1338 - - $14517.52
3 $13179.52 $1338 - - $14517.52

2021-2022 2 years Ontario College Diploma

Commerce Court Campus – Domestic
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $2720.24 $908 - - $3628.24
2 $2720.24 $758 - - $3478.24

2021-2022 2 years Ontario College Diploma

Commerce Court Campus – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $13179.52 $1488 - - $14667.52
2 $13179.52 $1338 - - $14517.52

2021-2022 2 years Ontario College Diploma

Canadore @ Stanford – International
Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $13179.52 $1348 - - $14527.52
2 $13179.52 $1198 - - $14377.52

Check out the Campus Bookstore to not only purchase your textbooks but also view your book list before the semester starts. 


You will also need:

  • Scientific Calculator - apx. $20.00
  • CSA Safety Boots - apx. $60.00
  • USB Key, Min 4GB - apx. $10.00
  • OACETT Registration and Certification - apx. $150.00 (optional, recommended during the 4th sem)

Canadore College will implement Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in Fall 2020 to enhance students’ learning experience in and out of the classroom and to ensure student flexibility in learning. To learn more about BYOD and to find out what is required for your program, please visit https://www.canadorecollege.ca/BYOD

Ontario College Diploma

Student have the option to register with the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists having completed their Professional Practice Exam.

Ontario College Diploma

Student have the option to register with the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists having completed their Professional Practice Exam.

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.

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