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Civil Engineering Design and Technology

The key feature of this civil engineering design training course is dynamic and hands-on oriented.

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This program will build your career in road/highway engineering and infrastructure designs.

Credential Diploma

Duration 36 Weeks

Location Toronto, Ontario

What You Could Earn $42,900 – $105,000

Become a Design and Technology civil engineer

Leading students to a successful career, this diploma can be pursued by both beginners and professionals in the civil engineering field. This civil engineering design and technology training program covers many related subjects. They include drafting, road/highway and piping design in civil engineering. Students will learn how to use Canadian/Ontario design codes in civil design projects and how to perform construction estimation and how to manage civil projects. They will gain proficiency in using civil engineering software such as AutoCAD, MicroStation, Civil 3D and InRoads. Furthermore, they will also learn how to use ORACLE Primavera and/or Microsoft Project to manage a civil project and how to use Microsoft Excel and Sage Timberline software to performance engineering estimation.

Based on the standards of municipalities and provincial government of Ontario, students will work on a civil design project at the end of the diploma program. This will help them adapt to a real work environment and join workforce faster and with confidence. Currently this program is offered in Toronto area.

Admission Requirements:

Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent (or) passing an entrance test and admissions interview. In addition, basic computer skills are also required. Previous college or university level education in science, technology or engineering is recommended.

Subject List:

  • English for Work and Business
  • AutoCAD 2D and 3D
  • MicroStation 2D and 3D
  • Road/Highway Planning and Geometric Design
  • Grading Using Civil 3D
  • Road/Highway Design Using Civil 3D
  • Piping Design Using Civil 3D
  • Road/Highway Design Using InRoads
  • Estimation Using Excel and Timberline
  • Project Management Using Primavera
  • Project Management Using MS Project
  • Civil Design Project
  • Professional Development
  • Co-op placement (Optional)

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Career opportunities for this civil engineering design course:

  • CAD Technician/Technologist
  • Civil Drafter
  • Civil Designer
  • Road/highway Designer
  • Civil Project Estimator
  • Civil Project Coordinator
  • Highway Engineering Designer
  • Civil Technologist
  • Municipal Technologist
  • Road/Highway Design Detailer

If you have interest in a career in structural engineering, please read our Structural Engineering Design and Technology program.

Financial assistance may be available if you qualify. Please visit OSAP website for more information.

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Our instructors are not only qualified professionals but also industry-specific experts. Every one of our programs is designed with input from industry leaders to prepare you with the industry know-how and how to do it.

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