O que eu aprenderei?

Students develop and enhance occupational skills for employment in the construction and renovation industry. Students practice lot layout, concrete formwork, framing, demolition, renovations, interior and exterior finish and sustainable construction techniques. Theory and applications of safety standards, building codes, blueprint reading, energy efficiency, and environmental practices are studied. Students learn to interpret the Ontario Building Code as it applies to renovations and new construction. Focus is on the residential sector. Basics of entrepreneurship are presented.

Program Learning Outcomes

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • identify and use strategies to enhance work performance and continued learning to keep pace with industry changes;
  • identify and adhere to established health and safety practices that apply to specific job sites, in accordance with current legislation and regulations;
  • perform building construction and renovation tasks in compliance with contracts, the Ontario and/or National Building Codes, applicable laws and industry’s ethical practices;
  • work in accordance with established sustainability practices;
  • communicate and collaborate with diverse clients, supervisors and trades persons to complete projects on time and to maintain effective working relationships;
  • assist with maintaining accurate project documents and use computer technologies to support building construction and renovation projects;
  • solve on-site trade-related building and renovation problems by applying principles of basic technical mathematics and building science;
  • select, maintain and safely operate hand tools, and portable and stationary power tools, to efficiently complete building construction and renovation tasks;
  • assist with the completion of building and renovation stages, from site layout and footings to the application of interior and exterior finishes, according to specifications;
  • assist in the preparation of material estimations according to building construction and renovation project documents;
  • apply basic entrepreneurial strategies to identify and respond to new opportunities.

Career opportunities

Our graduates enjoy success as employees in residential, commercial and industrial construction, as well as the renovation field. Potential opportunities may include General Carpenter, Framer, Formwork Carpenter, Renovator, or Trim Carpenter. They may wish to discuss eligibility for apprenticeship credits into the General Carpentry apprenticeship program with the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities. Graduates may choose to develop more specialized skills through additional education in Cabinetmaking, Building Inspection, Interior Design, and Architecture.

De qual departamento farei parte?

Georgian College

Opções de estudo

Período integral (1 ano)

Valores
CAD$16.871,46 (R$ 69.004) por ano
Entire course fee: CAN $16871.46

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Prazo para inscrição

Esperado May 2022

Data de início

7 Setembro 2021

Localização

Georgian College

Barrie Campus,

One Georgian Drive,

BARRIE,

Ontario (ON),

L4M 3X9, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

OSSD or equivalent with Grade 12 English (C or U)

Mature students, non-secondary school applicants (19 years or older), and home school applicants may also be considered for admission. Eligibility may be met by applicants who have taken equivalent courses, upgrading, completed their GED, and equivalency testing.

Applicants must meet ONE of the following criteria to meet Georgian’s language proficiency requirements:

  • TOEFL Internet-based test (IBT): 79
  • TOEFL Paper-based test: 550
  • IELTS Academic only: 6.0
  • YELT: 1-5
  • TOEIC: 800
  • Graduate of Level 8 of Georgian’s GAAS - English for Academic Purposes: 60% in certificate or completion of level 8 with 70% or higher
  • Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL): 60
  • Pearson Test of Academic English (PTE): 58
  • Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): 170

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.

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Sobre Georgian College

A Georgian College atingiu médias consistentemente maiores de empregabilidade entre graduados do que a da província por mais de 20 anos.

  • Faculdade de co-op nº 1 em Ontário com 6.200 parceiros
  • Sete campi modernos e bem-conectados em Ontário
  • Mais de 130 cursos voltados para o mercado
  • Forte cultura de empreendedorismo