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O que eu aprenderei?

The Construction Engineering Technician program studies the characteristics of various building types with an appreciation for the latest energy and environmental technologies. The program also focuses on areas that include:

  • Interpretation of construction documents
  • On-site building engineering and safety
  • Quantity surveying (estimating labour, materials and equipment required for a project)
  • Building codes and construction contracts

Laboratory courses provide practical building layout surveys and quality control testing of various building materials. You will also gain extensive computer experience, working with general business and Building Information Modeling (BIM)software and specialized construction management and estimating software.


The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

Develop and use strategies to enhance professional growth and ongoing learning in the construction engineering field.

Comply with workplace health and safety practices and procedures in accordance with current legislation and regulations.

Complete duties in compliance with contractual obligations, applicable laws, standards, bylaws, codes and ethical practices in the construction engineering field.

Carry out sustainability practices in accordance with contract documents, industry standards and environmental legislative requirements.

Collaborate with and facilitate communication among project stakeholders to support construction projects.

Collect, process and interpret technical data to produce written and graphical project-related documents.

Contribute to the collecting, interpreting and applying of survey/geomatics and layout information to implement construction projects.

Identify and use industry-specific electronic and digital technologies to support the design and construction of projects.

Contribute to the resolution of technical problems related to the design and implementation of construction projects by applying engineering concepts, basic technical mathematics and building science.

Assist in the scheduling and monitoring of the progression of construction projects by applying principles of construction project management.

Assist in the preparation of accurate estimates of time, cost, quality and quantity, tenders and bids.

Perform quality control testing and monitoring of equipment, materials and methods involved in the implementation and completion of construction projects.

Apply teamwork, leadership and interpersonal skills when working individually or within multidisciplinary teams to complete work on construction projects.


According to the 2015 Build Force Canada report 420,000 workers in the 34 core construction and trades occupations will be needed to replace existing workers and meet new labour market demand between now and 2024.


Graduates find employment in a variety of jobs leading to supervisory positions in the construction industry. Opportunities may be found with:

  • Home builders
  • General contracting firms
  • Subcontractors
  • Consulting firms
  • Sales roles with manufacturing and supply companies (related to the building industry)
  • Government agencies

De qual departamento farei parte?

Centre for Construction and Engineering Technologies

Opções de estudo

Período integral (4 semestres)

CAD$14.330,00 (R$ 58.951) por ano
CAN $7,165 per semester

*O preço é estimado e tem caráter informativo, por favor, verifique esta informação com a instituição.

Data de início

11 Janeiro 2021


George Brown College

Casa Loma Campus,

175 Kendal Avenue,


Ontario (ON),

M5R 1M3, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent**
  • Grade 12 English (C or U)
  • Grade 11 Math (M or U) or Grade 12 (C or U)

** Mature Student Status (19 Years of Age or Older and No OSSD)

Applicants with transcripts from an institution where the language of instruction is not English may meet English language proficiency requirements with one of the following proofs of language proficiency.

  • George Brown English for Academic (EAP) Program - Level 8
  • IELTS (Academic) - 6.0, minimum 5.5 in each skill band
  • TOEFL - 80 (online) minimum 20 in each skill band
  • MELAB – 80
  • PTE (Academic) - 54, overall minimum; 50 in each skill band
  • CAEL - 60 (overall)
  • Cambridge English Exams (B2 First, C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency) - 169 or more (with no individual skill below 162)

Sobre a universidade

A George Brown College é uma comunidade diversa e acolhedora localizada no coração de Toronto, a maior cidade do Canadá.

  • Mais de 24.000 graduados estão em posições de liderança
  • Mais de 170 cursos acadêmicos diferentes à sua escolha
  • 84% dos graduados empregados em até 6 meses após se formarem
  • 98% dos cursos incluem uma oportunidade de aprendizado prático