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O que eu aprenderei?

The Carpentry and Renovation Technician program is primarily designed to prepare you for a career in the renovation and construction field.

Program Highlights

Gain a solid understanding of the various technical elements of home renovation along with the business skills necessary to succeed in the industry. Topics include:

  • restorative practices, residential carpentry practices
  • plans and specification, project management
  • mechanical trades used for renovations, health and safety
  • estimating and layouts, sustainable building design, drafting
  • entrepreneurial skills for the trades
  • custom millwork, stair construction
  • basic wiring, and plumbing, drywall installation and finishing
  • project management

The aim of the Carpentry Technician program is to prepare entry-level carpenters, including construction labourers who can function in a wide array of construction projects using sustainable practices. The emphasis is on hands-on experience, including a service learning experience in the community assisting a not-for-profit organization.
This program has been designed to include four semesters with progressive opportunities to earn carpentry apprenticeship levels:

  • After successfully completing semester two you will have earned the Carpentry Techniques Ontario College Certificate and have an opportunity to challenge level one for General Carpentry apprenticeship
  • By completing two more semesters, you can earn an Ontario College Diploma in Carpentry Technician, and can challenge level two for General Carpentry apprenticeship

In addition, graduates will have the opportunity to be certified in WHMIS, Working at Heights, Hoisting & Rigging and Confined Spaces Awareness.

Career Opportunities

At the completion of all four semesters, graduates should be well versed in Basic Carpentry, Residential Construction, and understand some basic Industrial, Commercial, Institutional (ICI) construction practices. They will be ready for employment in the construction industry with the added knowledge of sustainable practices, project management, and entrepreneurial skills. Initial employment includes roles such as: General Carpenter Apprentice in residential carpentry, Skilled Labourer with an opportunity for Apprenticeship, or Carpenter's Helper. Additional opportunities may include roles such as Project Coordinator in a construction office, Assistant Site Superintendent, or Clerk of Works in municipal construction departments. After several years’ experience, graduates may be able to start their own business or work in construction management.

You may be able to use credits obtained at Fleming College to continue your postsecondary education in pursuit of a degree. The articulation and credit transfer agreements with our partner institutions.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Trades and Technology

Opções de estudo

Período integral (4 semestres)

CAN $8,510.67 per semester
Data de início

Esperado Setembro 2021


Fleming College

Sutherland Campus,

599 Brealey Drive,


Ontario (ON),

K9J 7B1, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Students applying to Carpentry and Renovation Technician must meet the following requirements:

  • OSSD with majority of credits at the Workplace (E) level including Gr 12 (E)English

Academic requirements:

  • High school diploma

English language proficiency requirements:

  • IELTS : 6.0 (No band less than 5.5. Applicants from India: no band less than 6.0)
  • TOEFL : 79
  • PTE Academic (Pearson Test English): 58+

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