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Construction Engineering Technician – Building Renovation Diploma - 462

Program overview:
START DATE: September
PROGRAM STATUS: Open for September 2016
SCHOOL: Skilled Trades
PROGRAM NUMBER: 462
PROGRAM LENGTH: 2 academic years (periods of 8 months)
CAMPUS: Fennell Campus - Hamilton, Stoney Creek Campus - Hamilton
CO-OP OPTION: No
ACCREDITATION: Ontario College Diploma
Campus
September 2016
462 - Stoney Creek Campus & Fennell Campus (Hamilton)
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Fulfill your entrepreneurial vision with a career in the residential and light commercial renovation sector

Meet Joal Roshko, a graduate of the
Construction Engineering Technician
- Building Renovation program in 2010.
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This program partners with the Trillium Foundation and a local community group to tackle a renovation project in the winter term.

Mohawk's Construction Engineering Technician – Building Renovation program has the highest overall student satisfaction of any comparable program in Ontario.

Program Highlights

  • Develop skills and training required to join the entrepreneurial trend of home and commercial renovation
  • Explore design and architectural styles, interior and exterior finishes, cabinetry, millwork and lighting systems
  • Acquire specialized training in carpentry hand and power tools, construction materials, wood and wood products, and workplace safety
  • Apply construction and project management principles to renovation projects including project scheduling, materials resourcing, cost estimating, risk analysis, sub-contracting, cost control strategies and project closeout
  • Understand the importance of waste management and incorporate the 3R’s (reduce, reuse, recycle) into renovation projects
  • Experience an intensive hands-on education consisting of various lab and practical projects; participate in a local community renovation project
  • Acquire practical knowledge and skills needed to operate a small business

Community Project

This program partners with the Trillium Foundation and a local community group to tackle a renovation project in the winter term.

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Graduate Opportunities

  • Graduates from this program can complete either the Architectural or Civil Engineering Technician diploma programs with just one more year of study
  • Graduates can pursue professional affiliations, including membership in the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT)

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