Computer Systems Technician - Software Support Co-op Overview

Co-op Format (Fall Intake)

September to December January to April May to August
Semester 1 Semester 2 Vacation
Semester 3 Work Term 1 (Co-op) Work Term 2 (Co-op)
Semester 4    

Co-op Format (Winter Intake)

January to April May to August September to December
Semester 1 Semester 2 Semester 3
Work Term 1 (Co-op) Work Term 2 (Co-op) Semester 4

Learn more about Computer Systems Technician - Software Support 

Work Term Capabilities (which do not reflect individual experiences and exposures)

  • Web technologies - HTML, JavaScript, Photoshop
  • Software Development/Programming - Java, C#, PHP
  • Database - SQL
  • Testing and Quality Assurance
  • Technical Writing - user manuals, user "how to" videos
  • Help Desk Support

Program Highlights

  • Gain experience and foundational knowledge of software development including a variety of programming languages and database design
  • Explore project planning, technical writing, and system analysis, in addition to programming languages

Career Opportunities

  • Software Quality Assurance Tester
  • Junior Software Application Developer
  • Business Systems Support
  • Database Support
  • Technical Writer
  • Help Desk Support
Co-op Rate  
Range: $14.00 - $23.00 Average: $17.50


For further information, please contact:

Amy Cloutier
Phone: 905-575-2241
Email: amy.cloutier [at] (Amy Cloutier)