Ontario College Certificate

Program Length

28 Weeks (Two Semesters)

Application Deadline

August 23, 2024

Start Date

September 2024

Program Overview

The construction industry is booming, and now is the time to get the skills you need to work in this diverse field. From foundation to framing, each student will develop practical construction skills through hands-on activities while practicing safe working procedures.

Program Outcomes

What you will learn:

  • Carpentry skills
  • Portable and stationary power tools
  • Building materials
  • Site layout
  • Foundation systems
  • Wood framing
  • Ontario Building Code Regulations
  • Introduction to Welding

Program of Study

Semester 1

BTT025 Tools & Equipment
CAR010 Site Layout
CAR022 Foundation Systems
MTH108 Trades Calculations
CMM125 College Communications

Semester 2

CAR032 Wood Framing
CAR095 Finishes 1
HUM100 Interpersonal Relations
WLD008 Welding for Carpenters
Admissions Requirements

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U

Tuition Fees

Semester 1 *$2,010.00
Semester 2 *$2,010.00

(approximate values only – final fees determined by college partner prior to semester start)

Other Fees/Supplies Required

  • Work Boots (CSA Approved, Steel Toed)
  • Worksite Appropriate Clothing

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Every attempt is made to ensure the accuracy of information provided in this fact sheet with our valued post-secondary partners. Kenjgewin Teg and its partners reserve the right to modify any course, program, curriculum, fee, timetable or location at any time. As a community-based delivery program with its partner, this program offering is subject to approved funding and sufficient enrolment.