Construction Trades Techniques Cert GBC
George Brown College, Canada
About This Program
The construction industry is one of Canada’s largest employers and skilled trades workers are among the highest paid and most in demand in Canada.
This three-term Construction Trades Techniques program offers you choices when considering a career in the construction sector by exposing you to a variety of trades. This program covers popular construction trade areas:
This Construction Trades Techniques certificate program is offered at the Casa Loma Campus of George Brown College.
To gain confidence and experience in the individual trade sections, you will be assigned practical projects interwoven with theoretical learning. All this information will help you make informed career choices as well as a good understanding of the construction process.
You will be bringing a broad range of skills to your future employer. Once you have decided which sector of the industry interests you, you can seek employment in that area.
You may also wish to increase your marketability and knowledge by continuing on to a one-year, two-year or three-year program at George Brown College.
By the time you graduate, you will gain skills and have demonstrated the ability to:
Course Code : T126
College : School of Apprenticeship and Skilled Trades
Duration : one year
Qualifications Level : Ontario College Certificate
All fees listed below are quoted in Canadian Dollar (CAD).
Take note of the following:
Accommodation for International Students at George Brown College
Toronto has a large housing and rental market that offers numerous accommodation options for students. George Brown College however, does not arrange non-homestay accommodation for students. Estimated costs for privately arranged accommodation may range from $500-$1200 per month, depending on individual living situation and location.
George Brown College's free Housing Services offer support in helping students find off-campus housing. This will be an advantage for you as it generally takes about 2-3 weeks to find an apartment in Toronto. Apartment listings usually go up 1-2 months previous to their availability so if you’re looking to move beginning of September it is usually good to start looking in July.
Housing Cost (your choice):
If you would rather live in the residence of the college, you should sign up early. The George, as the building is known, has the flexibility of 8 month- (Fall/Winter) and 4 Month- (Summer) agreements. Units are 2-bedroom suites that include a kitchenette and 3-piece bathroom with Wi-Fi, phone, and cable television.
As costs are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by the administration of George Brown College. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa Counselor or Documentation Officer periodically for any changes.
When estimating your cost of living for an academic year, include rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, and health.
Intake Dates :
There are three intake dates every year:
IVC has a 3-month preparation period that includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may have many applicants. Moreover, beginning an application well in advance of the intake date will allow you a lot of time to prepare for the IELTS and consolidate your academic and professional credentials for your visa application. So make sure you apply early!
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of George Brown College as listed:
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