Civil Engineering Technology

Our nationally-accredited Civil Engineering Technology program is focused on the design, construction, maintenance, and rehabilitation of infrastructure facilities including: roads, bridges, buildings, dams, storm/sanitary/water systems, pipelines, and deep and shallow foundations.

You will build upon your skills gained in the Civil Engineering Technician program to enhance your abilities in design, drafting, supervision of projects, interpretation of data, cost estimating, scheduling, water resources management, feasibility studies, surveying, and technical report writing.

You will gain practical, hands-on experience in design and drafting in the College’s Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) laboratories. In addition, you will receive surveying training with electronic distance and angle measuring equipment that will be interfaced with coordinate geometry and drafting software.

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What's in it for you?

Career outcomes*

  • Consulting engineering firms
  • Municipal engineering firms
  • Construction firms
  • Inspection and testing companies
  • Utilities, government agencies and railways

Average Salaries*

Across these career outcomes, salaries in Canada range from:

$36,000 to $90,000


  • Graduates may seek membership with OACETT (Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists) to become certified as a C.E.T. (Certified Engineering Technologist).

A Civil Engineering Technologist can also pursue a BASc in Civil Engineering at Canadian universities.

Plan your future

Next Session start

September 2019

Available delivery options

  • Full-Time

Graduate in 2022*

*Minimum Full time length is 3 years