Confederation College

Canada ,Thunder Bay | Thunder Bay

Diploma in Civil Engineering Technician

  • Duration: 24
  • $ 16252/year
  • IELTS: 6(6)
  • Diploma

Confederation College is a provincially financed institute of applied arts and technology that is situated in Ontario, Canada. It was formed in 1967, while Ontario's college system was expanding. It is Northwestern Ontario's only public institution and spans a region of around 550,000 square kilometers. As it assists in establishing policies for Indigenous learning in the post-secondary education sector, it has been recognized as an Indigenous Education Leader. It provides its Indigenous students with programs, supports, and services. The college's main campus, Thunder Bay Campus, is situated on 130 acres of park-like land in Thunder Bay, Ontario. There are lovely gardens, a river, and a maze of walking routes there. The College's School of Aviation and the offices of the Student Union are located there. Additionally, there are eight regional campuses of the Confederation College of Canada, which are situated in the cities of Dryden, Marathon, Sioux Lookout, Fort Frances, Kenora, Red Lake, Geraldton, and Wawa. These university campuses provide a variety of programs in the fields of business, engineering, health, and other subjects.


Around 58 full-time programs, part-time credit and non-credit classes, pre-employment and skills training programs, speciality programs for business and industry, apprenticeship programs, and cooperative/workplace training programs are all available through the institution. Over 1,450 international students from more than 25 countries are among the 6,500 full- and part-time students who receive great education and training at the college each year on average. A sizable portion of the university's student body is made up of native and international students. The college also offers financial bursaries, awards, and scholarships to help students with the expense of their study. 


Confederation College has a remarkable alumni network that further adds to its rising popularity. It has proved conducive to launching the dreams of many notable personalities. Some of the well-known names include Glenn Schiller (host of TSN's That's Hockey 2Nite), Trent Opaloch (director of photography, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, District 9) and Georjann Morriseau (former chief, Fort William First Nation).

You will learn about the design, construction, and operation of water, soil, geomatics, roads, trains, bridges, and buildings after completing our two-year curriculum. Because of the small class sizes at Confederation College, you will have plenty of opportunity to practice with cutting-edge technology like Computer-Aided-Drafting (CAD), project scheduling software, and surveying. The Civil Engineering Technician program will equip you with the skills you need to succeed if you have strong arithmetic abilities, a logical mind, and the passion to improve the world.

Program outcomes for learning
The graduate has consistently shown the following abilities:

Create and implement strategies to support continuing professional development and learning in the field of civil engineering.

abide by current laws and regulations regarding occupational health and safety policies and procedures.

accomplish tasks and keep an eye out for compliance with contractual requirements, applicable laws, bylaws, codes of conduct, and ethical standards in the field of civil engineering.

In compliance with contract terms, industry norms, and environmental law requirements, promote and implement sustainable practices.

To support civil engineering projects, encourage collaboration and engagement between the project team and project stakeholders.

To create written and graphical project-related documentation, gather, process, analyze, and organize technical data.

support civil engineering projects with electronic and digital technologies that are industry-specific.

Participate in the design and modeling stage of civil engineering projects by reviewing, producing, and/or modifying project plans using engineering concepts, technical mathematics, and scientific principles.

Using the concepts of construction project management will help with the planning, coordinating, and cost estimating of civil engineering projects as well as monitoring their progress.

Organize and carry out quality control checks, and assess the tools, resources, and techniques utilized in the execution and completion of civil engineering projects.

When working alone or in interdisciplinary teams, use teamwork, leadership, supervision, and interpersonal skills to finish civil engineering tasks.


Tuition: $16252 per year            

Anciliary costs: $1125 per year


Total: $17377 per year


IELTS: 6(6)

Academics: 2.8 GPA

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