About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Certificate
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:1 Year

Program Highlights

  • Demand for construction graduates is high in the Niagara Region and throughout Ontario.
  • Program integrates academic instruction and hands-on learning.
  • Graduates may enter the workforce directly or continue their education in Carpentry and Renovation Technician.

Career Opportunities

  • Cabinetmaker
  • Commercial formwork carpenter
  • Drywall installer
  • Exterior siding installer
  • Finish carpenter
  • Insulation installer
  • Lumberyard sales representative
  • Maintenance carpenter
  • Renovation carpenter
  • Residential framing carpenter
  • Roofer
  • Graduates may advance to construction superintendents, foremen, general contractors or trade subcontractors.

I chose Niagara College for a hands-on learning experience so I could enter the construction field well prepared. The teachers always made themselves available and were ready to help when needed. I left the program confident with my skills.

Kevin Niessen, Carpentry and Renovation Techniques graduate

Start Dates

Ontario College Certificate
#0753 - 1 Year Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2017Closed
January 2018Closed
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Waitlisted (What's this?)
January 2019Open
May 2019Not Available
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