Our graduates may choose to work in the public or private sectors of industry. They work for a number of different employers including municipalities, engineering consulting firms, general contractors, builder/developers, architects, land or quantity surveyors, and environmental agencies. Career options include working as structural designers, project and/or construction managers, inspectors, contract administrators, computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) operators, land or quantity surveying, environmental protection, and drinking water system operators.
Professional Accreditation, Endorsement and Recognition
Our program has met national technology accreditation requirements as defined by the Can - adian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT) and has received national accreditation status by the Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB).
The Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) recognizes the Civil Engineering Technology program as meeting the academic requirements for certification in the technologist category.
Our Civil Engineering Technology facilities include well-equipped laboratories and cutting-edge computer programs and equipment at Humber’s North Campus in Toronto. A new steel teaching aid, donated by an industry association and steel companies, shows how the wide variety of structural steel shapes come together and are joined to form the frameworks in buildings, towers, bridges and other edifices, which dot the landscape of Canada. Learning is based on lectures, seminars, small groups, team assignments and labs.
Our program features an optional civil field experience for a minimum of 400 hours, between second and third year. If you choose to participate, you must successfully complete a career management workshop to help develop effective job search skills prior to the field placement. We provide a range of services to support you, including working with business, industry and government to identify placement opportunities.
Alternative Course of Study
Humber also offers the following programs: Architectural Technology program 03371 and Design Foundation 09151.
Your Future Study Options
Qualified graduates of this program may be eligible to apply their academic credits toward further study at many postsecondary institutions. Visit humber.ca/transferoptions for detailed information.