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CAD Technician



CAD Technician

CAD Technician course - Winnipeg

The CAD Technician program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to translate ideas, sketches and specifications into accurate working drawings using both manual and computer-assisted drafting techniques.

Canadian Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    10 months full-time
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • work practicum
    No
  • apprenticeship
    No
  • Tuition Fees
    $4,550.00 (2018/19); $4,750.00 (2019/20)
  • books
    $615.00 (2018/19); $1013.00 (2019/20)
  • additional supplies
    $140.00 (2018/19)
  • additional student fees
    $162.00 Infrastructure/technology (2018/19); $174.00 Infrastructure/technology (2019/20); MITT Award Fund $50.00
A supply list will be provided as part of your welcome communication.
*Fees, books and supplies may be subject to change.

Start Dates

Next start dates:

  • Spring 2019 (May start, Evening) - Apply today! This intake is currently waitlisting.
  • Fall 2019 (September start, Day) - Apply today!

Classes held:

  • Days: 8:45 am to 3:15 pm
  • Evenings: 3:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Entrance Requirements

Applicants must have a Manitoba high school diploma (or expected completion 45 days prior to the program start date), or equivalent, including:

  • Grade 12 Math (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent; and
  • Grade 12 English Language Arts (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent.

Applicants must also have:

For further information regarding entrance requirements please refer to the application/admission process.

Supplies

A complete supply list will be provided to students with their welcome communication.

International Student

At A Glance

  • Duration
    1 year full-time (10 months of study)
  • Credential
    Certificate
  • work practicum
    No
  • apprenticeship
    No
  • Tuition Fees
    $14,850.00 (2018/19); $14,850.00 (2019/20)
  • books
    $1013.00 (2019/20)
  • additional supplies
    $140.00 (2018/19)
  • additional student fees
    $162.00 Infrastructure/technology (2018/19); $174.00 Infrastructure/technology (2019/20); MITT Award Fund $50.00
A supply list will be provided as part of your welcome communication.
*Fees, books and supplies may be subject to change.

Start Dates

Next start dates:

  • Spring 2019 (April start, Evening) - This intake is currently closed.
  • Fall 2019 (August start, Day) - This intake is currently closed pending seat availability.

Classes held:

  • Days: 8:45 am to 3:15 pm
  • Evenings: 3:30 pm to 9:30 pm

Entrance Requirements

Applicants must have a Manitoba high school diploma (or expected completion 45 days prior to the program start date), or equivalent, including:

  • Grade 12 Math (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent; and
  • Grade 12 English Language Arts (40S) with a grade of 50% or higher, or equivalent.

Applicants must also have:

For further information regarding entrance requirements please refer to the application/admission process.

Before the start of this program, international students will be required to complete Introduction to College and Work, a four-week preparatory program designed to help transition students successfully to the cultural, technical, and work expectations of Canadian post-secondary and workplace environments. Please see the Introduction to College and Work program page for more information. 

Supplies

A complete supply list will be provided to students with their welcome communication.

Description

If you are interested in manufacturing, building technology and sciences, then our CAD Technician program will give you the required knowledge and skills necessary to translate your ideas, sketches and specifications into accurate working drawings using both manual and computer-assisted drafting techniques through the use of 2D and 3D software. For success in this industry you should possess a strong attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, excellent organization, and strong verbal and written communication skills.

Your course content includes credits in architectural, mechanical and civil drafting. Career opportunities are as drafting technicians, and CAD Operators for engineering firms, major utilities and manufacturing firms.

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