Lambton College

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Renovation Construction Technician

Lambton College

Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Building/Construction Site Management/Manager
Construction Trades, General
Construction Trades, Other
Building Construction Technology
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,600

Fees do not include books (unless specifically noted), supplies or living costs.

Careers:Construction ManagersConstruction EstimatorsConstruction Inspectors


In five terms - one of which is a co-op - students will cover advanced interior finishes, decks and porches, cabinets, trim, advanced exterior finishes, plumbing and electrical situations, as well as additional components to renovation construction with an emphasis placed on eco-friendly building practices, and residential and small commercial framing and layout. Through hands-on projects utilizing Lambton College's 6,500 sq. ft. shop and 1,800 sq. ft. teaching house, theory is applied daily. Renovation Technician students will participate in community-based learning projects and/or capstone projects and experiential learning either working with non-profit organizations such as the Seaway Kiwanis Club, Inn of the Good Shepherd, or Habitat for Humanity.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
Applicants are required to have an O.S.S.D. or equivalent with Grade 12 English C or U.

Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes, be out of secondary school for at least one year and usually do not have a high school diploma. Mature applicant assessment for this program is available in the Counselling Department in the subject of English. The assessment(s) will demonstrate proficiency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at ext. 3412. Academic admission requirements can be obtained through Academic Upgrading and Pre-Programs at Lambton College.
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0]
Application Notes : International applicants are required to have IELTS (International English Language Testing Score) of 6.0; or IELTS of 5.5 + Completion of EAP-3106 (English for Academic Purposes) during first semester of study; or passed Lambton Institute of English placement test; or successfully completed two years of secondary and/or post-secondary education in Canada or any English speaking country.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on November 06, 2023