Nova Scotia Community College

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Architectural Engineering Technician

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Program Information

School:Nova Scotia Community College
Faculty:School of Trades and Technology
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Description:This is a job for a reliable and responsible person with good problem solving skills and a natural curiosity for all aspects of building planning. We’ll train you to succeed in three major areas of the construction industry: building design, construction, and inspection. You’ll be involved in all design aspects of commercial and residential buildings, including architectural, structural, plumbing, and electrical to name just a few. You’ll learn to prepare architectural and engineering designs and drawings plus cost estimates, material specifications, and technical reports. You’ll also acquire important computer skills such as computer-aided drafting (CAD), word-processing, and spreadsheets.

Graduates of this program find employment in a variety of fields: as drafters, estimators, engineering assistants, or technicians with architectural firms, steel fabricators, construction material sales, and manufacturing.
URL:Architectural Engineering Technician at Nova Scotia Community College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,936
Careers:Architectural Technologists and Technicians

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade11 Physics 

High School Graduation Diploma or equivalent, including: Academic Grade 12 English; Academic Grade 12 Math; and Academic Grade 11 Physics.

* 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 August 13, 2018