Fanshawe College

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Carpentry and Renovation Technician

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Program Information

School:Fanshawe College
Faculty:Donald J. Smith School of Building Technology
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Carpentry/Carpenter
Building Construction Technology
Description:In your first year of study, you will develop a foundation of knowledge and hands-on skills with respect to tools, blueprint reading, layout, materials, methods and construction practices for residential construction projects. In the second year of our carpentry school, you will take your technical knowledge and skills to the next level with the study of advanced tool use, exterior and interior finishing, as well as an introduction to plumbing, electrical and HVAC. You will also build your leadership and management skills through the study and application of quantity surveying, estimating, small business operation, scheduling, and property development.
This two year program has two co-operative education work terms. Students can choose to participate in a four-month paid co-op term from May to August between years one and two of academic study. The second four-month work term will take place from May to August following the completion of the second year of academic study.
URL:Carpentry and Renovation Technician at Fanshawe College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $4,826
International: $17,785

Admission Requirements


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

  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

OSSD with courses from the College (C), University (U), University/College (M), or Open (O) stream WITH: - Any Grade 12 Mathematics* (C) or (U) OR Academic and Career Entrance Certificate (ACE) OR Pre-Technology Ontario College Certificate OR Ontario High School Equivalency Certificate (GED) AND: - Any Grade 12 Mathematics* (C) or (U) OR Mature Applicant with standing in the required course stated above Note: - *Applicants who lack the required course may be admitted to the program subject to appropriate prior upgrading.

Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 5.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Pearson Test of English (Academic) or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 79]

* 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 July 15, 2021