GEOTF-DP Geomatics Technology

Overview

  • 32-month diploma 
    • Year 1 - general first year in Civil Engineering Technology
    • Year 2 & 3 - Geomatics Technology Option
  • Late October entry date
  • Notre Dame Campus, Winnipeg
  • Co-op work experience

Year 1 - mandatory six-month work term after the general Civil Engineering Technology academic year

Year 2 - second mandatory six-month work term 

  • Laptop delivery
  • Accreditation: Certified Technicians and Technologists Association of Manitoba (CTTAM) & Canadian Council of Technicians and Technologists (CCTT)
After successfully completing the first year of Civil Engineering Technology, you can choose the Geomatics Technology option to study the principles and applications of surveying, for a career in:
  • Construction layout of civil works
  • Computer Assisted Drafting (CAD) surveying applications
  • Mapping and Digital Photogrammetry
  • Engineering and Land surveys with measurement applications in Global Positioning Systems (GPS) and Total Station technologies
  • Engineering and Land survey field crew and site supervision
  • Technical sales and support
In the Geomatics Technology Competencies program you take more advanced courses and build on the competencies you gained in first year. The focus is on application and design. Subjects include:
  • Roadway Design
  • Geomatics Computer Applications
  • Digital Photogrammetry
  • Remote Sensing
  • Geographical Information Systems
  • Theory and Use of Survey Instruments
  • Advanced Survey Computations
  • Astronomy
  • Control Surveys
  • Legal Surveys
An applied technical project is incorporated into final term courses.

 

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