Civil Engineering Technology






Bâtiment et travaux publics

Number of credits

91 1/3

Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1365 Hours


Program approved in 2003

Graduates of this program will be able to work in the structural engineering, geotechnical engineering and environmental sectors. Their employers and clients will include engineering consulting firms, testing laboratories, government departments, municipalities and regional county municipalities, manufacturers of building materials or products and building contractors.

To be admitted to the program, a person must meet the general requirements for admission set out in the College Education Regulations, as well as the following special conditions, where applicable:

Must have passed the following secondary-level course(s):
• Sec. V TS or S – Secondary V Mathematics: Technical and Scientific (564506) or Science (565506) Options
• Sec. IV EST or SE – Secondary IV Environmental Science and Technology (558404) or Science and the Environment (558402)



Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

Job titles

engineering draftsperson
construction estimator
construction field inspector
NDT (non-destructive testing) maintenance technician
construction technician
concrete technician
land survey technician
civil engineering technician

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / Competency
01X1To analyze the occupation of civil engineering technician
01X2To solve mathematical problems related to buildings and public works
01X3To operate a computer environment
01X4To review plans and specifications for buildings and public works
01X5To analyze civil engineering projects
01X6To carry out a topometric survey
01X7To draw a plan
01X8To take responsibility for occupational health and safety
01X9To calculate the forces and loads applied to engineering works
01XATo establish professional relationships
01XBTo implement construction works
01XCTo analyze the structural reactions of engineering works
01XDTo analyze construction materials
01XETo do the technical design of structural elements
01XFTo analyze soils
01XGTo do the technical design of infrastructure projects
01XHTo inspect public works and buildings
01XJTo propose environmental measures
01XKTo supervise site operations
01XLTo estimate construction or repair costs
01XMTo customize methods for producing construction materials
01XNTo participate in preparing bids and organizing site operations
01XPTo participate in preparing construction and repair projects