The NAIT Roadbuilders Certificate is recognized by the Alberta Roadbuilders & Heavy Construction Association (ARHCA) as the go-to credential for individuals working in the road construction industry.
Students who successfully complete all nine courses within the Roadbuilders Certificate program are eligible to receive a Certificate of Achievement from NAIT. Students must apply for certification by completing a Request for Certification and returning the form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students may receive a Letter of Completion for successful completion of individual courses if they are not pursuing the entire program certificate. Letters of Completion are available upon request by emailing email@example.com.
The Roadbuilders Certificate courses are offered in class during evenings and weekends at NAIT main campus.
Roadbuilders are typically employed by companies providing construction, inspection, and related services in office and field environments within the road construction industry. With over 750 companies either working in or servicing the roadbuilding industry in Alberta alone, the job opportunities and room for advancement are significant. Specific career areas may include:
- Equipment Operator
- Road Construction Foreman
- Concrete/Asphalt Finisher
- Earthworks Foreman
- Road Construction Labour
- Quality Control Coordinator
- Asphalt/Concrete Plant Operator