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Diplomas

In just two years, a NAIT diploma will provide you with technology skills and practical experience so you can enter the workforce with confidence. 

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Degrees

Take your diploma to the next level and increase your job opportunities with a respected and recognized degree.

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Certificates

Get out into the workforce in one year or less with a variety of certificate options.

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Apprenticeship Training

Get hands-on, expert-led apprenticeship and industry training from skilled trades and technology professionals.

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Program delivery options

Flexible options help you build a class schedule that fits your student lifestyle.

Full-time

Minimum of 3 courses or 9 credits.

Part-time

Maximum of 2 courses per semester, or less than 9 credits a semester.

Scheduled Part-time Pathways

Part-time study that is specially designed to accommodate busy daytime schedules.

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Online or Distance

Many courses are offered online or distance, check program availability to confirm.

Sciences & Technology

School of Applied Sciences and Technology

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Csilla's passion for sustainability is helping to shape the future. Csilla, a graduate from the Alternative Energy Technology Program, has helped develop a portable solar system or 'solar to go' for remote work sites. She's doing her part to overcome skepticism about green energy - wind power, geothermal, biofuels and solar energy.

Csilla Harsasi
Alternative Energy Technology '18

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Featured programs & delivery options

Wireless Systems Engineering Technology

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Wireless communications is a fast-paced field with enormous growth potential as the communication of voice, video and data continues to converge worldwide.

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Construction Engineering Technology

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Gain practical knowledge and industry-relevant skills that can help you advance your career in construction.

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Instrumentation Engineering Technology

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Through a series of practical and theoretical experiences, learn how to measure and control industrial processes safely.

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Petroleum Engineering Technology

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Our state of the art facilities and experienced instructors will prepare you for employment in the upstream (drilling and production) and midstream (pipeline) energy sectors.

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Digital Media and IT - Web Design and Development Concentration

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day, Evenings/Weekends Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

This area of emphasis will arm you with the design, business and technical skills you'll need to build customized web solutions for organizations and individuals.

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Alternative Energy Technology

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Explore new and non-traditional energy sources in preparation for a career in the growing alternative energies sector.

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Business

JR Shaw School of Business

Hear from our students

Ken Jurina graduated from JR Shaw School of Business and is now President and CEO of Top Draw, a digital marketing agency that he founded in 1993. Jurina is a pioneer of digital marketing and is helping to build the industry. 

Ken Jurina
Marketing '95

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Featured programs & delivery options

Bachelor of Business Administration - General

 
Credential: Degree Delivery Options: Day, Evenings/Weekends, Online Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Get more out of your business education with a baccalaureate degree from the JR Shaw School of Business.

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Business Administration - Management

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day, Evenings/Weekends, Online Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Accept the challenge and take control of key business decisions by pursuing your management career.

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Bachelor of Technology - General

 
Credential: Degree Delivery Options: Blended, Day, Evenings/Weekends, Online Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Build on your technology diploma by earning a recognized baccalaureate degree with two additional years of study.

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Health

School of Health and Life Sciences

Hear from our students

After earning a university degree in history, Justin Cross returned to school in NAIT’s Personal Fitness Trainer program. Cross founded his training company, Cross Conditioning, while attending NAIT and continues to set itself apart through innovative, tailor-made training programs, including one for high school athletes.

Justin Cross
Personal Fitness Trainer

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Featured programs & delivery options

Medical Laboratory Assisting

 
Credential: Certificate Delivery Options: Day, Evenings/Weekends Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2020

Learn what it takes to collect, process and analyze specimens in the lab in this fast-track 22-week program

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Dental Technology

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: May 01, 2020

The Dental Technology diploma prepares students to fabricate complete and partial dentures, crowns, bridges and orthodontic appliances.

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Animal Health Technology

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Blended, Day Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2020

Provides nursing care, diagnostic procedures and client interactions to assist veterinarians in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease in animals.

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Laboratory and X-Ray Technology Combined

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Feb 15, 2020

Students are trained in both medical laboratory and X-ray disciplines, so that they are able to serve in rural community hospitals or health care centres

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Veterinary Medical Assistant

 
Credential: Certificate Delivery Options: Blended, Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

The Veterinary Medical Assistant program gives you the skills required to provide support in both the reception area and the treatment room of a veterinary facility.

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Personal Fitness Trainer

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day, Online Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

Teaching the principles physical training and safe exercise combined with nutrition, health promotion and lifestyle counseling.

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Trades

School of Skilled Trades

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Muhammad Afzal, a fourth-year Auto Body Technician apprentice represented Team Canada in Russia this summer at WorldSkills, an international competition for young tradespeople.

Muhammad Afzal
Auto Body Technician

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Featured programs & delivery options

Culinary Arts

 
Credential: Diploma Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Jul 08, 2020

Students in NAIT's renowned Culinary Arts program are introduced to the fundamental skills of cooking, including contemporary hot and cold presentation, pastry art and international cuisine

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Millwork and Carpentry

 
Credential: Certificate Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

In the Millwork and Carpentry program, you will gain hands-on skills in the design and construction of wood structures, cabinets, shelving units and furniture.

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Auto Body Technician

 
Credential: Journeyman Certificate Delivery Options: Day Periods: 4

The Auto Body Technician program will train you to repair and replace damaged motor vehicle structures and body components, prepare for refinishing, and apply interior and exterior finishes.

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Heavy Equipment Technician

 
Credential: Journeyman Certificate Delivery Options: Day Periods: 4

The Heavy Equipment Technician program will train you to maintain, repair and overhaul heavy vehicles and industrial equipment, both towed and self-propelled.

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Powerline Technician

 
Credential: Journeyman Certificate Periods: 4

The Powerline Technician program will train you to construct, maintain and repair overhead and underground electrical power transmission and distribution lines.

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Professional Meat Cutting & Merchandising

 
Credential: Certificate Delivery Options: Day Application Deadline: Sep 08, 2020

The Meat Cutting and Merchandising is an intensive 15 week program followed by 90 hours of practicum that will give you the skills to prepare and market a wide variety of meat, poultry and fish

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