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What is AutoCAD?
While many people in the industry know how essential knowledge of AutoCAD is, the rest of us have no idea what training in AutoCAD leads to, what AutoCAD employment entails or even, what AutoCAD is. AutoCAD is a software application for Computer Aided Design. Designers and Drafters use it to make the intangible tangible. With this software, 2D and 3D images are conjured up with careful precision. …Continue Reading
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Interested in the fields of sustainable architecture and green design? Find out what changes the city of Vancouver will be making in becoming the World’s Greenest City, 2020.
Date: June 8th, 2012
Time: 3:00 – 4:00pm
Location: Brighton College Vancouver Campus
200-688 West Hastings, Vancouver
In today’s competitive job market, it is very important to stand out and have unique skills. One of the top on demand careers in British Columbia is certified Civil Technician. Brighton College is the only school being accredited by Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB) for Civil Technician. We have invited Mr. Charles Joyner and Mr. Geoff Sale from ASTTBC (Applied Science Technologists & Technicians of British Columbia) to join us in this presentation to discuss the career opportunities in the Civil industry.
This presentation will cover:
- The career opportunities as a certified Civil Technician.
- The education and licensing requirements for the certification
We have limited seats so please register in advance (RSVP is required).
Please contact Jessica at firstname.lastname@example.org or 604-227-3883 for more information.
CTAB Accreditation Date: June 8th, 2012 Time: 3:00 – 4:00pm [...]