Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Construction Management (Optional Co-op)

Conestoga College

24 months
14500 CAD/year
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Construction Management (Optional Co-op) from Conestoga College is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge to effectively initiate, plan, control and commission construction projects.  


At Construction Management (Optional Co-op) from Conestoga College students will study the investment appraisal of development projects; planning, scheduling, budgeting and control of construction project; and soft skills related to effective leadership, communication and negotiation. Students will learn to integrate construction methods, building code, and lean construction techniques into their projects. Learning will be enhanced through the use of case studies, group work and field trips.  


Graduates are able to lead and function within multidisciplinary teams and will be well-equipped for employment with general contractors, subcontractors, consulting firms, and government agencies involved in capital development and planning.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Construction Planning and Scheduling
  • Construction Materials and Methods
  • Quantity Takeoff and Measurement
  • Construction Job Site Management
  • Construction Economics and Financial Management
  • Construction Risk Management
  • Construction Procurement and Contract Administration
  • Cost Estimating and Bidding Procedures
  • Construction Quality Management
  • Development Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • You can still apply after fall deadline.
  • Please contact the individual colleges for more information about application processing for January and May start.


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A three-year advanced diploma or a degree from an accredited college or university in a construction-related field (e.g., architectural technology, construction engineering technology, civil engineering technology, civil engineering, environmental engineering, architectural studies)
  • An overall average grade of 75% or above (as assessed by country, to Ontario standards) is required in the above mentioned academic programs.OR
  • A three-year advanced diploma or a degree in another discipline with a minimum of two (2) years of experience in construction-related work.
  • An overall average grade of 75% or above (as assessed by country, to Ontario standards) is required in the above mentioned academic programs.
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Waterloo

810 - 1447 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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