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4 Big Landscaping Trends Architectural Technician Students Should Know About

Jun 5, 2017 10:51:37 AM

For homeowners and a growing number of corporate clients, landscapes have become much more than merely decorative accessories to the buildings they accompany.

Facing the Top 2 Cyber Threats:  Protection Tools Network Technician Students Should Know About

May 25, 2017 11:22:57 AM

From recent disruptions of the US election, to high-profile hacks of Fortune 500 companies, and widespread attacks on small to mid-size businesses: cyber crime reached unprecedented levels this year.

5 Examples of Architectural Design Drawings & Documents

May 15, 2017 2:43:20 PM

Architectural drafters play a key role in every stage of the design process. From sketching out preliminary concepts, to preparing finalized construction documents, they help bring building projects to life.

Working under the supervision of an architect or engineer—or in some cases, consulting directly with clients—architectural technicians produce a number of documents, each with a distinct purpose and goal.

5 Keys to Prepping for the CCNA Exam

May 1, 2017 8:12:51 AM

The CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) is one of the most sought-after certifications in the industry—and a resume requirement for all network technicians.

The 5 Phases of Architectural Design & The role of Drafters at Every Stage

Apr 19, 2017 10:05:30 AM

Architectural drafters participate in every stage of the design and construction process. They work closely with architects, engineers and builders to map out schematics and blueprints—and follow projects throughout construction, ensuring they stay true to the original concept.

Job Outlook & Key Skills for Architectural CAD Technicians in Ontario

Mar 27, 2017 9:27:49 AM

Updated January 2021.

If you have an interest in architecture and engineering, and like the idea of being part of the building design and planning process, training as an architectural technician/draftsperson could be your ideal career path.

Your first step is to understand the professional role of architectural designers, get a sense of the most in-demand skills in this field, and of course, whether there is demand for architectural technicians in your area.

Read on to learn which core skills matter most for entry level designers, and to take a look at the latest government research on demand for this profession in Ontario.

Top 2 Entry-level Network Support Certifications for IT Professionals

Mar 5, 2017 6:42:25 PM

If you're considering training for a career in network support, or already have some experience in the field, industry-recognized certifications are an ideal way to upgrade your resume and open up better job opportunities.

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