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Accounting and Payroll Administration
Well trained payroll administrators are in demand. Get the skills you need to launch your career in this challenging field. The Accounting and Payroll Administration program at CDI College will prepare you for roles like office clerk, payroll administrator, office assistant, and more. You'll learn the fundamental bookkeeping and manual accounting skills you need and will also gain experience on the most frequently used accounting software industry professionals use today. Program graduates will meet requirements for the Canadian Payroll Association's payroll certification programs, which is a recognized certification that represents the highest standard of excellence for payroll training.
Addictions & Community Services Worker
Gain the skills and knowledge to make a difference in a person’s life. Enroll in the Addictions and Community Services Worker program at CDI College. You’ll learn a range of skills to help those living with drug and alcohol issues, mental health problems and more. You’ll gain an understanding of key topics related to the addictions field, including psychology, pharmacology, communications, ethics and case management. In addition, you will develop a fundamental knowledge about addiction, intake procedures, treatment planning, relapse prevention and intervention. You will also learn about working with a range of clients, including families, high risk populations and youth. In order to graduate, you must complete the mandatory community placement.
Students in the Graphic Design program at CDI College learn digital graphic design software ranging from Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign to Flash, Dreamweaver, Motion Graphics and more. The main focus of this program is to help students master the technical skills of digital image manipulation. Graduates can apply for positions such as graphic designer, multimedia specialist, design software specialist, web design specialist and more.
Health Care Aide
The demand for qualified caregivers continues to grow across Canada. If you love to help people, the Health Care Aide program at CDI College can prepare you for a rewarding career as a caregiver. As a graduate, you will be qualified to assist clients who require basic nursing care as well as patients living with mental health issues. In the Health Care Aide program, you will develop the skills and knowledge needed to care for people living at home and in long term care facilities. You will learn to identify and respond to their physical and emotional needs as well as promote physical and mental activity. You’ll explore anatomy, medical terminology, chronic conditions and palliative care as well. You’ll also receive practical, hands-on training on the key features of responsible and accountable care, including wheelchair safety, transfer skills, mechanical lifting and various care techniques. An integral part of the Health Care Aide program is the mandatory clinical placement that will give you valuable hands-on experience on the job. Successful completion of the program qualifies you to work in long term care facilities, home health care agencies, retirement homes, residential care centres, hospices and group homes.
Help Desk Analyst
The IT industry is fast-paced and dynamic. CDI College's Help Desk Analyst program teaches students the valuable computer and software skills they need to launch a career in this growing field. Students learn about computer hardware and software, basic networking, system support and help desk techniques. You'll recieve hands-on training in assisting computer users with hardware configeration, application use, and other issues related to using computers. You'll get a chance to put your new skills into practice as part of a on-the-job practicum placement.
Intra Oral Dental Assistant
Enroll in CDI College’s Intra-Oral Dental Assistant diploma program and discover the many career opportunities that await graduates. This diploma program is a comprehensive and intensive study of dental care, oral pathology, pharmacology, and dental radiography. Students learn how to prepare treatment rooms and patients for treatments, assist dentists during treatment, perform infection control procedures, process radiographs, apply topical fluoride and anaesthetic, and maintain patient records, insurance accounts, and other general administrative duties.
Legal Administrative Assistant
Looking for a career that will give you an insiders perspective on the legal system? Train to become a legal administrative assistant! This fast-paced career will allow you to become a well-respected part of a legal administative team. You'll learn the fundamentals of the Canadian legal system, legal office practices and procedures, and will be come adept at using the latest office software. Once you've honed your skills in the classroom, you'll have a chance to put them to the test in a real legal office, as part of your required practicum placement. You'll graduate this program with the hands-on experience and legal admin knowledge to launch your career in this exciting field.
Medical Office Administrator
The Medical Office Administrator diploma program teaches students to develop the skills they need to work in a modern medical office. The program teaches students to build strong computer skills and use industry-standard software such as the Microsoft Office suite and payroll and accounting software. Graduates of this program are prepared to enter jobs such medical file clerk, ward clerk, medical office receptionist, or medical transcriptionist
Network & Database Administrator
The Network and Database Administrator program will train you to administer and support database users on networked computer systems and prepare you for a career in this growing field. Based on industry certification requirements determined by Microsoft, CompTIA and Cisco, CDI College’s program will develop technical skills in network installation, maintenance and management as well as implementation, and operating computer services. In addition to developing a solid foundation in programming skills, you will participate in a work placement program to gain real-world experience.
Network & Internet Security Specialist
CDI College’s Network and Internet Security Specialist program covers all aspects of implementation, and operating computer services, which are rapidly growing areas in the IT industry. This program will prepare you to plan, implement, administer, support and secure networked computer systems and their users. It will also prepare for certification exams in Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) A+, Network+ and Security+ certifications, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA), and Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA). In addition to developing a solid foundation in programming skills, you will participate in a work placement program.
Network administrators install, maintain, and administor computer networks. If you want to join this growing field, the CDI College Network Administrator program is for you. You'll learn about managing and maintaining PCs, implementing network infrastructure, Linux, Network+, and more. You'll be prepared to write a number of industry certification exams, including A+, CompTIA, Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), and Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA). You'll also put your new skills to the test as part of an intensive practicum placement in a real-world IT setting.
The Office Assistant program helps develop fundamental computer, office administration and professional business skills. Emphasis is placed on learning operating systems, developing strong office support skills, and gaining in-depth knowledge of the most popular word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software applications in use today. Superior professional skills are developed in this business diploma program, which are always highly sought after by employers. Upon graduating from this program, you will be familiar with the procedures required to streamline and ensure the smooth day-to-day operations of a business office. Successful graduates will be ideally suited for administrative positions in small to medium-sized companies where superior interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, as well as a broad knowledge of software applications, are required.
Programmer Analyst & Internet Solutions Developer
The Programmer Analyst/Internet Solutions Developer program is designed for students wishing to pursue a career maintaining and developing software solutions and applications. CDI College’s Programmer Analyst/Internet Solutions Developer program focuses on preparing students to analyze business needs and design solutions; prepare, write, manage and troubleshoot programming code; and maintain and update existing programming code You will be trained to use Microsoft Visual C# .NET, OOD, OOP, Microsoft Project, Microsoft Access, SQL Server, Microsoft Office, Visio, ADO.NET, HTML, XML, Script, ASP.NET, and Web Services. In the last phase of the program, you will focus on developing skills in Object-Oriented Programming using either C++ or Java. In addition to developing a solid foundation in programming skills, you will participate in a work placement program. Graduates may successfully compete for positions such as Computer Programmer, Programmer Analyst and Software Development Programmer.