Bridging programs can allow newcomers to Canada to get the job that they deserve. After years of working in an industry that you are fully qualified for, a bridging program at Humber College can help you to continue your career in Canada.
IT Infrastructure Bridging Program
Humber’s IT Infrastructure Bridging Program (formerly known as the Mobile Systems Integration program) is a 15-week program for newcomers to Canada with education and experience in information technology, computer science or engineering (computer, electronics or electrical). The program will help you to gain industry-specific skills in computer networking, information security, installation and configuration of servers in a virtualized environment with an emphasis on operating systems.
You will also have access to an Employment Advisor and Job Developer to ensure that you are job-ready upon graduation. Humber graduates have secured jobs as Systems Analysts, IT/Network Administrators, and Network Analysts within six months of graduation.
“This program taught me the skills that I have to use on a day-to-day basis in my current job. It also helped me change my approach towards searching for a job. When I got this job, I received three other job offers within the same week, so the change in the approach did help.”
– Andrew Hewitt (Systems Support Consultant, Genieall)
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.Net Developer Bridging Program
Humber offers a 20-week bridging program for internationally trained IT professionals with education and experience in computer programming. This program is designed to provide participants with the advanced concepts, skills and the knowledge required to work as .NET Solutions Developers.
Humber College graduates have secured jobs as Software Developers, Systems Programmers and Business Analysts within six months of graduation.
The program will provide you with the technical skills, as well as the soft skills, currently being demanded by IT employers in Canada. During the program, you will also have access to both, an Employment Advisor and a Job Developer, to ensure that you make the necessary connections to secure a job in this sector.
The Supply Chain Awareness and Employment Bridging Program
A unique 8-week Supply Chain Bridging Program for internationally trained professionals with education and experience in Supply Chain Management, Logistics or Purchasing.
This program is designed to provide you with the skills and knowledge required to secure commensurate employment in the Ontario Supply Chain sector. Not only will you acquire and develop technical skills, but also the communication and interpersonal skills currently being sought after by employers in this field.
Most importantly, by participating in this program, you will have access to an Employment Advisor as well as a Job Developer to ensure that you build connections with hiring employers and are positioned to secure employment in the Supply Chain sector upon graduation.
Engineering Software Bridging Program
Humber offers a 15-week bridging program for internationally trained civil, mechanical, or electrical engineers and architects. This program is designed to provide participants with training in the latest technical and software skills in demand by Canadian employers. Humber College graduates have secured jobs as Engineers in Training (EIT), Project Managers/Coordinators, Structural Designers, Estimators, Civil Technicians and Site Superintendents within six months of graduating from this program.
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