Best Vocational Training Programs in Canada 2022

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If you live in Canada and haven’t yet decided what you are going to do in 2024, you have come to the right place.

We have just made the process of making a decision easier for you.

We looked through available courses this year and selected 5 of the best we could find.

People selected careers for different reasons.

For some, it is about money.

Others look for something they are passionate about and others look for a course they can afford.

We considered everybody when we selected the best vocational training programs in Canada.

The programs we have selected are the ones that will always be in demand in Canada.

In many developed countries, the problem of technical skills is one that will take a long time to solve.

This is the reason why students graduating with technical qualifications can literally walk into a job.

They also progress faster in their careers.

Computer Programmer

vocational training in canadaSeeing that every process now involves a computer in one way or another especially in developed countries like Canada, this is a course that brings big returns.

Upon graduation, you will be doing different tasks including writing the codes that tell computers what to do.

The job involves other responsibilities such as troubleshooting when there are problems with a particular software program, creating and maintaining programs amongst other such tasks.

Where You Can Study Computer Programming

We looked at some reviews by students and discovered these five good computer programming schools you can send an application to;

CDI College: Find campuses in Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, and Winnipeg.

What makes this one of the best schools where you can study computer programming in Canada is that the school’s curriculum is a reflection of the skills required by Canada’s industry.

Computer Programmer

This ensures that students who graduate from this college can expect to walk straight into jobs and know what they are expected to do.

Courses related to computers offered in this college include the following;

  • Computer Networking Technology
  • Programmer Analyst
  • Computing Support
  • Network Systems Technology

It’s also possible to study online, here’s some information about that: Online Computer Science Programs

Licensed Practical Nurse

A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Canada is someone responsible for caring for people with injuries, who are sick, or disabled.

Licensed Practical Nurse

As an LPN you will be working under a physician or a registered nurse.

Where You Can Study To Be a Licensed Nurse

To find a school near you where you can study and qualify as a licensed nurse, you can visit

You will enter your zip code to find a good school near you.

Remember to check the school out first before you select it. Go to the school’s social networking pages.

See what students currently studying there are saying.

You could also meet someone studying who can give you some details about the school.

Medical Assistant

To work as a Medical Assistant in Canada, you have to complete training that will equip with the skills required to successfully assist dentists, physicians, and nurses.

You will also require skills that will enable you to perform secretarial duties.

Medical Assistant

Some of the subjects you will learn at a vocational college preparing you for this job include general business, communication, medical terms, computers, record keeping, and filing, being a personal assistant, and ethics among other subjects.

When you get to work, you will perform various duties.

These duties will depend on how big the medical facility to you work in is.

In a big facility, you may find yourself specializing.

However, in a smaller facility, you will be required to do multiple duties.

Remember to ask yourself a few questions before you decide that this is the career path you want to follow.

If you are a person who loves working with patients and enjoy doing different things every day, then you can comfortably enroll in a college that offers this program.

Finding A Vocational School To Train As An Assistant Nurse

In order to qualify as an Assistant Nurse, you will first need to find a good school where you can study.

Visit this website to see a list of schools and search for one near you.

Engineering Technology

Engineering technology involves the application of both science and engineering in the workplace.

In Industry and engineering technologist usually works under the guidance of an engineer.

Engineering Technology

They can be employed in manufacturing plants, agencies working on quality, construction, design, and government.

As an engineering technologist, you can also become an entrepreneur.

Engineering Technology Vocational Training Schools in Canada

Before enrolling in a college, you will need to decide which type of engineering technology you want to study.

You can choose to do civil engineering, electronic, mechanical, power, or welding technology.

One of the schools you can apply to study engineering technology is the Durham College’s School Of Engineering Technology.

Information Systems

Another program related to computer programming you can look at is Information Systems.

If you study this subject, you will be dealing with software and hardware systems.

Information Systems

These systems usually support applications that are data intensive.

In business, you can assist in any department where computers are used including in sales and marketing, production, accounting and finance, and also in human resources.

You can also start your own business and work on a consultancy basis.

Finding a Vocational College to Study Information Systems

If you are going to select a college to study Information Systems, you will need to do so with care as the government in Canada does not stringently regulate private schools.

Check the requirements of the provincial government and then use them to see if the school you want to apply to meets those requirements.

You can get more information on private career colleges by visiting the National Association of Career Colleges.

Final Thoughts

The programs we have included in this article are examples of some of the best courses you can do this year.

Remember that selecting the right school is the most important part of getting the right qualification.

Do your research by looking at reviews written by students who have attended the vocational school you want to go to.


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    Dear Sir/Ma.

    My name is AJIBOLA . Y. Famy, from Nigeria. I am interested in vocational education and technical training in Canada. I want to know what it takes to get into vocational institution in Canada.

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    Yours sincerely

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  13. Avatar for Md. Irfan Uddin Md. Irfan Uddin

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  14. Avatar for Nnajiozor chikwelu Nnajiozor chikwelu

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  15. Avatar for Samuel Samuel

    My name is Samuel, I’m into solar inverters installation and am looking forward to study in Canada for more knowledge in my skills. so, I wish to study in one of the vocational school in Canada. thanks.

  16. Avatar for Akinola olayinka Akinola olayinka

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  18. Avatar for Ifeyinwa nobore Ifeyinwa nobore

    I am ifeyinwa nobore, i want to a run vocational cause of fashion design in canada for two years, can i go with my family?

  19. Avatar for Betiku Oluwaseun Betiku Oluwaseun

    I am a Nigerian and am living i n Nigeria, and I which to take part in your vocational training school.
    Pls I need help .

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    I am a HVAC technician in Nigeria. But i want a vocational training institute to upgrade my skill and be officially recognised to work in Canada after my HVAC vocational training.
    Please, i need more details/cost in this regard.

  21. Avatar for Chioma Angela Chioma Angela

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  22. Avatar for Uwaomah Victor Uwaomah Victor

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    I am looking for a vocational training institute. I am a carpenter.

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    i am muskan from India. I am looking for popular medical courses in Canada (without maths). I hope you can help me out for best courses. I shall be really thankful.

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    My name is bosun am a professional fashion designer. How can I benefit from this vocational training

    1. Avatar for Joseph Akighir Joseph Akighir

      I am a Cisco Networking Academy Instructor. I have 12 years teaching experience in Computer Networking. I want to do training in Computer Networking and Administration in a vocational training Institute in Canada. Please how can get a good institution with a scholarship.
      Thank you

  26. Avatar for david rubarira david rubarira

    i am interested in applying for computer technology IT what are the requirement i am from uganda i want to study in canada

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      My name is dikeocha Prince am from Nigeria,am an automobile electrician I want to be a beneficiary in this vocational training


    I study banking and finance as first degree and business administration as master degree but need vocational study as a business analyst in Canada. Please I need to know the process. I am from Nigeria. thanks.

  28. Avatar for Stephen Kyei-Baffour Stephen Kyei-Baffour

    Hello, I’m Stephen from Ghana West Africa and highly interested in the study of practical dominated course in Electrical installations, Please do you have any provision for foreigners on that. Thank you

  29. Avatar for Julius Edet Julius Edet

    Wish to acquire a hands on and latest skill in smartphone repair, which includes training in state of art equipments for easy, professional and world standard handling techniquies. Thanks


    I want to know more about computer programming and cyber security

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  32. Avatar for Riya Riya

    Do we get work permit after vocational course study???
    I want to persue diploma in hair designing in canada . Am I eligible to do so as i am graduate in computer science?

  33. Avatar for Victor Victor

    hi,how much can it cost me get computer training there. say six months?

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    I want to find some vocational training about amputees in Canada. I’m an active amputee and have a computer engineering in bachelor’s degree and industrial management in master’s degree both from Iran . But I worked as an sale manager of one company related to artificial feet made in the USA. I love to have a relationship with amputees. Do you have a recommendation for me?
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    I am Togolese and living in Togo. I wich to take part in your vocational school, how can I do

    1. Avatar for Scott Miller Scott Miller

      Hi broohm,
      The information on the page is directed to Canada and not Togo.
      We don’t have any information regarding on Togo as of now.
      Good luck!

  37. Avatar for Mohammed mutawakil Mohammed mutawakil

    needs the best vocational education in Canada, plumbing school.

    1. Avatar for Imran Imran

      What is your country name?.
      And you get plumber course in your home cointry. Why you need canada plumber schol?

  38. Avatar for Eguzoro Nzenwa Gerald Eguzoro Nzenwa Gerald

    Good day, i am in search for school that offers medical assistant course in Canada. Will also like to know the following please;
    date of commencement
    Required credentials for admission(IELTS which band score in each modules)
    Cost of studies and
    duration of studies.

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