Digital School is Edmonton’s leading post secondary institution, offering a unique education experience in technical design.
Architectural Design Technology Diploma
Create the cities of tomorrow – the houses we live in, the offices we work in, the theaters we attend, and the bridges we cross. Architectural Design Technology graduates work with architects and engineers to design and model the built environment. Combine your creativity with technical accuracy in this expanding field as you work to create functional, safe, economical and environmentally sustainable structures.
Engineering Design Technology Diploma
Design the products, machines, factories, buildings, highways and transit systems that humans rely on. Engineering Design Technology graduates work directly with engineers and technologists to produce and analyze digital designs and to simulate and test machines, structures and systems. Enter a creative career in engineering design and enjoy a future as an innovator, problem solver and visionary.
Engineering Design Technology Diploma with Process Piping Specialty
Engineering Design Technology Diploma students have the option of adding the Process Piping Certificate to their studies to gain specific preparation for careers in the oil and gas industry. Engineering Design Technology graduates work directly with engineers and technologists on process design teams to produce and analyze digital designs and to simulate and test process plant equipment, pressure vessels and pipelines. Combine your creativity with technical accuracy in this in-demand field as you work to support the petrochemical and/or petroleum engineering disciplines.
BIM Technician Certificate
Building information models (BIMs) are digital representations of the buildings, machinery, roads and bridges of tomorrow. BIM Technicians work directly with designers, project managers and engineers to translate a concept into technical drawings and BIMs that construction workers can build into a reality. Your career in design will support the entire building lifecycle including the concept/design, construction and operations/maintenance phases. The BIM Technician certificate program is available as a six-month, full-time program either in-class or online or as a twelve-month, part-time program online.
Get set up for career success with Autodesk & Digital School
Use professional software
Use the same CAD and BIM software that professionals use. Not some watered-down “student” version, but the exact same software used every day on the job.
Learn & connect
Autodesk gives students, free access to design software, creativity apps, and learning resources.
Prepare & excel
Advance your career by mastering the tools and workflows professionals use, and demonstrate your skill with Autodesk certification and expert recognition.