The Gateway to

Technical Design

Train for a creative career in architecture, engineering, and building information modeling (BIM).

Tomorrow’s challenges

will be solved by

today’s students.

Digital School Technical Design College is committed to empowering and inspiring creative exploration and learning inside and outside of the classroom through fun and challenging programs. Students will learn critical skills, earning industry-recognized credentials. Our diploma and certificate programs uses the latest technology, to create a rich learning environment that help students develop  industry-specific skills.

Digital School has established itself as a leader in computer-aided design (CAD), Building Information Modeling (BIM) and drafting education. Our instructors share theoretical concepts and help students develop technical skills through interactive and experiential learning methodology.

Whatever program you choose, Digital School gives you the skills you need for the real world. Financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.

Diploma Program

Architectural Design Technology

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.

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Diploma Program

Engineering Design Technology

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.

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Diploma Program

Engineering Design Technology 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.

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Certificate Program

BIM Technician

Digital School is leading the way in ensuring our graduates are well versed in Building Information Modeling (BIM), which brings disciplines together to communicate needs and changes to each other as seamlessly as possible, making every project run more efficiently and cost-effective. The BIM Technician program is available as a six-month, full-time program either in-class or online or as a twelve-month, part-time program online.

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Coming from the Philippines and newly settled in Edmonton, Digital School became one of the institutions that I have become to be fond of. All of the instructors and staff and even the students are very accommodating, friendly and approachable

Denise G.

I had a great time at Digital School. The staff and students where very helpful and supportive throughout the program. It was scary before I started the program, being out of school for 16 years, but the staff was wonderful and helpful to me.

Darron P.

I am a graduate student in the Architectural CAD Technician Program, and I am glad that I went to this school by choice. The teachers are phenomenal for all they want for you is to see you succeed and do their best.

Porscha D.

My time at Digital School is well worth the money. I am learning a lot. The courses are designed in a practical way. The instructors are very knowledgeable. The atmosphere is great and the view is pretty good too!!

Todd H.

You want to secure your relevance in this new and ever changing world of technology? Digital school is the right place to be.

Ojo G.

Why Choose Us?

Flexible Start Dates

it’s never too late to enroll at Digital School, which means you can start your journey to a brighter future, right away

Comprehensive Diploma Programs

As you saw, all of our programs can be completed in one year, which means that you can begin building your career faster

Expert Student Support

You’re not left to learn on your own. As already mentioned, you have access to industry experts who will coach and support you through your journey at Digital School.

Job Placement Assistance

This also has already been mentioned, and it deserves repeating. Unlike other institutions, Digital School’s success is measured by the success of our graduates to find employment in their field of study. Your success is our success, so we have built networks with reputable employers in the AEC and manufacturing industries to help you find a job when you graduate.

Industry Certification

Digital School is an Autodesk Training and Certification Centre, which means that by studying with Digital School, you’ll be eligible for Autodesk Certification as you complete your coursework. Additionally, all graduates of Digital School are eligible for Level 1 Certification with the Canadian BIM Council (CanBIM). These industry recognized certifications arm you with the qualifications employers are looking for within the BIM Community

Free Autodesk Software

As a Digital School student, you can get free Autodesk software that professionals use for your personal devices. It's not some watered-down version, but the exact same software that professional designers, engineers, machinists, architects, builders, and construction managers use every day.

Microsoft Office 365

In addition to free Autodesk Software, you are also eligible to get Office 365 Education for free, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and now Microsoft Teams. It’s not a trial – but the full version for your personal devices.

Autodesk Certified Instructors

You can learn with confidence, knowing that all Digital School instructors are certified and recognized professionals by Autodesk, the developer of the core software they teach.

Global eTraining Subscription

Also mentioned earlier, as a Digital School student, you get a free subscription to Global eTraining’s entire course library. This means that in addition to the required courses as part of your program, you can access training for any other Autodesk or AEC software you like. The Global eTraining ‘GeT Everything’ library also includes courses for leadership development, MS Office 365, Adobe products, and more!

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