Live your dream from 10,000ft
Located in our state-of-the-art Aviation Centre of Excellence (ACE) building at the Thunder Bay International Airport, the School of Aviation offers a variety of advanced, hands-on design and maintenance programs, covering all aspects of the vast and in-demand Aviation and Aerospace industry. Our pilots learn in state-of-the-art simulators and airplanes and you even get to fly in the first semester!
Our Aviation graduates are recognized across Canada and the world as some of the best-trained pilots, manufacturers, and technicians around. If a career in aviation is your dream, start your journey today and watch your future take flight.
Real world skills for a global marketplace
These days, a career in business can take you places you never imagined. Whether your dream is to work for a major corporation or to start your own business, we'll give you the transferable skills, insights and relevant hands-on experience to prepare you to meet the demands of the exciting global business industry head on.
What's more, all of our highly-skilled instructors have extensive industry experience, so you can feel good knowing you're learning from some of the best in the business.
Do you see helping others as your life’s calling?
Whether it’s working with youth, people with disabilities or folks simply in need of a helping hand, the community services sector is all about connecting with people. Yes, it can be intense and challenging but rest assured it’s always rewarding.
If you dream of a worthwhile career helping people of all ages and backgrounds live happy, fulfilling lives, Confederation College is the place to start. Our caring, experienced, knowledgeable faculty and highly specialized programs will give you the valuable, real-world learning you need to make it happen.
Technology that works for a better world
The Canadian industrial sector is booming right now and skilled personnel are in high demand. Whatever the project – from designing, to building, to maintaining – the rapidly expanding engineering industry requires specialists at every level.
Our training facility is the ideal place to learn today’s engineering techniques and develop your essential skills. Plus, all of our instructors are highly experienced industry professionals.
With some of the most up-to-date training equipment available, you’ll soon be living your dream on the leading edge of technology.
A helping hand to those in need
If you dream of a rewarding career helping others achieve good health, Confederation College is the place to bring your dreams to life.
With a wide range of practical healthcare experience, our knowledgeable faculty provides high quality training in nursing, paramedic, dental health and more – so from day one you know you’ll be learning from the best!
Programs include supervised, practical learning opportunities, which means you’ll get the necessary training and confidence you need to be successful in Canada’s high demand health services sector. Because wherever your career in healthcare takes you, there will always be people who need your help.
Share your passion for unforgettable experiences
Got a hankering to see the world? Do you dream of adventure and sharing your love of people, places and food?
At Confederation College, culinary professionals and experienced travel and tourism specialists will prepare you to meet the demands of the rapidly expanding global travel, tourism and hospitality industry head on. Our programs combine traditional classroom instruction with community-based placements, which means you’ll receive valuable on-the-job experience and preparation for an exciting and dynamic career as a chef or cook in the culinary arts or, depending on the program you choose, any number of tourism sector jobs worldwide.
Make the most of your creativity and bring your ideas to life
If you dream of a future behind a camera, staffing a mixing desk, working in an editing suite or writing groundbreaking code, transform your creativity and passions into paycheques with a media arts program at Confederation College.
With the latest industry standard equipment and software in all our studios, Media Arts and the Centre for Applied Media Production (CAMP) will provide you with a solid understanding of all the essential elements of media production. Gain the skills and real-world experience you need for a career in the global media industry and turn your dreams into something real.
Learn in the present, preserve for the future
With nearly 100,000 bodies of water, over 50 million hectares of boreal forest, and countless mineral and precious metal deposits buried deep beneath the rugged Canadian Shield, there’s nowhere better than northwestern Ontario to learn responsible management of our most precious asset – our environment.
Study the basics in both the classroom and in the field from our experienced instructors and then head out into co-op placements, further education or employment. Whatever your interest, we’ll give you the skills and knowledge you need to prepare for a career that could change the world.
Your dream starts here
Want to take your education further but don’t have the minimum course requirements? No worries! We offer outstanding preparatory programs to get you moving onward and upward.
Specifically designed to ensure you have a stress-free transition from academic upgrading to full or part-time college or university courses, our preparatory programs help you to achieve the strong foundation you need for advanced learning.
Discover your strengths, explore your interests and build your communication, learning and study skills – all at a pace that suits you. You can fulfill your dream of academic and career success and we can help you do it.
Answer the call
It takes a special kind of person to defend the welfare of others. If you think you have it in you to excel in the field of protective services, now’s the time to turn your dreams into something real.
If you’re a natural problem solver with the ability to work well under pressure, our comprehensive foundational programs will give you the practical training and essential experience you need to pursue your training as a police officer or firefighter.
For every skill there are boots to fill
Don’t just dream about a job in the skilled trades, do it! With some of the most state-of-the-art equipment and facilities available, Confederation College is the perfect place to learn the latest real-world techniques in preparation for a career in the rapidly expanding skilled trades sector.
Combining classroom learning with hands-on job placements, our highly qualified instructors will help you gain the knowledge, skills and experience to quickly find a job in whatever field interests you most.
Confederation College also offers apprenticeship programs so you can continue your education while you work.