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If you’re looking for a tech sector career that’s in demand, consider technology support, software development, web development, or office administration.

The Technology Professional Programs department (TPP) offers intensive computing programs that combine business, professional, and technical skills in a realistic work environment. You’ll learn from experienced professionals in a team-based cohort model, and will have an opportunity to make valuable IT industry contacts through work terms and sponsored projects in these fast-track programs.

Technology Professional Programs

Front-End Web Developer (FWD)

Learn front end web development in just six months with the Front-End Web Developer program. Through studying best practices in web development, you will create e-commerce web sites, interactive web applications and dynamic informational web sites that are visually appealing, accessible, and standards compliant.

Technology Support Professional (TSP)

The Technology Support Professional (TSP) program is a 10-month blended full-time program designed to get you ready to start a career in information technology. It is ideal if you have no previous background or education in computing, or if you need to retrain or upgrade your present computer skills.

Office Administrator with Technology (OAT)

Office Administrator with Technology is a hands-on program designed to prepare you with the computer and business skills required for administrative positions today. Master the latest technology and efficiency tools to provide you with a solid skill set to apply in the workforce.

Software Systems Developer (SSD)

The Software Systems Developer program features an accelerated, project-based learning environment to prepare you for a career as a full-stack web and/or mobile developer. This 8-month program will provide you with a strong foundation in multiple emerging web and mobile application development tools and technologies.

Network Administration and Security Professional (NASP)

The NASP program is an applied intensive 1-year program that prepares you for a systems security and network administration career within both enterprise and service provider environments. It addresses both conventional infrastructure and cloud based alternatives. Note: NASP is currently under review and not accepting applications.

Offerings such as TPP were designed for this purpose: to equip professionals with the tech skills they need to take their careers to the next level. If you want to make a professional pivot, start with a growth mindset and a willingness to gain new credentials. And then follow this friendly (and practical) advice for honing your new skills and preparing for the modern workplace.

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Information sessions

Information sessions are a great way to get in-depth info on all TPP programs.

Find and register for upcoming TTP info sessions on the BCIT computing and information technology info sessions page.

Can’t wait for the next information session? Not a problem. Email us to book an appointment with a program head or coordinator.

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