George Brown College

George Brown works closely with industry partners to ensure our programs meet the needs of both students and employers. Technical skills: our modern learning environments, field education opportunities and experienced faculty help you develop and hone the techniques needed to do the job. People skills: teamwork, work ethic, initiative, communication and customer service—they’re attributes employers tell us they value most. We help you strengthen these skills in class and in real-world settings where you can work alongside industry professionals in field education or applied research opportunities. George Brown leads colleges in the Greater Toronto Area in graduate employment rates at 85 per cent.

George Brown College Toronto, ON, Canada
Jul 05, 2019
Career Training
Are you looking to advance your career with PLC Training? The Online PLC Technician Certificate Program from George Brown College is made for self-paced study, a perfect approach that hundreds of other students have graduated from and used to advance their careers. “The programs flexibility was a key advantage. Working at my own pace and taking as long as needed made  it possible to follow through and complete the program.” -Philip Humphrey, PLC Graduate Five questions and answers to help you decide whether George Brown College’s PLC programs are right for you: Q. Do you need academic recognition to enhance your on-the-job experience? A. George Brown College is a fully-accredited college and the third largest provider of distance education courses in North America. Q. Does your shift schedule make it impossible to attend regular full or part-time programs? A. The programs offer continuous enrolment that allows you to start anytime, and study at your own pace, at home or at work. Q. Is cost a factor in selecting a program? A. Start for as little as $440 with flexible payment options. Q. Do you have the skills and study habits required to succeed in a self-paced learning environment? A. Easy-to-use computer-based material, includes PLCLogic simulation software with 100’s of labs and tutorial and technical support by phone, email, or online. Q. Are you too far away from your local college to be able to practically attend training there? A. There’s no need to physically attend the college. You study at work or in the comfort of your home.   PLC Technician Certificate Provides a basic introduction to PLC’s in manufacturing and includes PLCLogix 500 our lab simulator for the Rockwell 500 series PLC control software. PLC Technician II Certificate Covers more advanced PLC programming content and applications using PLCLogix 5000, a simulator that emulates the Rockwell Logix 5000 PLC. PLCLogix includes 10 interactive 3DWorlds.   Call a Program Consultant toll-free at 1-888-553-5333 www.plctechnician.com
George Brown College George Brown College, Adelaide Street East, Toronto, ON, Canada
May 03, 2019
Career Training
• ROBOTICS • ELECTRONICS • ELECTROMECHANICAL • AUTOMATION • PLC • PLC TECHNICIAN II “I was able to work on it while I was on the road. My job in the oil and gas industry requires a lot of travel and I could not attend a regular classroom program.” Study online, at your own pace and earn your technical certificate. Develop your knowledge and technical skills in design, programming, installation operation and troubleshooting of industrial electronics, robots and PLC equipment. Our Programs Feature: • Pay-as-you-go payment options • Hands-on lab experience through simulation software that converts your computer into a virtual PLC or robot • Industry recognition giving you the edge to get your next job • Free and unlimited 1-800 tutorial & technical help • Continuous enrolment so you can start today, next week or any time that is convenient to you These programs are eligible for the Canada Job Grant