CDI College, Vancouver campus:
Located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, BC, CDI College is a private career training institution offering certificate and diploma programs in the fields of business, health care and technology. Our technology training and certification courses including computer programming, computer business applications and network systems engineering. Our computer training programs are ideal for students who wish to upgrade their existing IT skills or pursue a completely new career path.
Career Training Certificate & Diploma Programs:
At CDI College in Vancouver, we offer our students industry-recognized, focused curriculum that utilizes the latest in software and computer applications. With the skills and knowledge you’ll earn at CDI College, you’ll be well prepared to launch your dream career in a matter of months. our programs will prepare you to use the most current methods, practices and tools utilized by professionals on the job. They are developed based on input from industry specialists to meet the needs of a fast-paced and demanding job market.
Emphasizing hands-on training with practical projects, you’ll learn from savvy instructors with years of field experience. Academic knowledge will also be put to the test during practicum placements, which are part of many of the programs offered at CDI.
CDI College in Vancouver provides IT & computer training programs in the following fields:
- Computer Business Applications Specialist
- Computer Business Applications Specialist with Accounting
- Accounting and Payroll Administrator
- Payroll and Income Tax Practitioner Certificate
- Computer Support Technician
- Network Systems Administrator
- Network and Database Administrator
- Network Systems Engineer
- Network Systems Engineer Diploma (57 weeks):
Whether you’re pursuing a new career or upgrading your skills, CDI College’s Network System Engineer program will equip you with the skills you need to plan, implement, administer and secure computer networks and support the people who use them. In this 57-week program, you’ll learn to perform essential business tasks, use fundamental system commands for operating systems, and apply a structured process to problem solving. You will also study Cisco Networking, Microsoft Network and Network Security.
Graduates can challenge several important certification exams relevant to IT careers, and compete for a range of positions, such as network administrator, network security specialist and technical support specialist
In addition to developing a solid foundation in networking skills, you’ll participate in a practicum placement that will give you the hands-on experience you need for a successful career.
- Computer Business Applications Specialist Diploma (48 weeks):
The Computer Business Applications Specialist program helps develop fundamental computer, office administration and professional business skills. Emphasis is placed on learning operating systems, discovering how to use the Internet to your advantage, and gaining in-depth knowledge of the most popular word processing, spreadsheet, database and presentation software applications in use today. Superior professional skills are developed in this business certificate program, which are always highly sought after by employers.
Upon graduating from the Computer Business Applications Specialist program, you will be able to operate computer application systems that will help to streamline day-to-day business operations. Successful graduates will be ideally suited for positions in small to medium-sized companies where superior software application skills are required.
- Accounting & Payroll Administrator Diploma:
The Accounting and Payroll Administrator program equips you with the tools necessary to meet the demands of the current job market. The objective of this program is to give you hands-on training in the key areas of accounting and payroll for businesses big and small. You will learn how to use computerized accounting programs such as Simply Accounting and ACCPAC, and by the end of your program, you'll have all the necessary skills to keep a set of books, both manually and on a computerized system.
CDI College understands that certifications set you apart from your competition. When you graduate from CDI's Accounting and Payroll Administrator program, you'll meet the requirements to receive the Payroll Compliance Practitioner certification from the Certified Payroll Management Program (CPMP). This certification is nationally recognized as the standard of excellence for payroll training, so you can be confident that your CDI College diploma is recognized and respected in the business world.
Payroll and Income Tax Practitioner Certificate Program:
The CI College training program is ideal for students who already have a working knowledge of computer systems and experience in office environments. Develop your accounting skills, and learn how to use modern accounting software applications, such as Simply Accounting. Learn about the payroll practice, the annual payroll cycle, and income tax return preparation. Graduates are able to apply to a range of positions in a wide variety of areas in the job market.
For further information on our certificate and diploma programs, please email us via our Contact Us page.