Chemical Production and Power Engineering Technology, Advanced Diploma | Lambton College | Sarnia, Canada
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Chemical Production and Power Engineering Technology

36 months
16942 CAD/year
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Lambton College’s Chemical Production and Power Engineering Technology (CPET) program has gained national recognition for its ability to train advanced level operators for various industrial sectors, most notably in the petrochemical and energy streams.


Students enrolled in this program will train in Lambton College’s newly renovated Centre of Excellence in Energy & Bio-Industrial Technologies which contains complex lab and pilot plant facilities. The Centre duplicates a real-life manufacturing environment and the technologies developed can easily be scaled-up and transferred to an actual operating unit. The Centre offers state-of-practice technology laboratories and infrastructure to support learning and research in next-generation technologies in collaboration with industry.

Experiential learning is emphasized through the program’s unique co-op model, which is designed to support the employment needs of industry year-round. Additionally, students will participate in ongoing projects designed to cultivate teamwork, communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills that can be used in future workplace scenarios when analyzing operating problems in a plant environment.

Employment Opportunities

The majority of our Chemical Production and Power Engineering Technology graduates enter into various industries as Operating Engineers and Process Operators. Industries include refining and chemical process, power generation, steel production, pulp and paper, food processing, and other industrial operating or manufacturing industries. 

Upon completion of the program and necessary work experience, graduates have the opportunity to move into positions including, but not limited to, unit supervision and shutdown planning.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • General Chemistry
  • Critical Thinking and Writing
  • Job Search and Success
  • Mathematics for Technology 
  • Operating Engineering Studies 
  • Operating Engineering Calculations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


190 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent with:

  • Grade 12 English C or U
  • Grade 12 Mathematics C or U
  • Grade 11 or 12 Chemistry C or U
  • Grade 11 or 12 Physics C or U (both recommended, only one is required)

Technology Requirements

  • In order to keep pace with the requirements of each and every course in your program, Lambton College recommends that each student have access to a laptop while studying at our college.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16942 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50828 CAD for the full programme during 36 months.

National per year

  • 1 $6,812.62
  • 2 $6,733.80
  • 3 $6,733.80


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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