Wireless Networking


Program Information

In a world of wireless communications shared between businesses, clients, and individuals, the Lambton College Wireless Networking two-year, four semester Ontario College Graduate Certificate prepares graduates with the skills needed for configuration and integration of wireless devices. Students can expect to train on and learn from the most advanced technologies in the design, operation, and management of wireless networks.

Curriculum will focus on the collection and transfer of data through wireless related areas such as networks, servers, embedded systems and other wireless technologies. The final semester will enhance all learning outcomes through a support project or co-operative education work term. Working in a variety that support and manage wireless information networks or as wireless server entrepreneurs, graduates will learn the skills needed for many exciting careers.

This Lambton College program is licensed to and delivered by Queen's College (PDF), a licensed private career college in Mississauga, Ontario. Students that are registered at Lambton in Mississauga are students of a public college and as such, will receive full credit from Lambton College for all Lambton College courses completed at the Queen's College campus in Mississauga. Students who meet program graduation requirements will graduate with a credential from Lambton College.

Device Requirements

This program requires a laptop.

Admission Requirements

A university degree in Electronics Science Engineering, Information Science Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Software Science Engineering, Telecommunications Science Engineering or related discipline.


A college diploma or advanced diploma in electronics, electrical or computer technology.

The admissions process is competitive and meeting the minimum academic requirements does not guarantee admission.

English Language Requirements

Applicants must demonstrate language proficiency by submitting one of the following scores:

  • IELTS of 6.5
  • TOEFL iBT 79
  • Passed Lambton Institute of English placement test¬†

Applicants from India, China, Vietnam, Philippines and Pakistan should note that IELTS is the only proficiency score accepted by the Study Direct Stream (SDS) program. Additional country-specific requirements may also be applicable.

Meeting the minimum English requirements does not guarantee admission. Students with higher English proficiency scores will receive priority in the admission assessment process.

Employment Opportunities

Career positions may include, but are not limited to:

  • Cellular Network Technician
  • Wireless LAN Management and Support
  • Network Administrator
  • Wireless LAN Technician
  • Wireless Service Provider
  • Telecommunications Network Specialist

For information about post-graduate work eligibility for international students, please review the Post-Graduate Work Permit Program information.

For more information, please contact the appropriate campus:

905-890-7833 x 222
Sarnia/Main Campus

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