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A growing collection of resources for students and interns

 
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A short listing of resources for anyone learning about architecture whether they be prospective students wanting to learn more about the profession or Intern Architects studying to pass their exams. 

 

EXAMINATION PREPARATION

 

The Examination for Architects in Canada (ExAC)

 

The Examination for Architects in Canada (ExAC) tests the minimum standards of competency acquired by an Intern Architect during the internship period. For comprehensive information on the ExAC, visit the... 

ExAC Website

 
 

CANADIAN HANDBOOK OF PRACTICE

ESSENTIAL READINg

This publication is available free of charge to OAA Members. Members must be logged in to access the PDF.

Online version

 
 
 

Building Construction Illustrated

Francis DK Ching

Detailed information about building construction by the master. Currently available free of charge on Google Books.

Online version

 
 
 

ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS

The Ontario Association Of Architects has put together Tips and best practices to help recently graduated and new architects to identify employment opportunities and land jobs. Please see downloads below

 

JOB SEARCH GUIDELINES 1

Resume Guidelines

Individuals seeking employment in the architectural profession and related fields in Ontario need to develop job application

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JOB SEARCH GUIDELINES 2

Identifying Employment Opportunities

Individuals seeking employment in the architectural profession and related fields in Ontario, should understand that not all

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RESOURCES & ORGANIZATIONS

Immigrant Programs and Service Organizations 

Province of Ontario: Gateway to Diversity: http://www.equalopportunity.on.ca/eng_g/apt/reguont.html

The Maytree Foundation: http://ftpd.maytree.com/

The Ontario Network for International Professionals Online: www.onip.ca

Centre for Foreign Trained Professionals and Tradespeople: www.cftpt.org

Skills for Change: www.skillsforchange.org

COSTI Immigrant Services: www.costi.org

PROMPT www.promptinfo.ca

 
 

JOB SEARCH GUIDELINES

FOR Internationally-trained Professionals

Internationally-trained professionals, as any individual seeking employment in the architectural profession in Ontario, need to develop job search strategies.

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