LIST OF COURSES OFFERED AT COLLEGE OF NORTHERN ATLANTIC QATAR

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College of the North Atlantic – Qatar (CNA-Q) was created to meet the ambitious and visionary goals of the Qatar National Vision (QNV) 2030. CNA-Q is a partnership between the State of Qatar and College of the North Atlantic in Canada. 

1.School of Business Management & Information Technology

ACCREDITATION

The Business programs prepare students to enter the world of work, preparing them for employment with any organization, company or government agency. 

Our programs provide students with the knowledge, skills, and experience to compete in today’s workplace, in a variety of business disciplines, including accounting, marketing, and human resources. Our highly qualified faculty has prepared more than 1700 graduates for work.

The Advanced Diploma programs will come into effect in Fall 2021.

COURSES

All Accounting, Marketing, and Human Resources programs at the College have been accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) https://www. acbsp.org. Founded in 1988 in the United States, ACBSP awards accreditation to business schools based on the mission of the institution and of the business program, with an emphasis on quality in teaching and learning outcomes. ACBSP is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). CNA–Q holds this accreditation until 2026. Students in these programs can be assured of the quality of the education they receive. Accreditation means that these programs have been evaluated against an international standard of excellence and that the programs maintain relevant and current program content taught by qualified faculty.

BACCALAUREATE DEGREE OPTIONS

For those wishing to pursue a baccalaureate degree, university transfer agreements are in place that makes it possible for College diploma graduates and advanced diploma graduates to attend universities both in Qatar and in other countries.

A current list of post-secondary institutions offering admission and transfer credit to CNA-Q graduates who meet the entrance requirements is available from the Admissions & Registration Department or the Career Counselling and Resource Centre.

For more information, please refer to the Program.

Articulation and Transfer Credit section in this Academic Calendar.

PROGRAM OPTIONS

  • Two Year Diploma*
  • Applied Business Administration-Accounting
  • Applied Business Administration – Human Resources
  • Applied Business Administration – Marketing
  • One-Year Advanced Diploma* 
  • Applied Business Administration-Accounting
  • Applied Business Administration – Human Resources
  •  Applied Business Administration – Marketing

* Total program length varies depending on language proficiency, academic preparatory courses required for entry, and academic performance throughout the program of study.

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We are excited you are interested in joining CNA-Q’s School of Business Studies! You can request for more information or contact below for general inquires:

School of Business Studies

+974 4495 2624

2.School of Information Technology 

Graduates of the Information Systems diploma programs will play an integral role in the continued growth of the information technology industry in Qatar.

COURSES

Information Technology programs are designed to meet internationally-recognized standards. The courses in these programs have been carefully selected and developed to assure learning outcomes address technical and academic skills, as well as employability and soft skills specific to the information technology industry

ACCREDITATION

The School of Business Management and Information Technology actively seeks international accreditation for its programs. The Information Technology programs were revised in 2018-19 to align with the Canadian Information Processing Society (CIPS) and application has been made to CIPS to have the existing accreditations extended to the revised programs.

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BACCALAUREATE DEGREE OPTIONS

​For those wishing to pursue a baccalaureate degree, CNA-Q has arrangements with many universities world-wide, allowing our students to continue their studies in the Information Technology field. Former students have continued their studies at University of Derby (United Kingdom), University of the Fraser Valley (Canada), and Asia Pacific University of Science and Technology (Malaysia).

PROGRAM OPTIONS

  • Two Year Diploma*
  • Information Technology – Software
  • Information Technology – Hardware

One-Year Advanced Diploma*Information Technology – Application DevelopmentInformation Technology – Network and Systems Administration
* Total program length varies depending on language proficiency, academic preparatory courses required for entry, and academic performance throughout the program of study.
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We are excited you are interested in joining CNA-Q’s School of Information Technology! You can request for more information or contact below for general inquires:

School of Information Technology

4495 2776

3. School of Engineering Technology and Industrial Trades 

College of the North Atlantic – Qatar’s Engineering Technology programs are designed to produce graduates with a diverse technical background, hands-on aptitude and teamwork skills.

The development of practical skills and competencies are enhanced through partnerships with industry and world-class shops and labs equipped with the latest industrial equipment. In addition, technology training promotes independent thinking and problem-solving.

COURSES

Programs offered at the College prepare individuals for maintenance and operator positions at the technician and technologist levels. The program structure allows students to progress from the two-year technician diploma to the threeyear technologist designations in certain disciplines. Disciplines include Chemical Processing, Electrical, Mechanical, Process Automation and Telecommunications. The requirements for operations training are addressed by the Chemical Processing Technician and Technology programs.

ACCREDITATION

The School of Engineering Technology and Industrial Trades actively seeks international accreditation for its programs. The Canadian Technology Accreditation Board (CTAB) www.ctab.ca has accredited the following programs:

  • Chemical Processing Technology 
  • Electrical Engineering Technology 
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology 
  • Process Automation Engineering Technology

BACCALAUREATE DEGREE OPTIONS

For those wishing to pursue a baccalaureate degree, university transfer agreements are in place that makes it possible for college three-year diploma graduates to attend Canadian universities. A variety of options are available. Typically, one additional year of study is required to obtain a Bachelor of Technology degree at Memorial University(www.mi.mun.ca).

Articulation agreements have also been signed with institutions in other countries that also provide avenues for graduates from the three-year Engineering Technology programs to complete a Bachelors and/or Masters degree.

A current list of post-secondary institutions offering admission and transfer credit to CNA-Q graduates who meet the entrance requirements is available from the Admissions and Registration Department or the Career Counseling and Resource Centre. Staff in both these offices will provide support and assistance to CNA-Q graduates seeking to further their post-secondary studies.

For more information, please refer to the Program Articulation and Transfer Credit section in this Academic Calendar.

PROGRAM OPTIONS

  • Two Year Diploma*:
  • Chemical Processing Technician
  • Electrical Power Systems Technician
  • Mechanical Technician (Industrial Maintenance)
  • Process Automation Technician
  • Telecommunications and Network Engineering Technician
  • Three Year Diploma*:
  • Chemical Processing Technology
  • Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology (Industrial Maintenance)
  • Process Automation Engineering Technology
  • Telecommunications and Network Engineering Technology

* Total program length varies depending on language proficiency, academic preparatory courses required for entry, academic performance throughout the program of study and choice of technician or technology exit.Download Academic Calend​ar

REQUEST FOR MORE INFORMATION

We are excited you are interested in joining CNA-Q’s School of Engineering Technology! You can request for more information or contact below for general inquiries:

School of Engineering Technologykhadija.mohammad@cna-qatar.edu.qa
+974 4495 2300

4.School of Health Sciences 

College of the North Atlantic – Qatar’s School of Health Sciences is recognized as the premier institution for the development of world class allied health care professionals in the State of Qatar. Guided by the Qatar National Health Strategy and the National Vision, the School of Health Sciences enhances Qatar’s national health care workforce by delivering current, internationally accredited educational programs. Through leadership and innovation in education, clinical practice, research, community service and engagement, the School of Health Sciences prepares professionals and advances health care for a growing and diverse society.                                              

The School of Health Sciences offers education in a variety of allied health professions designed to align with Canada’s rigorous health standards, while being responsive to Qatar’s growing health care needs and cultural attributes. The programs include comprehensive didactic sessions, hands-on skills training, and clinical and work term rotations. Emphasis is placed on developing effective communication skills, promoting professional and ethical behaviour, and maintaining up-to-date professional knowledge. Graduates will be equipped with the skills and expertise necessary to provide world-class medical care within Qatar and globally.

COURSES

OBJECTIVES

  1. To provide a comprehensive education in the health sciences professions as considered necessary by the State, the College and the community.
  2. To graduate highly competent professionals who can serve their employers and the community with the highest degree of competence.
  3. To develop students’ abilities to effectively function as part of a healthcare team.
  4. To promote and instill a high degree of professionalism and responsibility in students.
  5. To impress on students the vital importance of maintaining a high level of competence, at all times, in the performance of their duties.
  6. To foster in students the importance of lifelong learning and maintaining up-todate professional knowledge.

ACCREDITATION

The School of Health Sciences actively seeks international accreditation for its programs. Currently, the following programs have been accredited:

  • Advanced Care Paramedicine – accredited by EQual Canada Education Accreditation Program.
  • Medical Radiography – accredited by EQual Canada Education Accreditation Program.
  •  Canadian Red Cross (CRC) – accredited training provider 
  • Pharmacy Technician – accredited by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP) http://ccapp-accredit.ca 
  • Qatar Council Healthcare Practitioners – accredited training provider for Continuous Professional Development (CPD) courses 
  • Respiratory Therapy – accredited by the Council on Accreditation for Respiratory Therapy Education (CoARTE)  http://www.csrt.com

BACCALAUREATE DEGREE OPTIONS

For those wishing to pursue a baccalaureate degree, university transfer agreements are in place that makes it possible for College diploma graduates to attend international universities. A variety of options are available. 

A current list of post-secondary institutions offering admission and transfer credit to CNA-Q graduates who meet the entrance requirements is available from the Admissions and Registration Department or the Career Counseling and Resource Centre.”For more information, please refer to the Program. Articulation and Transfer Credit section in this Academic Calendar.

Important Notes

Note: Course Pass Mark – Most program courses offered within the School of Health Sciences require students to achieve minimum course pass marks which are generally higher than most other programs of study. Minimum course pass marks may range from 50% to 80%, depending on the course and program of study. All students in Health Sciences programs must complete a medical assessment and immunization requirements specific to the program of study, as indicated in each course calendar description. Any student not deemed to be medically fit to complete the program will be required to withdraw. All costs associated with completing the medical assessment will be the student’s responsibility. Students sponsored by Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will have the medical completed as part of their contract obligations with HMC. The College will assist other students to complete the process during the first semester. Students must meet individual program requirements, as specified by each program, by attaining a valid Standard First Aid certificate or a valid Basic Life Support- Healthcare Provider certificate, to be eligible for a Diploma from the School of Health Sciences. All students in Health Sciences programs will be required to use a smartphone or tablet (Android or Apple) for competency tracking in labs/clinical courses. Any costs associated with this device are the students’ responsibility. For more information regarding device requirements and costs please visit www.studentlogbook.com or contact the School of Health Sciences at 4495-2600

PROGRAM OPTIONS

  • Two Year Diploma*
  • Occupational Health, Safety and Environment
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Primary Care Paramedicine
  • Three Year Diploma*
  • Advanced Care Paramedicine
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Environmental Health 
  • Medical Radiography
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Advanced Diploma* 
    • Health Education: Diabetes

* Total program length varies depending on language proficiency, academic preparatory courses required for entry, and academic performance throughout the program of study.Download Academic Calend​ar

REQUEST FOR MORE INFORMATION

We are excited you are interested in joining CNA-Q’s School of Health Sciences! You can request for more information or contact below for general inquires:

Rakieh Wahid
Administrative Assistant – Health Sciences
Room 20.1.31

+974 4495 2728

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College of the North Atlantic – Qatar
Al Tarafa, Jelaiah Street
Duhail North
P.O. Box 24449
Doha, Qatar

Tel.: +974 4495 2222

Email: info@cna-qatar.edu.qa

5.Technician Certificate Program

The Technician Certificate Program (TCP) at College of the North Atlantic – Qatar is designed to prepare graduates to work as entry level maintenance and operations personnel within the Energy and Industry (E & I) sector of Qatar. Emphasis is placed on developing practical skills and the ability to work safely, and as part of a team. The College has shops and labs to provide advanced, state-of-the-art education and training. These are equipped with the latest industrial equipment, process simulation labs and pilot plant facilities. TCP students will experience a blended learning environment, which applies advanced industrial and computer technologies, practical skills-based training, traditional learning methods, and e-learning. The Technician Certificate Program options are delivered in an alternating model, consisting of practical college training and on-the-job workplace learning.

COURSES

The Technician Certificate Program options are delivered in an alternating model consisting of two years of study, focusing on technical skills,  English language and workplace training.

To date, our Technician Programs have certified over 1,650 individuates with Industrial Trades qualifications who now work with 20 industry partners.

Important Note

These programs are under review and revised study plans will come into effect in January 2020. Please check the website for updates to this Academic Calendar for 2020

PROGRAM OPTIONS

  • Electrical Technician
  • Instrumentation Technician
  • Mechanical Technician
  • Process Operator Technician

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We are excited you are interested in joining CNA-Q’s Technician Certifiacte Program! You can request for more information or contact below for general inquires:

+974 4495 2311

6. Academic Preparatory Studies 

Academic Preparatory Studies helps students meet the requirements to enter or complete their program of choice by offering foundation English, Mathematics and Science courses.

MISSION

The School is committed to delivering of high-quality, innovative, student-centered English language education. The School enables learners to develop the necessary language competencies, study skills and attitudes to succeed in their technical and academic pursuits.

VISION

The School will be recognized as a leader in English language training in the Gulf region. It will exceed international standards for excellence, while responding to the needs of individual learners. It will reflect quality program development and feature innovative teaching, learning and assessment approaches while contributing to and developing the best practices in the field of language learning. It will ensure that our learners are prepared to succeed in English language environments and to contribute to the growth of business and industry in the State of Qatar.

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INTERNATIONAL ACCREDITATION

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The English Language Programs offered by the School of Language Studies and Academics are accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S.

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CEA Standards: 
http://cea-accredit.org/about-cea/standards​  
Complaints Against an Accredited Program: http://cea-accredit.org/about-cea/complaints

Overview for APP and TCP E​nglish​ Programs
Program Goals, Student Achievement Requirements, Progression and Learning Outcomes

ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS

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All students admitted to CNA-Q must complete an entrance examination to access their proficiency in English and mathematics.

The CNA-Q Testing Centre oversees all academic and placement test in English and math for current and prospective students. The IELTS (International English Language Testing System) Centre is also a part of our campus to offer English proficiency tests that are recognized by over 6,000 universities, employers and immigration authorities.​​​​Download Academic Calend​ar

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College of the North Atlantic - Qatar

College of the North Atlantic – Qatar
Al Tarafa, Jelaiah Street
Duhail North
P.O. Box 24449
Doha, Qatar

Tel.: +974 4495 2222

Email: info@cna-qatar.edu.qa

Technician Certificate 

The Qatari Emiri Naval Forces (QENF) has a need in the above multidisciplinary areas for entry-level technicians with hands-on, practical training to work under Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) as well as technicians that are more senior. Graduates will be equipped with the knowledge and skills to prepare them to work responsibly and safely as team members in their chosen field while holding positions as officers and non-commissioned officers. The College has shops and labs to provide advanced, state-of-the-art education and training. These are equipped with the latest technical equipment, simulation labs and workshop facilities. QENF students will experience a blended learning environment, which applies advanced technical and computer technologies, practical skills-based training, traditional learning methods, and e-learning.

COURSES

Students who successfully complete the program will receive a Technician Certificate. After acquiring the job experience, graduates will be able to continue their studies at CNA–Q, receiving a specified number of transfer credits toward a diploma in Engineering Technology.

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College of the North Atlantic – Qatar
Al Tarafa, Jelaiah Street
Duhail North
P.O. Box 24449
Doha, Qatar

Tel.: +974 4495 2222

Email: info@cna-qatar.edu.qa

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