FAST Programs

Flexible, Accessible, Short, Training Programs

  • Industry-trained instructors
  • Class schedules that support family and home obligations
  • Practical and in-demand skills that get you to a new career quickly
  • We help you to find a job once you graduate

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Fill out the Request Information form on this page and we will contact you with program-specific information.

Or, contact us at 519-748-5220, ext. 2587, or FAST@conestogac.on.ca, and we will walk you through the steps to get you started.

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FAST programs currently offered

Medical Office Practices (Ontario College Certificate)

This intensified delivery of Medical Office Practices certificate prepares graduates to confidently assume front-line roles within the growing community-based health services field.

This unique program provides coursework in health care terminology, medical, dental, animal clinics and alternative office management, medical billing, insurance and bookkeeping procedures and introductory medical transcription.

This FAST delivery offers a 30-week, 4-day class schedule from Tuesday to Friday with start times at 9:00 or 9:30 a.m. and end times at approximately 4:30 p.m. The program has January, May and October start dates.

Length: 30 weeks
Campus: Guelph
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Process Quality Engineering (Graduate Certificate)

This advanced-level graduate certificate program provides individuals with the knowledge and techniques to improve the delivery and quality of manufactured goods and services. 

The material that is taught in this program can be applied within any area of an organization and the focus is on the achievement of performance excellence in manufacturing and business processes through the use of modern quality improvement methods. 

The program develops the skills required to perform process quality roles in a broad range of organizations and sectors.

Length: 30 weeks
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
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Academic Upgrading

We can help you get into a college program.
It is possible. Academic Upgrading is free, flexible and easy to access.

Academic Upgrading serves Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo, Brantford, Stratford, Guelph and Cambridge.
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