Mechanical Techniques - Precision Metal Cutting
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  • Program Length:
  • One Year - Ontario College Certificate
  • Starts:
  • September

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College(C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level plus:
  • Grade 11 English (C ) or (U)
  • Grade 11 Math (C ) or (U)
Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
This one year certificate program will prepare students to work in the precision machining and tooling industries. Successful graduates of the certificate program will receive their 429A General Machinist Level 1 apprenticeship equivalency and those in good standing wishing to further pursue their studies are eligible to automatically enter into the second year of Mechanical Engineering Technician- Industrial two year diploma program (T855) or the second semester of the Mechanical Technician- CAD/ CAM FastTrack program (T867).

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • 429A General Machinist Level 1 apprenticeship equivalency.
  • Ability to continue your studies in two in-demand programs, CAD/CAM or Industrial Mechanic.
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates of the Mechanical Technician- Precision Metal Cutting may find positions in industries within the metal cutting trades (Machining, Tool & Die, Mould Making) as a general machinist, mould maker or tool and die maker, with the potential to enter an apprenticeship within one or more of these trades. The precision machining/ tooling industries support a variety of sectors, including aerospace, automotive, consumer products, construction, forestry, kitchen counter tops and cabinets, oil and gas, and pharmaceuticals, etc. Employment can be found within Windsor- Essex, Chatham- Kent or many major centres in Southwestern Ontario.

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2018-2019 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

CERTIFICATE REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
MTCT109
4
Applied Technical Math
MET139
3
PC CAD
CAM103
3

Blueprint and Geometric Dimension & Tolerancing
TML122
3
Shop Theory I
TML118
8
Shop Practice I
Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 2
CAM307
6
CAD Modelling I
MET406
4
Process Engineering 1 (CNC)
MTCT224
4
Millwright Mechanics & Rigging
MTCT225
2
Machine Mechanics
MTCT226
3
Industrial Fluid Mechanics I