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
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).
- 429A General Machinist Level 1 apprenticeship equivalency.
- Ability to continue your studies in two in-demand programs, CAD/CAM or Industrial Mechanic.
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.
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:
2019-2020 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.
CAD Modelling I
Process Engineering 1 (CNC)
Millwright Mechanics & Rigging
Industrial Fluid Mechanics I