Machinist - Mechanical Technician

Machinist student working on machines

Program at a glance

Program code: 
030625
Accreditation: 
Ontario College Diploma
Length of study: 
42 weeks
Study options: 
Full-time
Campus location: 
Commerce Court

Mechanical Technician - Machinist


Take control of your future by training in this highly in-demand career field. You will be taught by our industry-trained faculty and staff in our 8,000 sq. ft. lab, which features precision equipment to train students for high-volume milling and turning. Students receive extensive training on manual machines as well as automated Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining equipment and gain skills to produce custom parts for virtually any type of vehicle or machinery. Mechanical technicians are sought after in a number of industries including automotive, mining, forestry and aviation, to name a few.


Flexible Exit Option – Receive a Mechanical Techniques Ontario College Certificate after 28 weeks.

Your Future Career

  • Machinist
  • Tool and die maker
  • Mould and die maker
  • CNC machinist
  • CNC programmer
  • Jobber shop machinist

What You Learn

  • CNC machining and programming
  • Operation of precision tools
  • Blueprint reading and interpretation
  • Technical mathematics
  • Workshop technology theory and practice


Admission Requirements: 

Program Prerequisites

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U


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Curriculum: 

Mechanical Technician - Machinist

Semester One - Fall:

MSO 100 Blueprint Reading I - Basic

MSO 160 Workshop Technology Theory I

MSO 165 Workshop Technology Practical I

MST 162 Technical Mathematics

GED 110 Personal Finance - Online

CMM 125 College Communication

 

Semester Two - Winter:

MSO 170 Blueprint Reading II - Intermediate (7 wks)

MSO 175 Workshop Technology Theory II - Intermediate (7 wks)

MSO 180 Workshop Technology Practice II - Intermediate (7 wks)

MSO 220 Blueprint Reading III - Advanced (7 wks)

MSO 225 Workshop Tech III - Intermediate (7 wks)

MSO 230 Workshop Tech III - Practice - Intermediate (7 wks)

MST 113 Physics

GENEDGeneral Education Elective - Online

PSY 123 Applied Psychology

 

Semester Three - Spring:

MSO 370 Workshop Technology IV - Theory - Advanced

MSO 375 Workshop Technology IV - Practice - Advanced

SLD 100

Solidworks I

MSO 360Work Placement (2 weeks)

 


 

Mechanical Techniques - Machinist


Semester One - Fall:

MSO 100 Blueprint Reading I - Basic

MSO 160 Workshop Technology Theory I

MSO 165 Workshop Technology Practical I

MST 162 Technical Mathematics

GED 110 Personal Finance - Online

CMM 125 College Communication

 

Semester Two - Winter:

MSO 170 Blueprint Reading II - Intermediate

MSO 175 Workshop Technology Theory II - Intermediate

MSO 180 Workshop Technology Practice II - Intermediate


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Learning Outcomes: 

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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