Durham College

Mechanical Techniques - Precision Machining

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Program Information

School:Durham College
Faculty:School of Applied Sciences, Apprenticeship, Skilled Trades & Technology
Degree:Certificate; Online
Field of Study:Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Description:This online program is designed for those intending to pursue a career as a machinist, mould maker or tool and die maker. The unique delivery of this curriculum will be of interest to those who are unable to attend college on a full time basis, but wish to prepare for a career change. This online program emphasizes practical, hands-on training delivered on Saturdays, and allows the student to complete the required theoretical training online.

Graduates of the program would be eligible to enter the second year of the Mechanical Technician Tool and Die/CNC program and would also be eligible to challenge a trade exemption examination for the first year of the apprenticeship program. Students graduate with an Ontario College Certificate.

Please note that this program has monthly intakes.
URL:Mechanical Techniques - Precision Machining at Durham College
Length:38 Week(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $2,220
Careers:Machining Tool OperatorsMachinistsTool and Die MakersSee More...

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

In addition to the prerequisite courses, applicants must have an OSSD, GED, ACE (BTSD), or Mature Student Status. Applicants must have an internet capable computer with minimum 56k modem.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 28, 2009