Conestoga College

Mechanical Technician - CNC

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Program Information

School:Conestoga College
Faculty:Doon Campus
Field of Study:Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Description:The Mechanical Technician - CNC diploma program comprises 60 weeks, full-time, with a combination of theoretical and practical instruction. Fully mastering the use of a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine tool requires an understanding of distinctly different disciplines. First, the student develops manual machining skills, students then learn about CNCs, which includes developing CNC programs. Next, there is the process of loading programs and setting machine tools with an emphasis on setting up CNC equipment for production. This program also teaches students how to create programs, edit programs, and optimize production.

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URL:Mechanical Technician - CNC at Conestoga College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $21,210
International: $22,820
Enrolment #:25
Careers:Contractors and Supervisors, Machining, Metal Forming, Shaping and Erecting TradesMachinistsTool 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 

Applicants must have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older with mature student status, Grade 12 compulsory English, C or U, or equivalent, OR Conestoga College Preparatory Communications (COMM1270), and Grade 12 Mathematics, C or U, or equivalent, OR Conestoga College Preparatory Mathematics (MATH1420).

* 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 December 29, 2018