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 Machinist Technician
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SchoolSAIT
LocationCalgary, AB, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 16,000
DegreeCertificate
Honours
Co-op
Length1 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*50%
Prerequisites
  •   Applied Mathematics  or   Pure Mathematics 
  •  Grade11 English 
Prerequisites NotesAdmission requirements Successful completion of the following courses or equivalents: Math 10C, Math 10-3, Pure Math 10, or Applied Math 10 English Language Arts 10-1 or English Language Arts 10-2 Science 10 All applicants must demonstrate English language proficiency prior to admission, including students educated in Canada. A pass mark in the SAIT Admission Examination (level 4) or equivalent is accepted in lieu of the above requirements.
Cost
National: $5,504
Scholarships
DescriptionStart a career as a machinist in industries like oil and gas manufacturing and medical technology with this program that covers blueprint reading and process planning, machining and metal cutting with mills, drills, lathes and grinders.

This full-time program is a great way to start your career as a machinist — a rewarding and challenging trade with precision and craftsmanship as core attributes. As a Machinist Technician, you'll set up and operate precision equipment for the production of a variety of components and assemblies. Machinists make or modify primarily metal components to very fine tolerances. You will learn skills including, but not limited to: machining, machine set-up, blueprint reading, process planning, design validation, precision measurement and heat treatment.
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