Mechanical Techniques (General Machinist)Niagara College

About this Program

Level: Certificate in Mechanical Techniques (General Machinist)

Discpline: Mechanical Engineering

Length: 2 semesters

Check My Eligibility
Application Fee: $100.00 waived
Tuition Fee: $15,578.55

Welland Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 open
Jan., 2022 Sep. 1, 2021 open
May, 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 open

Program Description

As a General Machinist, you will have the ability to set up and operate a wide variety of precision metal cutting and grinding machines utilized in this growing sector of specialty machining industries.Highlights - Program emphasis on building broad-based knowledge and critical problem-solving skills. Access hands-on experiential learning opportunities in current, large-scale facilities and labs. Strong job prospects due to a shortage of skilled machinists in the Niagara Region and across Ontario. Program is continuously updated to meet current industry standards and enable students to develop highly relevant, market-ready skills.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.