Pre-Apprenticeship General Machinist/Tool & Die

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Program description

The Pre-apprenticeship General Machinist/Tool & Die Maker program consists of twenty weeks in school and eight weeks of on-the-job training equipping you with the basic skills required to secure a position as an apprentice. The curriculum provides precision machining common core Level 1 Apprenticeship training to increase your general level of knowledge about the machining industry. It also includes a basic introduction to CNC operation. An eight-week placement, academic upgrading, and employment strategies are also included in the program curriculum. Graduates may choose to pursue an apprenticeship in general machinist, machine tool builder and integrator, mould maker, tool maker or tool and die maker.

Program details

Code: 1538
Delivery: Full-time
Length: 28 weeks
Start: September
Campus: Kitchener - Doon
Credential: Certificate

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Tuition & fees

This program is funded by the Government of Ontario and is free for qualified applicants. All applicants must meet eligibility requirements and attend an information session.