Basic Machining Technical Diploma (NEW)


This technical diploma uses hands-on activities, creativity and problem-solving in the machine trades area of manufacturing. Students will learn the basic operations of machine tools found in the industry. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program fully ladders into the Machine Tool Operation and Machine Tool Technics Technical Diplomas.
Graduates will be able to

  • Knowledge of basic math
  • Be mechanically inclined
  • Be able to work independently with precision, accuracy and craftsmanship
  • Perform basic set-up operations on commonly used machine tools
  • Inspect parts to ensure parts meet specifications
  • Machine basic piece parts on manual machine tools
Program Overview (PDF)