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

  • Apply basic safety practices in the machine shop
  • Interpret industrial/engineering drawings
  • Apply precision measuring methods to part inspection
  • Perform basic machine tool equipment set-up and operation