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Mechanical Techniques - Tool & Die/Mould Making

Tuition fee CA$16,011 per year

The fees are for the 2022–2023 academic year and include tuition (CA$14,486), health insurance and ancillary charges.

The fees displayed are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change.

Registration fee CA$390 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$90) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Accommodation fee CA$1,800 per month

The above fee is an estimated amount for living expenses for one month.

  • Including the cost of food, rent, transportation and other living expenses (varies depending on your living preferences).
  • Estimated living expenses are to be used as a guide only and are subject to change.

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This eight-month certificate program will introduce you to modern manufacturing techniques including programming and Computer Assisted Manufacturing (CAM). You will study both theory and practical aspects of modern metal machining and cutting while focusing on programming, advanced manufacturing techniques and interpreting engineering drawings.


Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Use current and emerging technologies to support the implementation of mechanical and manufacturing projects
  • Test and solve standard mechanical problems
  • Perform technical measurements using equipment
  • Assist in manufacturing, assembling, maintaining mechanical components
  • Apply quality control procedures to meet industry standards
  • Use current technologies to support the creation of mechanical and manufacturing projects

Professional Certification

Graduates are eligible to write the exemption test for two of the common curriculum trades: tool and die maker, mould maker and general machinist, as specified by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.


Once you complete this program, you may begin an apprenticeship with an employer as a tool and die maker, mould maker and general machinist.

Career opportunities

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of career options that you can explore:

  • Mechanical engineering technologist or technician
  • Machine maintenance specialist
  • Tool and die maker
  • Mould maker
  • General machinist
  • Industrial maintenance technician
  • Tool designer
  • Technical sales
  • CNC programmer
  • CNC setup operator
Apply Now! September 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2024
Apply Now! September 2024
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 3, 2024