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Electro-Mechanical Engineering Technician - Automation and Robotics

Tuition fee CA$17,263 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$15,900), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$400 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

With a focus on automated systems, which are at the heart of virtually all advanced manufacturing and other industry sectors, this program will help you to launch a career in automation and robotics.

Courses — some of which may be offered in an online/hybrid format — will be comprehensive and emphasize basic technology used in building and operating automated industrial systems, including programmable logic controllers (PLCs), hydraulics, pneumatics, electronics and robotics. The program will include a thorough understanding of theory along with practical, hands-on laboratory experience.

Recognitions

The Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) recognizes this TAC nationally-accredited program as meeting the academic standard for certification in the Certified Technician (C.Tech.) category as well as the OACETT language benchmark requirement.

Accreditation

This program has met the national educational standards of Canada’s engineering technology and applied science profession, as such, has received national program accreditation by Technology Accreditation Canada (TAC).

Note:

You’ll be able to graduate as a technician after two years or continue for additional study and co-op work experience in the three-year Automation and Robotics Technology program. If you wish to transfer to the Technology option and obtain an advanced diploma, you must complete MATH-231 (Differential Calculus with Analytic Geometry) and MATH-232 (Integral Calculus) prior to Semester 5.

Career opportunities

  • Robotics technician
  • PLC technician
  • Electro-mechanical assembler
  • Electro-mechanical maintenance technician
  • Electro-mechanical technician
  • Fluid power technician
  • Inside sales professional
  • Field service technician

Areas of Employment

Knowledge is highly portable and qualifying graduates can work in a variety of industries. Graduates are in high demand throughout the manufacturing sector, including:

  • Automotive
  • Food
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Packaging
  • Aircraft
  • Communications
  • Telecommunications
Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! January 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Jan 9, 2023
Apply Now! September 2023
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 5, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States