Practical CNC Machining

Certificate of Achievement | Code: 1304

Please note:

This program credential is suspended, however, courses are available for registration

About the program

The intent of the Practical CNC Machining program is to address the practical machining skills needed by students who are studying CNC programming. This part-time program will be approximately 142 hours in duration and encompass a mixture of theoretical and practical knowledge with a focus on practical applications in the CNC machining environment.

Program information

All courses must be completed within 5 years of acceptance into the program.

Admission requirements

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), or equivalent, OR 19 years of age or older.
  • Students must be able to receive instruction, respond and conduct research in the English language.

Admission procedures

  • Submit a completed Conestoga College Program Application Form
  • Attach proof of Admission Requirements
  • Final selection is made following an assessment of the admission requirements

Graduate opportunities

For more details on related occupations, job market information and career opportunities, see the Government of Canada website: https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/home

Program outcomes

  • Solve routine technical problems relating to CNC setup in the shop environments using a variety of systematic approaches.
  • Interpret basic graphics and other standard technical documents needed to complete CNC setup and operations.
  • Create and edit CNC programs.
  • Perform basic technical measurements using appropriate tools specific to CNC setup and operations.
  • Work safely and effectively within a shop environment in compliance with health and safety legislation and organizational procedures and practices.

Program contact

Continuing Education
Upcoming Registrations

Mark your calendars for our upcoming registration dates so you can plan your future.

Spring Registration: February 4, 2019
Fall Registration: July 8, 2019