Millwright

Fort Frances

The Millwright program is designed for individuals interested in pursuing a career in mechanical trades. Program curriculum provides students with a solid foundation in mechanical skills and the hands-on aspects of the trade including blueprint reading, operating hoisting and lifting devices, and installing and troubleshooting various systems. Students will also gain practical skills in the use of shop equipment and precision-measuring instruments to support the production and repair of components in a mechanical environment. Millwrights, or industrial mechanics, are often sought-after to work in manufacturing plants, with utilities, and other industrial organizations maintaining, repairing, and installing equipment.

Start Date

September 1, 2020

Program/Course length

Two semesters
Full-time

Credential

Certificate
Sault College

Admission Requirements

  1. Ontario Secondary School Diploma, equivalent, or mature student test
  2. ENG4C/ENG4U
  3. MAP4C (Grade 12 Foundations for College Math)

Courses

  • Semester 1
    • CMM115 – 3 Communications 1
    • DRF105 – 3 Drafting and Blueprint Reading
    • ENV102 – 3 Industrial Health and Safety
    • MCH121 – 3 Machine Shop Theory and Measurement
    • MCH134 – 2 Materials and Fasteners
    • MCH144 – 4 Machine Shop Practical I
    • MTH151 – 3 Mathematics
    • WLD121 – 2 Welding
  • Semester 2
    • ELR111 – 1 Electric and Electric Controls
    • GEN100 – 3 Global Citizenship
    • MCH141 – 3 Power Transmission Systems
    • MCH142 – 3 Pumps, Valves, Piping and Compressors
    • MCH145 – 4 Machine Shop Practical II
    • MCH244 – 4 Manufacturing Process
    • MCH253 – 2 Bearings, Seals and Lubrication
    • RIG101 – 2 Rigging and Hoisting

Fees

  • Tuition: $3,523.50
  • Textbooks and tools: TBD

For more information, contact a program coordinator:

Don Eldridge
(807) 274-2796
donel@7generations.org


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