Instrumentation and Control Technician - 447A
- State-of-the-art facilities
- “Earn while you learn” training model, combining on-the-job and in-school training
- In-school training lead by faculty and staff who are experienced, licensed journeypersons
- You may qualify for income support while in school through Employment Insurance Canada benefits or training allowance
What you'll learn
- Consult manuals, read and interpret circuit diagrams, blueprints and schematics.
- Inspect and test the operation of instruments and systems to diagnose faults using testing devices.
- Write maintenance reports.
- Repair and adjust system components or remove and replace defective parts.
- Calibrate components and instruments.
- Perform scheduled preventative maintenance work.
- Install control and measurement instruments on existing or new plant equipment.
- Observe safety in accordance with government and company standards.
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Offers of classroom training are issued by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (MTCU) to registered apprentices who are members in good standing with the Ontario College of Trades (OCOT).
Program of Studies
Course Overview & Descriptions
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How you’ll gain skills
This apprenticeship program consists of 8,000 hours:
- On-the-Job Training Duration: 7,280 hours with your employer
- In-School Training Duration: 720 hours at Mohawk College
- To view the training standard for this trade, visit Ontario College of Trades.
Program Learning Outcomes for apprenticeship programs, are defined within the Curriculum Training Standard for each trade, and set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.
The Curriculum Standards are developed by the Ontario College of Trades in consultation with representatives from the trade and Training Delivery Agent instructors.
Your future career options:
Machinery and Equipment Wholesaler
Industrial Instrument Technician
Primary Steel Producer
Industrial Chemicals Manufacturer
Where you could work includes:
- Food Processing Plant
Opportunities for grads:
- Certificate of Qualification (C of Q)
Pathways to Mohawk
If you've successfully taken a course at another post-secondary institution, you may be able to earn course exemptions toward your credential here at Mohawk.
Pathways within Mohawk
If you have successfully completed one of the following programs at Mohawk, you may be eligible to receive transfer credit in this program. *
- Electrician (Construction and Maintenance)
- Industrial Electrician
- Mechanical Techniques (Electrical Monitoring and Systems)
- Electrical Engineering Technician - Power
This Pathways map shows how the identified program can lead to future program choices within Mohawk.
Pathways beyond Mohawk
See ontransfer.ca for additional opportunities at other colleges or universities in Ontario.
Search the Mohawk Transfer Database for opportunities outside of Ontario.
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Email: melissa.groves1 [at] mohawkcollege.ca
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