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Machine Shop 1 Year (full-time|part-time)
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Machine Shop Craftsman

1 Year (full-time|part-time)

Available at: Point Lisas

Course Code MCH

The Machine Shop course impacts the skills and knowledge necessary to function as a machinist in the automotive and industrial machine shop environments. The skills acquired enable students to work on a variety of machines including lathes, milling and precision grinding machines.

Entry Requirements

Students are required to complete two 3-hour sessions per day, amounting to 30 hours per week a trimester

  • Evidence of completion of secondary school or
  • Level 1 Certificate in related skill area or
  • Relevant work experience

All programmes include both theory and practicals.

Graduates will receive an NESC Certificate which allows direct entry into NESC's 2-year Level III Diploma programmes.

Tuition Fee: $8000

(payment plan available)

Registration Fee: $300

(non refundable)

Other fees may be applicable dependent on the programme.

Applicants must also:

  • be sixteen (16) years or older.
  • pass an interview.
  • pass a Drug Test at their cost.


Theory Modules:
  1. Math/Science
  2. Technical English
  3. Technical Drawing
  4. Electives/Theory
  5. Safety and Measurements
Work-shop Practicals:
  • Safety practices
  • Measurement – Precision & Non Precision
  • Bench Work
  • Lubrication and cutting fluid techniques and application
  • Drilling and Grinding operations
  • Machining Operations
  • Milling operations
  • Shaping and Slotting and Power Saws and Cut-off Machine operations
  • Metallurgy
  • Machine Maintenance
  • Oxy- fuel Heating and Cutting and Shielded Metal Arc Welding
NESC Certificate

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