Electromechanical Engineering Technician – MechatronicsNEW
Two-year Ontario College Diploma
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Graduates of this program may play an integral role in:
- Testing and installing automated systems and robotics
- Supporting computer and electronic goods production
- Developing and monitoring equipment in manufacturing operations
- Installing and maintaining electrical systems
- Wholesale trade in machinery and equipment distribution
- Consulting across industries to support business and the public sector
Is it for you?
This program holds rewarding opportunities for students who:
- Are drawn to knowing how things work
- Enjoy creative problem-solving
- Get excited about working with and learning about new technology
Learn through practical training and hands-on learning experiences:
- Interpret and produce electrical, electronic, and mechanical drawings and other related technical documents and graphics for a variety of stakeholders in compliance with industry standards
- Fabricate and build electrical, electronic, and mechanical components and assemblies in accordance with operating standards, job requirements, and specifications
- Select and use a variety of troubleshooting techniques and equipment to assess, maintain, and repair electromechanical circuits, equipment, processes, systems, and subsystems
- Maintain and repair electrical, electronic, and mechanical components, equipment, and systems to
- Support the design and production of mechanical components by assisting in the specification of manufacturing materials and processes
- Apply, analyze, build, install, commission, and troubleshoot a variety of mechanical, electrical, and electronic control systems, logic and digital circuits, passive AC and DC circuits, and active circuits
- Install and troubleshoot basic computer hardware and programming to support the electromechanical engineering environment
- Maintain and troubleshoot automated equipment including robotic systems
- Establish and maintain inventory, records, and documentation systems to meet organizational and industry standards and requirements
- Select electromechanical equipment, components, and systems that fulfill job requirements and functional specifications
- Assist in applying quality control and quality assurance program procedures to meet organizational standards and requirements
- Work in compliance with relevant industry standards, laws and regulations, codes, policies, and procedures
- Develop strategies for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance and to remain current in the field and responsive to emergent technologies and national and international standards
- Contribute as an individual and a member of an electromechanical engineering team to the effective completion of tasks and projects
- Students in the program will have an opportunity to obtain the two levels of the Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certification Program (SMSCP)
Outstanding faculty make the difference
- Learn in well-equipped labs with knowledgeable and dedicated faculty.
- Professors have wide-ranging industry knowledge and experience across mechanical, electrical, electronics and automation areas of engineering
- Graduates of a certificate or diploma program in either Electrical Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering may receive credit towards this credential.
- Graduates of this program will ladder well into the second year of Loyalist College's Electrical Engineering Technician or Manufacturing Engineering Technician diploma programs, allowing for students to obtain a second diploma in only two years.
- Graduates of this program may also ladder into a 3-year Bachelor of Engineering program, through Loyalist's articulation agreement with the Limerick Institute of Technology, or other related undergraduate programs.
How much will it cost?
Approximate costs (2020 – 21)
- Domestic Tuition: $2,722.08
- Full-Time Ancillary Fees:* $1,462.43
- Total: $4,184.43
- Additional Program Costs: $600 (year one)
Additional costs, such as supplies, travel and parking, may be incurred during workplace visits, etc.
*Please visit the Tuition and Fees web page for a list of the many services, activities and items included within the ancillary fees, and the related policies
Bursaries and financial assistance
Loyalist has a number of scholarships, bursaries and academic awards available to students. Our Financial Aid Office can help you explore your options, or assist you with a student loan.
Required academic preparation
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, mature student status.
- OSSD Courses at the general, advanced, (C), (U), or (M) level, and Grade 12 English (C) level or equivalent.
Prior learning assessment and recognition
Applicants with work experiences or other types of non-credentialed learning may be eligible for credits at Loyalist. Graded credits (as opposed to exemptions) are granted. Click here for more information about our assessment and credit challenge process.
Click here for information about how to apply, international student fees and more.
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