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Manufacturing Technician
  • Two-year diploma
  • September entry date
  • Notre Dame Campus, Winnipeg 
  • Credit transfer opportunities: high school credits, university credits, credit toward apprenticeship
  • International applicants please visit Academic Program, Dates and Fees for a listing of programs for international students, current availability and online application instructions

This program prepares you for a career as a manufacturing technician with knowledge of manufacturing processes including conventional machining and metal forming operations, composites, and advanced manufacturing methods.

Heavy emphasis is placed on:

  • Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine operation and programming
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD)/Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
  • Jig and fixture design

The program also gives you an introduction to robotics and automation, non-destructive testing, dimensional metrology, and quality inspection methods.

Upon completion of the program you will receive a Manufacturing Technician Diploma.

Prior to starting the program, you will be invited to attend a program overview information session. You will also be invited to participate in a math and reading skills diagnostic testing session that will advise you of your program readiness.

Red River College endeavours to provide the most current version of all program and course information on this website. The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any course, program, process, or procedure without notice or prejudice. Fees may change without notice.