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Faculty of Applied Science & Technology

Mechanical Engineering Technician/Technology – Design & Drafting

Prepare for employment in engineering, manufacturing and construction.

Learning Outcomes

Mechanical Engineering Technology – Design and Drafting (Ontario College Advanced Diploma)

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Monitor compliance with current legislation, standards, regulations and guidelines.
  • Plan, coordinate, implement and evaluate quality control and quality assurance procedures to meet organizational standards and requirements.
  • Monitor and encourage compliance with current health and safety legislation, as well as organizational practices and procedures.
  • Develop and apply sustainability best practices in workplaces.
  • Use current and emerging technologies to implement mechanical engineering projects.
  • Analyze and solve complex mechanical problems by applying mathematics and fundamentals of mechanical engineering.
  • Prepare, analyze, evaluate and modify mechanical engineering drawings and other related technical documents.
  • Design and analyze mechanical components, processes and systems by applying fundamentals of mechanical engineering.
  • Design, manufacture and maintain mechanical components according to required specifications.
  • Establish and verify the specifications of materials, processes and operations for the design and production of mechanical components.
  • Plan, implement and evaluate projects by applying project management principles.
  • Apply business principles to design and engineering practices.
  • Develop strategies for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance.

Mechanical Engineering Technician – Design and Drafting (Ontario College Diploma)

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Complete all work in compliance with current legislation, standards, regulations and guidelines.
  • Apply quality control and quality assurance procedures to meet organizational standards and requirements.
  • Comply with current health and safety legislation, as well as organizational practices and procedures.
  • Apply sustainability best practices in workplaces.
  • Use current and emerging technologies to support the implementation of mechanical engineering projects.
  • Analyze and solve mechanical problems by applying mathematics and fundamentals of mechanical engineering.
  • Interpret, prepare and modify mechanical engineering drawings and other related technical documents.
  • Contribute to the design and the analysis of mechanical components, processes and systems applying fundamentals of mechanical engineering.
  • Manufacture, assemble, maintain and repair mechanical components according to required specifications.
  • Verify the specifications of materials, processes and operations to support the design and production of mechanical components.
  • Contribute to the planning, implementation and evaluation of projects.
  • Develop strategies for ongoing personal and professional development to enhance work performance.