Industrial Construction and Maintenance Mechanics


Program objectives:

To develop in the students the competencies required to integrate harmoniously into the school and work environments, to interpret drawings, specifications and other technical documentation, to diagnose malfunctions in equipment, to apply the techniques needed to practise the trade and to maintain, repair and install industrial equipment.

Job market opening 

Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics (7311)
Electrical mechanics (7333)
Machine fitters (7316)


To be eligible for admission to this program, candidates must meet one of the following requirements:

Persons holding a Secondary School Diploma or its recognized equivalent, for example, an Attestation of Equivalence of Secondary V studies, or a postsecondary diploma such as the Diploma of College Studies or a Bachelor's degree
Persons who are at least 16 years of age on September 30 of the school year in which their training is to begin and have earned the Secondary IV credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in the programs of study established by the Minister, or have been granted recognition for equivalent learning
Persons who are at least 18 years of age upon entry into the program and have the following functional prerequisites: the successful completion of the General Development Test (see the following table), or recognition of equivalent learning
Persons who have obtained Secondary III credits in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister are required to pursue general education courses, concurrently with their vocational training, in order to obtain the Secondary IV credits they lack in language of instruction, second language and mathematics in programs established by the Minister.

Program contents :

CodeÉnoncé de la compétence HeuresUnités
755-002Apply concepts related to health and safety on construction sites302
898-201Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process151
898-212Draw sketches and diagrams302
898-224Interpret drawings, specifications and technical documentation604
898-242Use measuring instruments302
898-255Perform manual machining operations755
898-262Perform lubrication operations302
898-272Use lifting and handling techniques302
898-283Perform operations related to the removal, installation and adjustment of shafts, bearings and bushings453
898-297Maintain and repair transmission and motion transformation components and devices1057
898-303Work with tubes, pipes and hoses453
898-314Use alignment techniques604
898-325Maintain and repair industrial pumps and motors755
898-336Check the electrical components of industrial production equipment906
898-345Maintain, repair and adjust vacuum pumps, pneumatic motors and compressors755
898-358Assemble, maintain and repair hydraulic and electrohydraulic circuits1208
898-365Assemble, maintain and repair pneumatic and electropneumatic circuits755
898-373Use static and dynamic balancing techniques453
898-384Use logical diagnostic procedures604
898-396Troubleshoot automated systems906
898-403Use vibration analysis techniques453
898-416Perform machining operations using machine tools906
898-428Perform cutting and welding operations1208
898-432Perform metal forming operations302
898-444Apply a preventive and prospective maintenance program for industrial equipment604
898-451Use job search techniques151
898-466Install industrial equipment906
898-475Troubleshoot industrial equipment755
898-486Do a practicum in the workplace906