BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

BTMW-060 - Bridging to Trades Millwright -

BTMW-060 - Bridging to Trades Millwright -

Course Details
This course provides students with the information required for entry to the millwright trade. Basic theory and related information along with hands-on shop practice will enable students to become familiar with basic millwright duties. This course also introduces students to metric and imperial measuring instructments. Employment skills and workplace safety will be emphasized.
Part of the:
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Bridging to Trades Certificate -
  • Prerequisites : Workplace Math 10, English 10 or English First Peoples 10
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Red Seal Certified Millwright.
    Office Hours: 1.5 per week
    Contact Hours: 60
    Student Evaluation
    Assignments 50-70%, Final Exam 30-50%. Grading procedures will follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students should be able to:
  • demonstrate a knowledge of the safety precautions required in the millwright environment;

  • demonstrate the skills and knowledge for safe work practices required of industrial workers in maintenance sites, machine shops, and field locations;

  • describe and demonstrate the drafting skills required of an entry-level worker in these sites; and

  • demonstrate the use common hand tools and precision measuring instruments used in these trades.
  • Text and Materials:
    Other Resources: Course pack.
    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
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