Students in the Electromechanical Engineering Technician - Robotics program will gain a solid foundation in programmable logic controls, microcontrollers and electronics, computer-aided design, mechanical systems, computer and robot programming, and interfacing sensors and actuators. Graduates will be prepared to install, service, troubleshoot, maintain, and repair robots and automated production systems, as well as, related devices, tools, and mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic equipment. Graduates will also be equipped to assist in the application and design of robots and their manufacture and testing.
Six new Cognex Vision systems incorporated into our robot cells to teach Robot Vision Systems.
Students learn robotic programming skills of three different robot platforms; ABB, Fanuc and Motoman.
Students graduate with a diverse skill set that prepares them for indemand, high paying careers in our local area.
The labor market condition for Robotics Technicians in Canada is forecast to be good for some time to come. Graduates will find employment with robot suppliers or distributors, robotic manufacturers, automotive manufacturers, or other manufacturing environments.
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:
For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.