Numerical Control Machine Tool Operation






Fabrication mécanique

Number of credits


Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

885 Hours


Program approved in 1999.

To develop basic skills necessary to the trade such as: resolving mathematical problems relatied to numerical control machine tools, interpret drawings; develop the skills necessary to do manual programming, automatic programming, basic and complex machining on a numerical control lathe; develop the skills necessary for multidisciplinary team work and to integrate into shcool and work life.

Persons who hold a DVS:
5223 Techniques d'usinage
OR 1493 Techniques d'usinage
OR 5723 Machining Technics
OR 1993 Machining Technics
Have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
Persons practising an occupation related to the program of study.

CS de Montréal (CSDM)
Vocational training centre

École des métiers de l'aérospatiale de Montréal

GroupStatusD/WStart date
WJul 01, 2014
English-Montréal SB
Vocational training centre

Rosemount Technology Centre/Centre de technologie Rosemont

GroupStatusD/WStart date
WSep 23, 2019

Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT En ligne)

Job titles

computer numerical control (CNC) machinist
CNC (computer numerical control) machining tool operator

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / CompetencyHours
872011Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process15
872153Adapt to new types of work organization45
872194Program a numerical control lathe manually60
872206Machine simple parts on a numerical control lathe90
872214Program a machining centre manually60
872226Machine simple parts using a machining centre90
872292Interpret complex drawings related to numerical control machine tool operation30
872303Solve mathematical problems related to numerical control machining45
872314Do automatic programming60
872328Perform complex machining operations on a numerical control lathe120
872338Perform complex machining operations using a machining centre120
872346Mass-produce parts using numerical control machine tools90
872354Enter the workforce60