Industrial Drafting






Fabrication mécanique

Number of credits


Number of contact hours allotted for specific training

1800 Hours


Program approved in 1999.

To develop the skills necessary to determine the information to include on drawings, such as: solve problems related to industrial drafting, taking and interpreting measurements; develop the skills necessary to understand manufacturing, such as: interpreting technical information related to materials and manufacturing processes, illustrating the arrangement of components and power train systems; develop the skills necessary to interpret, carry out, and correct drawings and to produce sketches, to use specialized functions of a computer-aided drafting program, to produce detail drawings of mechanical components, assembly, mechanisms, piping and circuit diagrams, making three-dimensinal drawings and designing a simple technical object; develop the necessary skills for multi-disciplinary team work and to integrate into school and work life.

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.

CS Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier (Laval)
Vocational training centre

C.D.C. Laurier Pont-Viau

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DJun 03, 2019
Collège Herzing
Vocational training centre

Collège Herzing

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DJul 02, 2010
English-Montréal SB
Vocational training centre

Rosemount Technology Centre/Centre de technologie Rosemont

GroupStatusD/WStart date
WJul 02, 2018
DSep 12, 2019
Institut technique Aviron de Montréal inc.
Vocational training centre

Institut technique Aviron de Montréal inc.

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DNov 04, 2019
DSep 14, 2020
Western Québec SB
Vocational training centre

Western Québec Career Centre

GroupStatusD/WStart date
DAug 28, 2019

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

Job titles

engineering draftsperson

Program content

Number or codeCourse Name / CompetencyHours
872035Interpret technical drawings75
872054Take and interpret measurements60
872153Adapt to the new types of work organization45
872311Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process15
872324Solve problems related to industrial drafting60
872335Produce sketches75
872345Work at a computerized work station75
872356Produce detail drawings of mechanical components90
872364Illustrate fasteners60
872373Illustrate the arrangement and movement of the components of a mechanism45
872386Interpret technical information about materials and manufacturing processes90
872395Produce assembly drawings75
872407Use the specialized functions of a computer-aided drafting program105
872414Determine dimensional tolerances60
872421Correct a drawing15
872436Illustrate power train systems90
872446Produce development drawings90
872456Make a three-dimensional model of an object90
872466Produce detail drawings of a mechanism90
872476Make piping and circuit diagrams90
872482Use job search or entrepreneurial techniques30
872495Produce drawings for a mechanical system75
872507Draw the housing of a machine105
872517Design a simple technical object105
872526Enter the workforce90