Sheet Metal Work







Nombre d'unités


Durée de la formation

1800 Heures


Program approved in 2000.

To acquire the knowledge, abilities and attitudes necessary to make sketches and diagrams, read and interpret manufacturing and installation drawings, cut, manufacture and assemble sheet metal pieces, install air distribution and exhaust systems, install metallic roofing.

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.

Professions visées (IMT En ligne d'Emploi Québec)

Appellation(s) d'emploi

opérateur/opératrice de presse plieuse

Contenu du programme

Numéro ou codeNom du cours / CompétenceHeures
755001Become aware of the organizations in the construction industry15
755002Apply concepts of health and safety on construction sites30
803011Determine their suitability for the trade and the training process15
803084Apply concepts related to the properties of metals60
803362Use job search techniques30
803386Produce sketches, diagrams and drawings90
803393Use measuring instruments and tools 45
803464Use mechanical assembly techniques60
803482Use hoisting and handling techniques30
803593Apply concepts of trigonometry45
803603Design rectangular parts45
803624Make rectangular parts60
803635Make rectangular fittings75
803642Apply occupational health and safety rules30
803645Interpret manufacturing drawings75
803656Design cylindrical objects90
803664Apply thermal cutting processes60
803674Make cylindrical parts60
803688Use thermal assembly techniques120
803692Use development software30
803705Make cylindrical fittings75
803715Interpret installation drawings75
803722Set up scaffolding30
803732Use anchoring and suspension techniques30
803744Install metal siding60
803754Install metallic roofing60
803764Apply principles of ventilation60
803776Install air distribution and exhaust systems90
803784Enter the work force60
803794Use machine tools for cutting and forming60
803807Use numerically controlled machine tools for cutting and forming105
803812Finish surfaces30