The technician is part of the engineering team, involved in all aspects of mining from exploration, planning, development and operation, to mineral extraction and environmental control.
Career OpportunitiesGraduates of the Mining Engineering Technician program of Northern College may find employment as: surveyors, planners, production supervisors, assayers, process operators, metallurgical technicians, exploration or mine geological technicians, government mine inspectors, mine technicians (ventilation, ground control, environmental, projects), and/or sales and technical representatives.
- Mineralogy and Geology
- Surveying Principles
- Mineral Processing
- Mining Physics
- Safety and Loss Control
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesMaterials Science & Engineering General Engineering & Technology Mining, Oil & Gas View 17 other Bachelors in Mining, Oil & Gas in Canada
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD)
- Grade 12 English (C, U)
- Grade 12 Math (C, U) (MCT4C preferred; MAP4C is accepted with a minimum GPA of 60%)
- Grade 12 Chemistry (C, U) recommended
- Grade 12 Physics (C, U) recommended
- English language proficiency
International15752 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15752 CAD per year during 24 months.
National3794 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 3794 CAD per year during 24 months.
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