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Millwright 3 Years (full-time)
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Millwright Diploma

Available at: La Brea|Mayaro|Point Lisas
8:00am - 11:00am|11:00am - 2:00pm|2:00pm - 5:00pm|5:00pm - 8:00pm

This programme is another of NESC's 3-year Diploma Programmes and imparts the basic skills necessary for the effective maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment used in the Petrochemical and other industries. The programme includes theory and relevant practicals in the repair and alignment of pumps and other rotating equipment, as well as gearboxes and compressors.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of 1640 hours of relevant work experience makes graduates eligible for the NESC Diploma.

  • 5 CSEC Passes including Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry or NESC Craftsman Certificate
  • Mature students with appropriate qualifications and experience.
  • Be sixteen (16) years or older.
  • Pass an interview.
  • Pass a Drug Test at their cost.

Contact the NESC for information on programme fees.

Registration Fee: $500 (non refundable)

Graduates will receive an NESC Diploma (equivalent to the Trades Professional Qualification, Alberta, Canada).

The following are the primary objectives of the Millwright Programme:

  • Interpret drawings, plans, and be able to layout and develop projects according to specifications.
  • Use the tools of the trade in a safe and proper manner.
  • Perform assigned tasks in accordance with production standards required by industry.


  1. Safety, Rigging, Cranes and Hoists
  2. Mathematics
  3. Measurement, Layout and Metallurgy
  4. Tools
  5. Fasteners
  6. Machining
  7. Lathes
  8. Cutting, Welding and Non-Destructive Testing
  9. Machine Installation and Alignment
  10. Print Reading
  11. Gaskets and Piping
  12. Bearings, Seals and Lubrication
  13. Power Transmission (Part 1 & 2)
  14. Reciprocating Compressors
  15. Dynamic Compressors
  16. Fluid Power
  17. Fans, Dryers
  18. Industrial Refrigeration and Heat
  19. Electrical Systems and Controls
  20. Stationary Engines (Part 1 & 2)
  21. Advanced Alignment
  22. Balancing and Vibration Analysis
  23. Metallurgy
  24. Turbines and Governors
  25. Valves and Compression Packing
  26. Pumps, and Mechanical Seals
  27. Material Handling Systems
  28. Workplace Coaching Skills and Industry Network
NESC Diploma|Red-Deer College Certificate (Alberta, Canada)

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