Instrumentation and Control Engineering Technician

Program Title – Instrumentation and Control Engineering Technician

  • Credential Earned
    Ontario College Diploma

    Delivery
    Full Time

    Program Length
    4 Semesters

    Program Status
    Open

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Program Codes
Program codes are for September intakes except those that are indicated differently.
NORT-M001 (HL) Haileybury Campus

Program Description
In all process industries, quantities such as temperature, pressure, level and flow need to be measured and controlled. Control and measurement are done by various means including: electronic, pneumatic, and hydraulic equipment, and computers. The instrumentation technician installs, maintains, tests and calibrates the equipment used to control and measure. The technician works with the process designers and the work includes troubleshooting control loops, adjusting controllers and systems, and programming and troubleshooting computers.

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Career Opportunities
Graduates may be employed in electrical power generation (including nuclear), mineral processing, petrochemical, pulp and paper, car manufacturing plants, pharmaceuticals, or natural gas compressor stations, or water and wastewater treatment facilities (amongst many others).

Contact Information
Aaron Klooster
Tel: 705-235-3211 ext. 2292
kloostera@northern.on.ca