Millwright (IMM-DIP)


GATE Approved Diploma

Available atLa Brea, Ste. Madeleine or Point Lisas

Options2 Years (full-time)

This programme is another of NESC's 2-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.

  • Mature students with appropriate qualifications and experience.
    3 CSEC/CXC Passes
  • Be seventeen (17) years or older.
  • Pass an interview.
  • Pass a Drug Test at their cost.

Contact the NESC for more information on Programme Fees.

Registration Fee:$300

(non refundable)

More Information

Graduates will receive an NESC Diploma (and will be eligible to pursue the NESC Journeyman qualification and the Trades Professional Certificate (Red Deer College (RDC), 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
  1. NESC Diploma
  2. NESC Journeyman
  3. Trades Professional Certificate (Red Deer College (RDC), Alberta, Canada)