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Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) APPRENTICESHIP

Available at: Kingston


Level 1 Apprenticeship Program Code 0185
Level 2 Apprenticeship Program Code 0186
Level 3 Apprenticeship Program Code 0187

The Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) programs offered at St. Lawrence College include the in-school training of the Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Apprenticeship as defined by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. The Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Apprenticeship Program also covers the theory and techniques required for the apprentice to repair and maintain industrial equipment. Skills that are developed include machining, welding, installation of new component parts as well as troubleshooting and repair of existing machinery.

This program is funded in part by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development. 




Current Grant Opportunities


This program is considered a Red Seal trade (see ). Apprenticeship grants are designed to make a career in the trades an attractive choice and encourage more apprentices to complete their training. Eligible apprentices could receive up to $4,000, which can be used to pay for tuition, travel, tools, or other expenses.


As per the Service Canada website, registered apprentices who have successfully finished their first or second year/level (or equivalent) in one of the Red Seal trades can apply for the Apprenticeship Incentive Grant (AIG), which is a taxable cash grant of $1,000 per year/level up to a maximum of $2,000. And, registered apprentices who have completed their training and become a certified journeyperson in a designated Red Seal trade and who obtain either the Red Seal endorsement or a provincial or territorial Certificate of Qualification can apply for the Apprenticeship Completion Grant (ACG), which is a taxable cash grant of $2,000. For more information visit

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Program Name

Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) APPRENTICESHIP

Program Code



Certificate of Qualification (C. of Q.)

Start Dates


Program Duration

Day Release Delivery Format

Location (Campus)


Canadian Fees

The apprentice will be required to pay classroom and administrative fees.
For information contact the Skilled Trades Office 613-544-5400, ext. 1376 or toll-free 1-866-826-3338.

International Fees

Additional Costs

Scholarships and Bursaries

St. Lawrence College offers an extensive Student Scholarship and Bursary Program.  Scholarships and bursaries for this purpose are sponsored by external organizations and private individuals.  These awards recognize our academic excellence, community involvement, contribution to the quality of College life, outstanding achievement and professional potential.  For more details visit Bursaries and Scholarships.

Program Outline 2018-19

Basic (0185)
MILL 30 Oxyzcetylene Welding
MILL 33 Trade Calculations Basic
MILL 36 Trade Practice Basic
MILL 39 Trade Theory Basic
MILL 42 Blueprint Reading Basic

Intermediate (0186)
MILL 31 Electric Arc Welding
MILL 34 Trade Calculations Intermediate
MILL 37 Maintenance Practice Intermediate
MILL 40 Maintenance Theory Inter
MILL 43 Blueprint Reading Intermediate

Advanced (0187)
MILL 32 Electric Arc Welding
MILL 38 Maintenance Practice Advanced
MILL 41 Maintenance Theory Advanced

Admission Requirements

For all three levels of training the apprentice must be:

  • sponsored by an employer; 
  • registered with the Ministry Advanced Education and Skills Development; 
  • registered with the Ontario College of Trades.


Health Requirements

Not applicable

Articulation & Credit Transfer Opportunities

Formal and informal pathways offer SLC graduates the chance to continue their studies with post-secondary institutions across Canada and around the world. Those that follow are specific to this program:

    For details on Credit Transfer within Ontario please visit:


    After 10 years, I decided that without an education, I had already gone as high as I could go in the workforce (which was not very far). I wanted a career. The environmental industry is growing rapidly and I saw great opportunities in the Environmental Technician program. I now have a great job that I love and I wake up every morning happy!

    Kerri Fournier, Health, Safety and Environmental Coordinator, SigmaPoint Technologies Inc.

    Program Contact

    Aidan Wornes

    Admissions Information

    Connect with a College Career Advisor:

    International Students Contact:

    Additional Information

    Program Length is 34 weeks with one 7-hour day per week in-school for each of the three levels of study (basic, intermediate, and advanced). The apprentice will work on the job for the other 4 days per week.


    For START DATES contact your local office of the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.



    135 North Front St
    Belleville, Ontario, 
    K8P 3B5
    Tel: 613-968-5558 
    or 1-800-953-6885 
    Fax: 613-968-2364


    132 Second Street East, Suite 202,
    Cornwall, Ontario,
    K6H 1Y4
    Tel: 613-938-9702 or 1-877-668-6604
    Fax: 613-938-6627



    299 Concession Street, Suite 201,
    Kingston, Ontario,
    K7K 2B9
    Tel: 613-548-1151 or 1-866-973-4043
    Fax: 613-548-4120


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