Get the Skills to Be a CNC Machine Tool Operator / Setup / Programmer

IMTT CNC Machine Tool Operator pulling a finished part out of a machine
Students use measuring instruments and critical thinking to manually inspect parts after machining to ensure they are within tolerances

CNC School Operator and Programmer Training Programs in Mississauga, Ontario

If you enjoy working with computers and machines and want a trade career in manufacturing that is not too physically demanding—a career in CNC machine tool operation and programming could be a great fit for you.

Computer Numeric Control (CNC) Machine Tool Operators & Programmers work on CAD/CAM systems and CNC machines to manufacture something as small as a screw that you can’t see with the naked eye too components used to assemble something as large as a spacecraft.

Since demand is high for skilled CNC Machine Tool Operators and Programmers, you’ll feel confident pursuing a career in an industry where opportunities are endless.

Becoming a Qualified CNC Machine Tool Operator & Programmer

The 10 Month CNC Machine Tool Operator and Programmer diploma program at Institute of Machine Tool Technology (IMTT) provides the hands-on training, experience and support you need to pursue a successful career in manufacturing.

You’ll learn:

  • CNC Set Up, Operation and programming
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Quality Control
  • Metrology
  • CNC related Math
  • G-Code Programming for Mills and Lathes
  • Mastercam for Mills and Lathes
  • Multi-axis programming
  • CNC Mills and Lathes with Fanuc Controls
  • CAD/CAM systems such as Mastercam and Solidworks
    and more!

5 Month CNC Programmer Certification  for Current Machine Tool Operators

Are you currently working in CNC machine tool operatoring / set-up and would like to learn programming?

IMTT offers a 5 month program where the emphasis is on developing the skills required to become a CNC programmer.

You will learn:

  • Mastercam Design and Toolpath,
  • “G-Code” programming for Milling and Turning applications,
  • 5 axis programming, Solidworks and more!

With cnc programming skills, you can pursue employment opportunities that offer better salaries and incentives.

“Best school around for learning about everything CNC. I checked out many different programs and schools and decided to attend IMTT. The instructors are phenomenal and this school really prepares you for the workplace.”

-Mike Gallant, IMTT Gradudate


Career Opportunities

Due to the increase in manufacturing, more CNC Machine Tool Operators and Programmers are needed to fill CNC positions.

The following are industries that you could potentially find employment in:

  • Medical Manufacturing
  • Aerospace Manufacturing
  • Automotive Manufacturing
  • Industrial Manufacturing
  • Construction and Infrastructure
  • Private Specialty Machining
  • Equipment Manufacturing
  • Tool & Die
  • Automotive Manufacturing
  • and more!

Since demand is high for CNC Machine Tool Operators and Programmers, you’ll feel confident pursuing a career in an industry where opportunities are endless.

IMTT Provides Hands-on Training on a 5-Axis Mill/Turn with Siemens 840D Control

You will develop a unique set of skills and experience on 5 axis Mill/turn with Siemens Control which is in high demand and valued by employers in High-End Industries such as Aerospace, Medical, Pharmaceutical and many others.

Employers are seeking individuals with the right attitude and skillset which they can build on to become part of their skilled workforce.

Flexible Schedules

IMTT offers flexible schedules for students who are working full-time or have other commitments and would like to attend school.

  • Full-time programs are offered Monday to Friday 8:00am to 2:00pm, or 4:30pm to 10:00pm
  • Part-time non-registered certificate programs (39 hours) on Saturdays

Small Class Sizes – Individual Attention

IMTT offers a great environment for learning with classrooms, computer labs and workshop all under one roof. Classroom sizes are limited to 18 students which allows for better communication between teacher and students. Practicum in the workshop is offered on a one – on – one basis which allows the students to be directly engage in programming, setting-up and operating CNC machines with teacher supervision.

Each student is responsible for designing, programming, setting-up and machining 15 projects (only in the 10 month diploma program) before the end of their program. This intense method of hands-on training will develop students’ skills and confidence.

“IMTT is not just a college, I can say it’s a life changing school. Education provided by them is amazing and 100%. They made me a good programmer in just 8 months. Not only the education, all staff members are very supporting not even during the education but also after the education that’s the beauty of this college. No, restriction, no stress, only the good education with discipline. One of the best college in GTA which is providing best theoretical as well as practical knowledge of CNC. I want to say thank you to the IMTT from the bottom of my heart.”

-Patel Hardik, IMTT Gradudate

Get the Support You Need to Launch a Successful Career

Training isn’t just about graduating and getting a certificate or diploma—it’s about getting the skills, knowledge and support you need to find gainful employment and maintaining your employment.

IMTT is dedicated to supporting our graduates by helping them with their resume, job search and job placement assistance. After finding a job—if you require any help or have questions—IMTT is here for you and offers full support, which will boost your confidence on the job.

Financial Aid—Available For Those Who Qualify

Financial Aid Assistance could be available for those who qualify. To determine if you are eligible for financial aid, call today or fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

Is CNC Machine Tool Training at IMTT Right for You? Get More Information…

If you’re interested in learning more about training at IMTT, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

If you have questions that need to be answered immediately, please call 1-855-889-4688 and a helpful IMTT Admissions Advisor will be happy to help you.

OR Come see for yourself!  You can  Book a Tour of our facility and CNC Machine shop to see what it’s like to be a student at IMTT.