Introduction to Tool Making


Learning Objectives

Students considering this program should work with an employer partner to secure an apprenticeship prior to enrolling.

  • Tool Essentials in Manufacturing
  • Aerospace Fastener Basics
  • Fundamentals of Engineering Drawings
  • Measurement Tools for Manufacturing
  • Math Foundations
  • Workplace Safety Awareness
  • Career Building Skills
  • Tooling Capstone Project



  • Recommended CLB 7 (Canadian Language Benchmark)—Equivalent to IELTS 6 or TOEFL 77-99
  • Have access to a device that meets the system requirements to use Northwest Skills Institute online courses.


Hiring Industries

  • Air transport
  • Aircraft and parts manufacturing
  • Guided missiles, space vehicles, and parts
  • Satellite communications
  • Search, detection, and navigation guidance


Job Placement Support

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Median Wage: $28.13/hr
The salary for this position ranges from $16.84 to 40.54 per hour.