Mechanical Courses

WORKSHOP - MECHANICAL

WORKSHOP - MECHANICAL

  1. Diploma Mechanical Technology

Duration: 3 Years 4 Months (7 Terms in college, 2 terms in industry)

Course Subjects

Workshop Practice, Workshop Processes, Engineering Drawing, Applied Mechanics, Materials and Metallurgy, Applied Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Instrumentation and Control, Design Project, Management and Organization, Communication skills, Strength of Materials, Theory of Machines, Mathematics and Entrepreneurship.

Employment Prospects

Graduates of this trade are likely to be employed in the Mining industry, Electricity Production and distribution companies, city councils, Zambia sugar, Government, Railway systems of Zambia and other companies

2. Mechanical Technician

Duration: 2 years 8 months (6 terms in college, 2 terms in industry)

Course Coverage

Engineering Science, Engineering Mathematics, Engineering Drawing, Engineering Materials, Plant Maintenance (Theory and Practice) Communication skills, Workshop practice, Workshop processes, Workshop Projects and Management

Employment Prospects

Graduates of this trade are likely to be employed in the Mining industry, Water utility companies, city councils, Zambia sugar, Government, Railway systems of Zambia and many other companies.

3. Mechanical Fitting Craft

Duration: 2 years (5 terms in college, 1 term in industry)

Course Subjects

Calculation/Science, Workshop Processes, Sketching/Drawing and Communication Skills.

Employment Prospects

Successful students are likely to find careers in mining companies, Private and Public companies.

4. Metal Fabrication Technician

Duration: 2 years 8 months (6 terms in college, 2 terms in industry

Course Coverage

Mathematics, Drawing, Welding Processes and Technology, Template Loft, Physics, Theory and design of structures, Fabrication Practice and Technology, Communication skills, Workshop practice, Workshop process and Management, Soil Mechanics.

Employment Prospects

Graduates of this trade are likely to be employed in the Mining industry, Construction Companies and companies dealing in the Manufacturing of structures.

5. Metal Fabrication Craft Certificate

Duration: 2 years (5 terms in college,1 term in industry)

Course Subjects

Calculation/Science, Workshop Processes, Sketching/Drawing and communication Skills, trade Theory.

Employment Prospects

Graduates are likely to find careers in mining companies, Private and Public companies.

6. Mechanical Draughting Technician

Duration: 2 years 8 months (6 terms in college, 2 terms in industry

Course Subjects

Engineering Mathematics, Engineering Draughting, Engineering science, Communication Skills, Information Technology, Manufacturing Processes, safety, Health and Environment, Entrepreneurship, Management and Organization

Employment Prospects

In the Mining sector, Construction companies, and Consulting Engineering companies.