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Comox Valley School District

​​​​​​​​​​Metal Mechanical Trade Sampler     

Instructor:​ Alan Feustel, red seal Tool and Die Maker and Technology Education teacher welder.jpg heavy duty.jpg  pipefitter.jpg  ​ metal fab.jpg 
Location: Mark Isfeld Secondary School
Program start date:

Semester 1, full time monday to thursday, 9:00am to 3:30 pm

Course Credits:

24 graduation credits

​Metal fabricating and Machining 11, Metal fabricating and Machining 12
Drafting and Design 11

A W Math 11 or 12

Independant Directed Study, IDS, Students may choose to design own 4 credits.

Field Trips:

Industry field trips to welding, fabricating, machining, heavy duty shops.

NIC trade program sessions. Students will spend several days in the different NIC trades facilities working with NIC instructors.

​Application: ​Interested students should fill out an ACE IT application and note MMC for program.
Co-op portion: After the completion of tours, students will be set up on work experience 12A placements to make industry connection. 


Metal Mechanical Trade Sampler is a program for students that would like to explore a variety of Metal and Mechanics related trades to see what is their best fit. It is designed to be flexible  with program structure and delivery so that field trips and projects can be worked on. Students that take this program will be given high priority for an ACE IT programm. Upon the completion of the program, students will have what industry is looking for: a good work ethic, a positive attitude, skills for the workplace, and knowledge about the apprenticeship system.

​District Applications/Form/Links
Trade Sampler application 2017a (1).pdf

Student learning Plan .pdf

Program outline

Metal Mechanical Trade Sampler 2017 outline (2) (1).pdf
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