All careers in Advanced Manufacturing require students to have a strong mechanical ability, specialized skills, communication skills and computation skills. Students will be required to apply problem solving, make decisions, and work in a team environment. Preparation for careers in Advanced Manufacturing must begin in the elementary grades and continue through high school, allowing students to gain experience in applied, real-time manufacturing situations.
Students will also find it advantageous to participate in a career and technical program that will expand skills in specific jobs that meet the requirements of the employer. There are excellent opportunities in Advanced Manufacturing where technology and career pathways provide for satisfying careers. The BCIT Advanced Manufacturing & Fabrication program is designed for a smooth transition into a post-secondary certificate and/or degree program.