RRC Polytech’s advanced manufacturing and mechatronics courses deliver rapid skills — for progressing a career or starting a new one — in manufacturing and information technology. Micro-credentials are awarded upon successful completion of the courses.
Micro-credentials are shareable endorsements of knowledge, skills or competencies that are awarded as digital badges.
The following micro-credential courses are created and delivered by RRC Polytech.
Learn more about each course by clicking on a section heading.
RRC Polytech’s ACE Project Space has developed a series of advanced manufacturing micro-credential courses that provide future-ready information technology skills in a short amount of time.
These skills are in demand and can be immediately applied on the job, in a range of industries and sectors including finance, public (government), education, manufacturing and more.
Be at the forefront of innovation in manufacturing with training from Manitoba’s only polytechnic.
The courses are ideal for:
Potential jobs in the field vary by course. The most common relate to information technology, computer technology, manufacturing and engineering.
Courses may have admission requirements that must be met in order to register. Visit a course’s registration page to learn more.
Note: More advanced manufacturing micro-credential courses will be available soon.
RRC Polytech has partnered with global technology powerhouse, Siemens to offer the Siemens Mechatronics Systems Certification Program (SMSCP), and is the first post-secondary in Manitoba to offer Siemens Level 1 and Level 2 Mechatronics Systems Certification.
Immerse yourself in cutting-edge technologies and techniques shaping the future of production and innovation. The program offers hands-on training in state-of-the-art facilities, equipping you with the skills to excel in robotics, automation, 3D printing, CNC machining and more. Delve into real-world projects that foster critical problem-solving abilities and prepare for in-demand careers in a rapidly evolving manufacturing landscape. Explore the endless possibilities of modern manufacturing and become a sought-after professional in this dynamic field through this comprehensive program, taught by expert instructors and technologists with industry experience.
Providing rapid skills to meet career and organizational goals, the program is ideal for:
Potential jobs in the field include:
In order to be admitted, the following requirements must be met:
The program consists of three levels:
A Siemens Certified Mechatronic Systems Assistant will function as a well-rounded machine operator in a complex system, with responsibility for efficient operation of the equipment with minimal downtimes.
Typical work environments include plant assembly sites, workshops or in connections with service operations which utilize complex mechatronic systems.
Educational content will cover the following topics:
Upon successful completion of all four Level 1 micro-credential courses — with the first two being offered in January 2024 — you will unlock the following benefits:
Level 2 will be available in 2024-2025.
Level 3 will be available at a later date, to be determined.
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Note: More SMSCP micro-credential courses will be available soon.
Organizations can sponsor employees to attend a course.
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If you have a question about RRC Polytech’s micro-credential courses, contact us.
RRC Polytech campuses are located on the lands of Anishinaabe, Ininiwak, Anishininew, Dakota, and Dené, and the National Homeland of the Red River Métis.
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