Higher Nitec in Precision Engineering
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Campus where course is offered
ITE College Central
Course CertificationHigher Nitec
Have you ever wondered how precision components are produced?
Enrol in this Higher Nitec in Precision Engineering course, where you will learn to create, interpret CNC part program and use CNC machining to produce the precise components.
Certification Requirements, Course Structure and Module Objectives (PDF 46 KB)
General Electives and Life Skills Modules (PDF 66 KB)
What you'll learn
- Prepare job requirements
- Create, interpret and edit CNC part program
- Perform tooling setup
- Perform CNC machining to produce precise parts
- Troubleshoot machining faults
Nitec graduates of the following courses with minimum GPA of 2.8 (inclusive of CCA bonus points):
- Aerospace Machining Technology
- Digital & Precision Engineering
- Laser & Tooling Technology
- Machine Technology
- Medical Manufacturing Technology
- Precision Engineering (Aerospace / Injection Mould / Machining / Press Tool / Tool & Mould)
Students will be required to purchase a Laptop for the course. This is in addition to the course fees. Financial assistance is available to eligible students under ITE Opportunity Fund subject to terms and conditions. For more details on the minimum laptop specifications, please click here.
Higher Nitec in Precision Engineering graduates may apply for progression to the following Work-Study Diploma courses at ITE:
Higher Nitec in Precision Engineering graduates with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 and above may apply for progression to a Technical Engineer Diploma course at ITE. For more details on progression, please click here.
Higher Nitec in Precision Engineering graduates with a GPA of 2.0 and above may also apply for progression to the first year of a related diploma course at the Polytechnics. For more details on diploma courses for progression,
please refer to the Joint Polytechnic Admissions website.
Higher Nitec in Precision Engineering graduates are well suited for employment as technical specialist by a wide range of niche manufacturing industries, in particular the Aerospace, Semiconductor, Oil & Gas, Medical Technologies, Precision Modules and Components, as well as Machinery and Systems sectors.