MRO Magazine


  • New funding available from CTMA for CNC machinist training

    January 12, 2018 by MRO Magazine

    If your operation or facility has existing employees interested in learning CNC Machining, the Canadian Tooling & Machining Association can help. CTMA invites advanced manufacturing companies to participate in its CNC Machinist Program. Among the benefits of the program, CTMA

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    Technical Writing: Solutions for Effective Written Communication

    December 11, 2017 by Rehana Begg

    How do I learn to write more effectively? How can I write for both technical and non-technical audiences? This seminar provides practical, applicable solutions and techniques for how to express your thoughts succinctly in written format. Through a series of

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    Reliability Engineering, Maintenance Optimization, and Asset Management

    December 11, 2017 by Rehana Begg

    This course provides comprehensive introduction to reliability engineering, maintenance optimization, and engineering asset management. It includes case studies and demonstrations of related software packages. Group discussions will be conducted. Instructed by: Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta Hosted by Engineers

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    Lifting & Load Handling Training Expo

    July 20, 2017 by MRO Magazine

    The Lift & Load Handling Training Expo is one of the leading industry forums for crane, hoist, and rigging safety/compliance. This four-day event will include seminars on rigging, inspector training, load charts lift planning, ground support and current regulations pertaining

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    Maintenance Planning and Scheduling – Training

    January 11, 2017 by Rehana Begg

    This widely acclaimed seminar provides instruction and workshops intended to develop and improve a maintenance effort. Over the next few months this seminar will be held in the locations shown below. New Standard’s practical approach and exciting presentation has made

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    Health & Safety Training – Air Quality Expert

    December 16, 2016 by Rehana Begg

    Air quality is a critical issue for manufacturers. Fumes and particulates created by welding and other industrial manufacturing processes aren’t just unpleasant – they have real health and safety consequences for employees and having dirty equipment and facilities also cuts

  • Northern Ontario colleges get funding to expand access to in-demand programs

    April 12, 2015 by Bill Roebuck

    Toronto – The province of Ontario is helping six northern colleges work together to expand access to in-demand programs and improve student access to education in the North. It is investing $3.6 million over three years for the program. Collège

  • 93% of teachers encourage students to consider skilled trades

    December 15, 2014 by Bill Roebuck

    Ottawa – With 91% of educators convinced skilled tradespeople will always be in demand, there is a strong case for connecting students to hands-on activities and accurate employment data, suggests a report released by the Canadian Apprenticeship Forum (CAF-FCA). In