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Manufacturing SHSM

Interested in becoming a Manufacturing SHSM student? Talk to your teacher or guidance department today!

  • The Manufacturing sector includes a broad range of careers!

  • In the Specialist High Skills Major – Manufacturing program, students can focus on a career
    pathway that matches their skills and interests.

  • Students will get a better understanding of the Manufacturing sector through course selections
    and opportunities to connect their in-school learning to real world environments, including
    Co-op work experience, postsecondary reach ahead experiences, industry-based experiential
    learning, training and certifications.

  • At graduation, students will receive a specially designated diploma.

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The SHSM - Manufacturing program may be for you if you are interested in any of the following careers:

Apprenticeship Training

  • Construction millwrights and industrial mechanics 
  • Electricians (except industrial and power system) 
  • Industrial electricians 
  • Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics 
  • Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors 
  • Precision structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters 
  • Tool and die makers 
  • Welders and related machine operators


  • Chemical technologists and technicians 
  • Drafting technologists and technicians 
  • Electrical and electronics engineering technologists and technicians 
  • Industrial engineering and manufacturing technologists and technicians 
  • Industrial instrument technicians and mechanics 
  • Mechanical engineering technologists and technicians 
  • Other administrative services managers 
  • Purchasing agents and officers 
  • Purchasing and inventory control workers 
  • Technical sales specialists – wholesale trade 


  • Chemical engineers 
  • Computer engineers (except software engineers and designers) 
  • Electrical and electronics engineers 
  • Industrial and manufacturing engineers 
  • Mechanical engineers 
  • Metallurgical and materials engineers 


  • Foundry workers
  • Machining tool operators 
  • Material handlers 
  • Motor vehicle assemblers, inspectors, and testers 
  • Purchasing and inventory control workers 

The Manufacturing SHSM will also provide students with opportunities to earn an assortment of trainings and certifications specific to the sector. These may include:

  • first aid/CPR/AED awareness
  • health and safety – basic