Mechanical Operator: Biomass Heating Systems

Northern Training Division
Credential Earned: Training Certificate
Campus: Moosonee
Program Length: 10 Weeks

Cost: Free

Type of Course or Program: Northern College Board Approved Program Certificate

Duration: 10 weeks with an advanced intake of 2 weeks in February 2023.

Intake Date(s): 2 intakes, October and November 2022


This training program covers the fundamental understanding of Biomass heating technologies while receiving hands-on experience operating and maintaining equipment. Students will be introduced to biomass heating and receive a general overview of this new technology. Training will include virtual and face-to-face learning, including onsite lab and work experience.


Delivery and Important Information

Delivery will be virtual and face-to-face at Northern College’s Moosonee Campus.


Pathways to Success and Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are prepared for an entry-level position as a mechanical operator of a biomass heating system.


Pre-Requisites (may include but not be limited to)

  • Must be 18 years of age with a strong understanding of the English Language
  • Minimum Grade 10 or equivalent or complete a mechanical reasoning test with a passing grade of 50% or more


For more information, please contact 705-567-9291 ext. 3650 or

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