Successfully graduating Diploma in Maintenance and Machining Technology students will become Trades Person in the Maintenance and Machining technology.
Skills learned will evolve in lathe and milling operations as well in fitting technologies. Basic arc- and oxy-acetylene welding skills and basics in AutoCAD will be learned.
Students of the Diploma in Maintenance Fitting and Machining Technology are required to complete a minimum of eighty units of study. This excludes the extra credits gained by taking the elective units. By covering the required number of units in every year level a semester, it would take participants two years to complete the program. Elective units are offered in Workshop / Laboratory Management and Entrepreneurship.
In addition to the intensive training to mould a true Bosconian, In-Plant Training (IPT) is included in the Diploma Program. This is to give the students a firsthand experience in the world of actual work by being indentured in the different companies around the National Capital District. On a case-to-case basis, students are allowed to go for their IPT outside of Port Moresby especially if they need to do their industry experience in their sponsoring companies.