Northern College is home to the world renowned Haileybury School of Mines. Our Mining Engineering Technician broad-based program is offered in a modular format allowing students to maintain their employment, as well as undertake exciting studies in mining. The Distance Education delivery is coupled with lab courses and field school components to create a flexible learning experience. Northerns apprenticeship program opportunities include Millwright, Heavy Equipment Technician, Carpenter, Welder, Metal Fabricator and Electrician. Northern also offers many trades / technology programs such as Heavy Equipment Mechanical Techniques, Industrial Millwright, Electrical, Engineering Technician/Technology, Welding Fitter, and Welding Engineering Technician/Technology that complement occupations in the mining sector.