Multi-Skilled Mechanic


Multi-skilled mechanics make tools, equipment parts and production devices. They program and operate machines, monitor production, commission systems and service them.

What Will You Learn with Us about Being a Multi-Skilled Mechanic?

During your multi-skilled mechanical training, you will manufacture parts for devices and prototypes, as well as preparing tools and equipment for production. You will install systems and machines, and carry out maintenance on machines and systems. You will work alongside other specialists to deal with orders and projects, develop construction solutions, and create technical documents.

Typical Work


  • Turning, milling, and drilling metal tools
  • Programming and setting up computer-controlled machines
  • Installing mechanical components
  • Measuring and inspecting tools
  • Designing systems




  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Satisfactory/good grades in mathematical subjects
  • Spatial awareness
  • Logical thinking
  • Attention to detail
  • An interest in mechanics
  • Manual skills
  • A strong ability to concentrate


Training Duration

The professional basic training as a multi-skilled mechanics takes four years and finishes with a Swiss Federal Diploma of Vocational Education and Training.

Your four-year training program will be adapted in line with your school timetable so that you are able to combine the theoretical and practical elements of the course. At the end of your studies, you will be in an ideal position to successfully enter the job market thanks to the skills you have learned as part of your training.

Are You Interested in Taking Part in a Trial Course?

Erika Windlin is looking forward to getting to know you.