Il percorso ITS rientra nella potenziale offerta dei percorsi biennali che le Fondazioni ITS con sede in Emilia-Romagna potranno avviare nell’a.f. 2023/2024 (Delibera di Giunta regionale n.1215/2023)

Professional profile

The Advanced Technician in mechanical design and materials works in the design and industrialization of mechanical products, using the most up-to-date representation and simulation software (CAD-CAM).
S/he has deep knowledge of the proprieties of materials and components.

S/he applies advanced technologies in quality control and research and development

Occupational fields

  • Motors
  • Cars and motorcycles
  • Mechanics
  • Mechatronics
  • Automation
  • All manufacturing companies

Job positions

The Advanced Technician in mechanical design and materials works in companies specializing in design and research and development, in the technical design office of manufacturing companies, in offices for the control of production processes (product line check) and production programming (time and methods).

To work as a…

  • Designer in a technical office
  • Mechanical production technician
  • Technician for material testing and processing
  • Industrialization and engineering technician
  • Production planning technician
  • Research and development technician
  • Quality control technician
  • Mechanical testing technician
  • Posted technician
Piano di studi Progettazione meccanica e materiali
Teamwork module

The program includes transversal skills modules concerning teamwork, organizational communication in the company, and the basics of leadership. These skills are fundamental to communicate and implement expertise in organizations.

Covid and teaching

ITS MAKER promptly adopted not only all necessary procedures for distance teaching, but also new solutions for lab practice, while also providing technical support for students who may be having difficulties with online classes.


ITS MAKER’S teaching programs are studies together with the companies to meet the needs of the job market

ITS MAKER’S students talk about themselves!

Turn your passion into your job.
Listen to our graduate advanced technicians and know about how they found their dream job (in Italian).

Veronica Monticelli

Motorsport Composite
Materials and 3D Printing


Rachel Laryea

Endothermic, Hybrid and Electric Motors


Davide Medici

Motorsport Composite
Materials and 3D Printing