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Machining Technology

Machining Technology – Level I

Course Description

160 hours
This course provides an introductory overview of CNC and manual machining operations as they relate to the metalworking industry. Topics include machine shop safety, measuring tools, lathes, drilling machines, saws, milling machines, bench grinders, and layout instruments. Emphasis is placed on setup and operation of machine tools including the selection and use of work holding devices, speeds, feeds, cutting tools, and coolants. Upon completion, students should be able to safely perform the basic operations of measuring, layout, drilling, sawing, turning, and milling. This course is aligned with the NIMS Machining Level I curriculum. Students who successfully complete the course may be prepared to register and sit for the credentials included in the Level I NIMS standard.

Pre-Requisites

None

Requirements

None

Cost

$798.85

Books

Precision Machining Technology
Author: Hoffman, Hopewell, Janes
ISBN- 978-1-337-79530-2
Precision Machining Technology (WORK BOOK)
Author: James Hillwig, David Lenzi
ISBN -13: 978-1-285-44455-0

Upcoming Courses

Begin DateEnd DateDaysTime 
8/16/2111/17/21MW5:30pm-8:30pmNo class 9/6

Machining Technology – Level II

Course Description

96 hours
This course provides an intermediate overview of CNC and manual machining as they relate to the metalworking industry. Topics include machining, diemaking and machine maintenance, service and repair. Upon completion, students should be able to generate basic programs for CNC Machining Centers, perform Advanced manual machine operations, utilize shop math/trigonometry tables, gain an understanding of plastic injection molding, and utilize CMM to inspect parts. This course is aligned with the NIMS Machining Level II curriculum. Students who successfully complete the course may be prepared to register and sit for select credentials included in the Level II NIMS standard.

Pre-Requisites

Machining Technology – Level I or instructor permission

Requirements

None

Cost

$754 includes all books and supplies

Books

Precision Machining Technology
Author: Hoffman, Hopewell, Janes
ISBN- 978-1-337-79530-2
Precision Machining Technology (WORK BOOK)
Author: James Hillwig, David Lenzi
ISBN -13: 978-1-285-44455-0

Upcoming Courses

Begin DateEnd DateDaysTime
To be announced

Registration Options

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By Phone: 704-290-5100

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Location

Tyson Family Center for Technology, Monroe

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