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Machine Operations

Course Numbers: 7963 (1.00)(C)
Type: HS
Area: Career Technology (Non 74)
Counted In GPA: 1
Count In Honor Roll: 1

Machine Operations: In this Innovations Pathways Program course, students will participate in computer-aided design and hands-on training of machining processes used in the Advanced Manufacturing field and will expand on what was learned in year 1 of the Innovation Pathway Advanced Manufacturing program. This 15-week course teaches safety and maintenance of machines, the use of precision tools, blueprint reading, and CAD/CAM/CNC (computer design and product production using machines). proper use of turning, milling, and grinding machine tools. This work will prepare students for industry-recognized credentials such as NC3, MACWIC, and NIMS, which are marketable in the workforce and transferable to higher education institutions. This 90-hour instructor-led course will give students a background on the manufacturing field and allow students to continue in the process of achieving industry-recognized credentials.