Precision Tools and Measurement
An introduction to the modern science of dimensional metrology. Emphasis on the identification, selection, and application of various types of precision instruments associated with the machining trade. Practice of basic layout and piece part measurements while using standard measuring tools.
Intro to Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
A study of Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM) software which is used to develop applications for manufacturing. Emphasis on tool geometry, tool selection, and the tool library.
An introductory course that assists the student in understanding the machinist occupation in industry. The student begins by using basic machine tools such as the lathe, milling machine, drill press, power saw, and bench grinder. Machine terminology, theory, math, part layout, and bench work using common measuring tools is included. Emphasis is placed on shop safety, housekeeping, and preventative maintenance.
Fundamentals of CNC Machine Controls
An introduction to G and M codes (RS274-D) necessary to program Computer Numerical Controlled (CNC) machines.
Advanced CNC Machining
The study of advanced CNC operation with an emphasis on programming and operations of machining and turning centers.
Advanced Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM)
A study of advanced techniques in Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM).