Precision Machining/Advanced Manufacturing Tech
The Precision Machining 2 year program teaches students how to design and manufacture precision part from raw materials and shape them into complex components.
- Master skills in Computer-Aided Drafting and Machining (CAD/CAM)
- Work on Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) milling machines and lathes
- Program encompasses all facets of manufacturing
Students in this program will learn:
- Basic blueprint reading
- basic hand & measuring tools
- Electronic discharge machines
- Shop safety
- OSHA and EPA regulations
- precision layout and inspection
- Band saws
- drill presses
- bench and surface grinders
- Manual milling machines and lathes
- Tool and cutter grinding
- CNC milling machines
- lathes and programming - G code
- Contemporary tooling
- jig and fixture design
Higher Education Options
Graduates of this program may serve apprenticeships, attend technical schools or pursue two-year college degrees in mechanical engineering technology or manufacturing technology. They may also choose to earn a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering.
Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:
- Youngstown State University
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Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:
- Apprentice Machinist
- CAD Operator
- Product Manufacturer
- Machine Designer
- Production Welder
- Apprentice Mold Maker
- Apprentice Tool and Die Maker
- CNC Mill or Lathe Operator
- Quality Control Inspector
- Production Machinist
- Manufacturing Engineer
Precision Machining Technology has earned the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) certification, which represents the metalworking industry's mark of approval.
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