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Adult Division: 330-729-4100

High School: 330-729-4000

STEM+ME2: 330-729-4000 Ext.1207

Curriculum Highlights

Precision Machining/Advanced Manufacturing Tech

Program Description

Machine Team

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
  • Benchwork
  • 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
College Connection

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
Career Resources

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Career Options

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

Industry Credentials

Precision Machining Technology has earned the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) certification, which represents the metalworking industry's mark of approval.

Industry Organization

SkillsUSA Ohio

The Ohio Association of SkillsUSA is a Career-Technical Student Organization serving students in High School and College Post-Secondary Industrial, Engineering and Health Career Training programs in Ohio.


7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406 • High School - 330-729-4000 • Adult Division - 330-729-4100

Governing Board Members

  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, President
  • Michael Stanko, Vice President
  • Attorney David Engler, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Board Member
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, Board Member

Additional Board Information

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