Program Start Date: Fall
Minimum Program Length: 84 academic weeks; 6 terms day; 67 credits
Curriculum Code: 35370
Machine tool technology students learn to set up and operate all standard machine tools. They acquire knowledge and skills in mathematics, blueprint reading, drafting, metals and heat treatment, precision measuring equipment, and computer numerical control (CNC).
Students gain experience in reading blueprints and in setting up and operating standard machine tools and CNC machines to produce precision metal parts.
Maintenance machinist, tool room machinist, CNC operator, tool and die maker, tool and die repairer, CNC set up and programmer.
The completion of this program will prepare students to pursue national credentials. The Machine Tool Technology Program adheres to the credentialing requirements of the National Institute for Metalworking Skills, 10565 Fairfax Boulevard, Suite 203, Fairfax, VA 22030, Phone (703) 352-4971
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