Machine Tool Technology
Machine Tool Technology 1
Machine Shop will provide the basic metal knowledge and dexterous skills required for a machine operator in the metal working industry. Training is provided on: metal cutting lathes and drill presses, the use of precision lay-out tools, blueprint reading, and shop math.
Machine Tool Technology 2
Prerequisite: Machine Tool Technology 1
Machine Shop 2 is a continuation of developing more advanced machining knowledge and skills for industry. This class teaches advanced training in print reading with the understanding of the Geometric Dimension and Tolerance concept. Study will include basic CNC operation, and programming utilizing programming software. Students must complete several advanced mill projects. Upon completion of the course students will have a very good understanding of safety, precision instruments, math, blueprint reading, and machine operation. This class will qualify a successful student as a machine operator in the work field. Cooperative Education Experience available to qualified students.