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Basic Machine Tool Operations Certificate

Award

Certificate

Length

Two-Semester Program

Purpose

This program is designed to provide individuals with basic machining concepts, blueprint reading and inspection procedures. Upon completion of this program, graduates will be prepared for employment as basic machine tool operators.

Occupational Objectives

  • Lathe Operator
  • Drill Press Operator
  • Inspector
  • Tool Crib Attendant

Admission Requirements

Applicants should possess a high school diploma or equivalent or be 18 years of age and able to benefit from instruction.

Program Requirements

Admission requirements are those established for the college. The program focuses primarily on set up and operation of basic machine tools. Instruction in math and blueprint reading is required to provide basic competencies necessary in the field.


FIRST SEMESTER (Fall)

MAC 106 Machine Shop Operations
8
MAC 181 Machine Blueprint Reading I
3
MTH 101 Basic Technical Mathematics I
4
   
Total Credits:
15

SECOND SEMESTER (Spring)

MAC 107 Machine Shop Practices
8
MAC 182 Machine Blueprint Reading II
3
   
Total Credits:
11
   
Total Minimum Credits:
26


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