Precision Machining Technology, Certificate of Specialization

Florissant Valley

The Precision Machining Technology Certificate of Specialization prepares students for entry level jobs in the machine tool trade. Students will learn to safely set up and operate milling machines, lathes, grinders and drill presses. They will also learn the basics of CNC machine set up and operation. The program is designed around the National Institute for Metalworking skills (NIMS) credentials and prepares students for testing in seven of the level one credentials.

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ME 100Measurement, Materials and Safety3
ME 111Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout3
ME 120Manual Machining I3
ME 200Manual Machining II3
ME 212Introduction to Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining3
ME 154Mechanical Blueprint Reading2
Total Credit Hours17