This CNC Machining certificate provides students with entry level machining and technology skills. Students learn how to construct, modify, and manage complex parts in 3D space as well as to produce 2D drawings from the 3D models, and create and edit CNC mill programs. Additionally, students learn how to interpret and apply geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GDT) in machining or drafting. This certificate is one of four certificates that build on each other across three semesters.
** Note: The following certificates build on one another. After three semesters a student would achieve the four certificates below. There is also the opportunity to receive two more certifications should the student pass the exams: CSWA: Certification SolidWorks Associate National Certification and a NIMS Level One Certification.