Dec 01, 2023  
2023-2024 Catalog 
2023-2024 Catalog

Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Operator Microcredential

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Program Description

The CNC Operator Microcredential prepares successful completers for entry-level positions as a CNC Operator. This credential consists of three courses: 

MFG 109   Fundamental Concepts of Metrology

MFG 209   Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing

MFG 105   CNC Operator. 

This credential is stackable into the Manufacturing Certificate program. Students may take this Microcredential as credit bearing or non-credit bearing.


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the CNC Operator Microcredential, students will have achieved the following learning outcomes:

  • Understand how to read a blueprint and inspect a part to a blueprint
  • Demonstrate how to design two parts that fit together taking into consideration the cost to manufacture the parts
  • Demonstrate set-up and safe operation of a CNC machine


Employment Potential

This Microcredential prepares students to be ready to enter the workforce as an entry level CNC Operator.


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