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Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programmer Microcredential

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Program Description

This microcredential consists of five courses which include:

Blueprint Reading for Manufacturing or AutoCAD

Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing

 Intro to CNC Programming

CNC Operator



Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of the CNC Programmer 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
  • Create, enter and debug a program for a CNC machine
  • Create and control CAM generated tool paths

Employment Potential:

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


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