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CVTC and local high schools have partnered to offer students who are interested in pursuing a career in Machine Tool an opportunity to earn high school and college credit. This academy begins a student's preparation for employment in CNC programming, CNC machining, CNC operation, mold making, and quality control inspection.
This program is great for students who have good mechanical skills and enjoy building, working with their hands, or creating items.
Students will learn the following:
When: September 3, 2019 – January 17, 2020
Location: Augusta High School
Manual Lathe OperationsThis course is intended to develop the fundamental skill for a career in the machining trade. Fundamental processes include the following: Manual Lathe operation, basic set-up, lay-out, measurement, turning processes, and tool geometry/sharpening. The format for this class is a self-paced lab with a minimum allowable standard established. This course requires the purchase of tools and measuring equipment required for working in the Machine Tool lab.
Blueprint ReadingThis course is designed with an emphasis on machine tooling technology related to multi-view computer-aided design (CAD-working drawings in 2D & 3D) and manufacturing prints, freehand sketches, and construction layout geometry. Visualization, line usage, working drawings, holes, sections, threads, angles and tapers, and machine details are interpreted from industry standards. Use of the Machinery's Handbook, ASME Y14.5 Dimensioning and Tolerancing documents are applied to geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) with shop drawings/prints.
5 Credit High School Academy
Registration Status //Open
Academy Dates //September 3, 2019 - January 17, 2020
Days of Week //Mon - Fri
Times //1:42 - 3:25 p.m.
Classroom Location //Augusta High School
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