The Basic Conventional Machining Certificate introduces
to manual machining, both lathes and mills. The students will
blueprint reading, machining calculations, and the measuring
(metrology) used in the industry.
Upon successful completion of the Basic Conventional
certificate, the graduate should be able to:
- Complete projects using milling machines, bench grinders,
saws, lathes, and drill presses
- Produce rapid prototyping models
- Complete computer-aided drafting projects
- Students completing this certificate will acquire a minimum of
National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS).