CNC Machining Centre Production Technician
Total Program Hours:
2 months / 3 modules a day
The CNC Lathe Production Technician program is a 9-week online program designed to help students gain the skills and knowledge required for work as entry-level CNC lathe production technicians.
CNC stands for Computer Numerical Controlled machines. A CNC Machining Centre Production Technician operates some of the manufacturing industry’s most advanced machines and robots to transform raw materials into high-quality parts. CNC machining center technicians work from blueprints, or computer-aided design (CAD), and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) files.
Students complete courses in the following areas:
- Introduction to CNC (Computer Numerical Controlled) Machining
- Fundamentals of Engineering Drawings
- Understanding Materials in Manufacturing
- Measurement Tools for Manufacturing
- Cutting Tool Basics
- Math Foundations
- Workplace Safety Awareness
- Career Building Skills
Instruction is delivered through a series of self-paced interactive online courses.
- Consumer products
- Electrical equipment
- Medical devices
Median: $21/hour The salary for this position ranges from $15 to $29.50 per hour.