Milling Setup and Operation, I-BEST

LWTech Accounting Assistant I-BEST programCertificate Information and Schedule

  • Certificate Length: 1 Quarter
  • Credits: 15
  • I-BEST Start Dates: Spring Quarter (Daytime)

The Milling Setup and Operation Certificate prepares students for a high-demand career in the machine trades. Students learn basic machining through creative and inventive class projects. Instructors teach machine shop expectations, applied math, and a special emphasis on CAD/CAM programming and CNC machining. Milling Setup and Operation students can continue studying at LWTech to complete additional certificates or the Machining Technology Associate (AAS) degree.

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Milling Setup and OperationI Certificate Course Sequence and Course Descriptions

Employment and Wages

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