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Machinist Apprentice - AMCH


While no outlines currently exist for this course, below are the course learning outcomes/competencies.

Course Learning Outcomes/Competencies

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Use Applied Mathematics
    • Solve problems involving formulas
    • Solve problems involving trigonometry
  • Use Measuring Tools
    • Use calipers and gauges
    • Use dial indicators and digital readouts
  • Interpret Drawings and Reference Materials
    • Use Machinery's Handbook and other reference materials
  • Select Materials
    • Perform heat treating
    • Perform materials testing
  • Refurbish Components
    • Describe bearings, seals and bearing materials
  • Use Lathes
    • Cut threads
    • Describe vertical lathes
  • Milling Machines
    • Use dividing heads and rotary tables
    • Operate and maintain milling machines
    • Describe boring mills
  • Use Precision Grinders
    • Describe types of precision grinders
    • Operate and maintain grinders
  • Use CNC Machines
    • Describe CNC machining centres
    • Establish co-ordinate systems and apply programming codes for machining centres
    • Operate and maintain CNC machining centres
    • Create 2D and 3D models
    • Program using CAM software

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2021

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