British Columbia Institute of


MACH 1130 - CNC Operator Level 1

Machinist Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

Focuses on the identification of conventional and CNC machines: Terminology, axis of motion and coding. Includes the study of the coordinate system of CNC machines, CNC operation, and maintenance, tooling of CNC machine, basic programming skill for turning center and machine center, as well as canned cycles.


3 years of machine shop experience and department pre-test.



This course was retired after the Fall 2018 term and is no longer offered through BCIT Part-time Studies.

Related Programs

MACH 1130 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Operator
    Part-time   Statement of Completion

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