CNC Specialist (CS51) Technical Certificate of Credit
Length of Program: 2 Semesters
Program Description: The CNC Specialist Technical Certificate of Credit program provides training for graduates to gain employment as CNC machine tool technicians. Topics include: CNC Fundamentals, mill and lathe manual programming, CNC practical applications, and CAD/CAM programming. The program emphasizes a combination of CNC theory and practical application necessary for successful employment.
Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters
Entrance Requirements: Students applying for the CNC Specialist TCC must be a graduate of a Machine Tool Technology Diploma or Degree program or must have three to five years experience at the machinist level.
Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivelant (GED). An offical college transcript will be required if applicable.
Advisor: A Progam Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. As advisor will be assigned in admissions.
Program Final Exit Point: CNC Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit
Credits required for Graduation: 22 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.
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|AMCA 2110CNC Fundamentals
Pre-requisite(s): Provisional Admission Provides a comprehensive introduction to computer numerical controlled (CNC) machining processes. Topics include: safety, Computer Numerical Control of machinery, setup and operation of CNC machinery, introduction to programming of CNC machinery, and introduction to CAD/CAM.
|AMCA 2130CNC Mill Manual Programming
Pre-requisite(s): Provisional Admission Provides instruction for the safe operation and manual programming of computer numerical controlled (CNC) milling machines. Topics include: safety, calculation for programming, program codes and structure, and program run and editing of programs.
|AMCA 2150CNC Lathe Manual Programming
Pre-requisite(s): Provisional Admission Provides instruction for the safe operation and manual programming of computer numerical controlled (CNC) Lathes. Topics include: safety, calculations for programming, program codes and structure, and program run and editing programs.
|AMCA 2170CNC Practical Applications
Pre-requisite(s): Provisional Admission Provides additional instruction in part holding and fixture design. Students will also gain additional experience in print-to-part development of CNC programming. Topics include: safety, fixture design and manufacturing, and CNC part manufacturing.
|AMCA 2190CAD/CAM Programming
Pre-requisite(s): Provisional Admission Emphasizes the development of skills in computer aided design (CAD) and computer aided manufacturing (CAM). The student will design and program parts to be machined on computer numerical controlled machines. Topics include: hardware and software, drawing manipulations, tool path generation, program posting, and program downloading.
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The information in this College Catalog and Student Handbook accurately reflects current policies and procedures at the time of publication. Students are admitted to the College under and are subject to the provisions of the SRTC Catalog and Student Handbooks for the term they initially enroll. Students in all programs are admitted under and are subject to the provisions of the College Catalog and Student Handbook and applicable addendums for the term they are admitted to the program at Southern Regional Technical College. If for any reason, a break in enrollment occurs, students must reapply and satisfy the College Catalog and Student Handbook requirements for the term of their re-entry to any program. The provisions of this catalog are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between Southern Regional Technical College and the student. The College reserves the right to change any provision or requirement at any time.
Southern Regional Technical College. (2020). 2020-2021 College Catalog and Student Handbook
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