Type of ProgramCertificate
LocationSouthwest VT Regional Technical School District
DatesFebruary 6-March 14, 2023
Time5:00-8:00 Tuesdays and Thursdays
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This class introduces students to CNC machines that utilize G&M code (EIA-274-D) programming. Students learn correct syntax and safe machine tool programming, as well as machine setup. Students will produce a finished part to test their skills. This is a hands on class so there is an emphasis on safety.
Prerequisites include: Basic shop math, CNC experience or completion of Intro to CNC Machining class, and Shop safety training.
Course ObjectivesBy the end of this course you will be able to safely:
✓ Write basic programs for machine tools utilizing EIA-274-O programming language.
✓ Define and set cutting tools for various machining operations.
✓ Set work shifts for machining operations.
✓ Calculate the correct feeds and speeds for various cutting tools and materials.
✓ Inspect a part using standard gauging practices.