Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
31-420-342 060177 Intro to Machine Tools/CNC
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description31-420-342 INTRO TO MACHINE TOOLS/CNC ...learners will be introduced to and demonstrate the practice of machine shop safety rules and policies. They will be introduced to the operation of vertical band saws, drill presses, precision grinders, conventional lathes and horizontal mills, conventional vertical mills, conventional knee mills and layout tables. (Prerequisite: Accepted into the CNC Machinist or CNC Technician program; Corequisites: 10-804-104, Math 2-Trades; 31-421-352, Blueprint Reading/Sket-Machine 1)
Total Credits2
Prior Learning Assessments
  1. Credit by Exam
Course Competencies
  1. Apply safe work habits in the machine tool lab
  2. Apply Semi-Precision Measurement
  3. Operate a Pedestal Grinder
  4. Preform layout and bench work
  5. Operate a Power Saw
  6. Operate a Drill Press
  7. Operate an Engine Lathe
  8. Operate a Horizontal Milling Machine