Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
31-420-353 060179 Basic Machine Tools/CNC
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description31-420-353 BASIC MACHINE TOOLS/CNC ...learners will demonstrate the practice of machine shop safety rules and policies. Learners will be introduced to the basic operation of CNC mills and CNC lathes. (Prerequisite: Accepted into the CNC Machinist or CNC Technician program; Corequisites: 10-804-104, Math 2-Trades; 31-421-352, Blueprint Reading/Sket-Mach 1; 31-420-344, Intro to Machine Tool Applications; 31-420-363, CNC Milling and G-Code)
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 Drill Press
  4. Operate Vertical Milling Machine
  5. Operate Engine Lathe
  6. Operate Heavy Milling Machine
  7. Operate Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machining Center
  8. Operate Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Lathe
  9. Operate Surface Grinder