The Machine Tool Technology course is designed to develop skills in machine tool operation and to give students experience on a variety of machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, and computer numerical control machines. Instruction is given in related mathematics, blueprint reading, precision measuring, basic metallurgy, and heat treating of metals. The program offers training on the newest computer controlled machines such as lathes, mills, machining centers, EDM wire, EDM electrode, and CMM measuring system. The actual time for completion may vary depending on the student’s progress and experience. This program is located at the main campus at 355 Scott High Drive, Huntsville, Tennessee.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
355 Scott High Drive
Huntsville, TN 37756
Set up, operate, or tend more than one type of cutting or forming machine tool or robot.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 9,080
Current job openings per year: 1,590