Machine Technologies

About the Program

The machining field has many hi-tech options and the demand for machinists and machine operators remains high. CCD's machine technologies program provides you with classroom learning and hands-on experience with manual lathes, milling machines, and computer numeric control (CNC) machines. CCD is excited to offer state-of-the-art machining equipment available for you to learn, including 3D CAM programming on MasterCAM and GibbsCAM software packages. In this program, you’ll learn

  • manual milling machine operation,
  • manual lathe operation and thread cutting,
  • CNC Lathe operation and programming,
  • CNC Milling Machine operation and programming,
  • blueprint reading,
  • machine and tooling selection, and
  • tool geometry and theory.