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PMT0020 Machinist Helper

0 credit hour(s)
This course prepares students for entry into the machining industry. Students explore career opportunities and requirements of a professional machinist. Content emphasizes beginning skills that are key to success in the machining industry. Students study workplace safety and organization, job-related mathematics, basic blueprint information, basic measuring operations, bench work skills, the history of manufacturing, manufacturing processes and systems, generating and interpreting computer-aided design drawings, basic precision measurement, sharpening tools, operating power saws, pedestal grinders, drill presses, and the importance of employability and entrepreneurship skills. This course emphasizes the essential knowledge and skills to meet the occupational completion point (OCP) for Machinist Helper. Contact: 300 clock hours. Additional fee. Does not count toward A.A. or A.S. degree.