Dec 05, 2023  
2023-24 Gaston College Catalog and Student Handbook 
2023-24 Gaston College Catalog and Student Handbook

Computer-Integrated Machining - CNC and Manual Milling Operator Certificate (C50210B)

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This curriculum is designed to give an individual entry-level skills needed to gain employment as a machinist or Computer Numerical Control Programmer (CNC).

It is recommended that students have the necessary math and reading skill before enrollment in this program.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates will: 

  1. Demonstrate hands-on concepts of CNC Milling including Facing, End Milling, Drilling, Tapping, Counter Boring, and Counter Sinking.
  2. Demonstrate the ability to read blueprints as well as the ability to think critically in complex problem solving tasks.
  3. Demonstrate the ability and knowledge to use and properly care for shop inspecting equipment including Dial and Veneer Calipers, OD and ID Micrometers, Metal Scales, Depth Micrometers, Height Gages, and Gage Blocks.

Total Program Hours: 13


The courses taken in this certificate program may be applied toward the Associate in Applied Science degree in Computer-Integrated Machining.

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