Basic Machine Operations Certificate in Applied Science
This program trains students in basic machine tool operations and the use of precision measuring instruments for entry-level production machine operator positions.
The mission of the Machine Tool Technology program is to provide the college’s local service area with a pool of skilled entry-level machinists, toolmakers, CNC operators and CNC programmers. The program will graduate students who can enter the job force with little supervision and will be trained on equipment that is current with industry.
Acceptable placement test score(s), plus high school diploma or GED
Type of Program
Day or evening
Large and small machine shops, manufacturing companies
Visit our web page at https://www.gvltec.edu/machine_tool/.
Listed below is the ideal grouping of courses in order by semester. This plan assumes a full-time schedule. Note, however, that many variables can affect this plan, and not every course is offered every semester. Please see your advisor to map out your own personalized progression toward graduation.
Note: Please contact your advisor for recommended evening schedules.
|MTT 105||Machine Tool Math Applications||3|
|MTT 120||Machine Tool Print Reading||3|
|MTT 121||Machine Tool Theory I||3|
|MTT 122||Machine Tool Practice I||4|
|Total Semester Hours||13|
|MTT 124||Machine Tool Practice II||4|
|MTT 243||Advanced Dimensional Metrology for Machinists||3|
|Total Semester Hours||7|
|Total Required Credit Hours||20|