This program develops basic skills in Machine Tool operations and provides experience on a variety of tools such as lathes, milling machines, Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machines, and Computer Aided Design-Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAD-CAM). Training includes industry applied math, blueprint reading, precision measuring, basic metallurgy, and heat treating.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
602 South Broadway
Portland, TN 37148
100 White Bridge Road
Nashville, TN 37209
Set up, operate, or tend milling or planing machines to mill, plane, shape, groove, or profile metal or plastic work pieces.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 1,110
Current job openings per year: 100