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Machining Level 1: Manual Milling 1 - FF

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This class is available for registration anytime between July 1, 2020 through May 13, 2021.

This course is number 4 in this 5-course series.

Manual Milling 1 is approx. 12 hours per week for six weeks.   Emphasis of this course is on the proper setup and operation of Vertical Manual Milling Machines.  The course includes Safety Considerations, Precision Measuring Instruments, Details of Manual Milling Machine Features, and Set Up of Manual Milling Machines.  Accepted Milling Practices are learned, including Milling Tool Selection and Use, Calculation of Surface Speed, Feed Rate and Part Orientation, and Work Holding Requirements.  Detailed instruction is provided in understanding details typically found on engineering drawings of milled components.  Orthographic Projection, Basic Symbols and Notation, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing are covered.  Use of calipers and micrometers is reinforced.  Drilling, threading, tapping and reaming skills are utilized.  Use and understanding of the Machinist Handbook is continued.  Completion of course requires the completion of a project part that complies to the tolerancing required on the project engineering drawing and passing associated knowledge test.  This earns the student a NIMS Machining Credential.

The prerequisites for this class are: Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout and Measurement Materials & Safety.

Instructor is available 9 am - 7 pm Monday through Thursday at
New Pathways Tech
9440 James Madison Highway
Rapidan, VA  22733
Reach the instructor at 540-445-0610.

Class Details

250 Sessions
Weekly - Wed, Thu, Mon, Tue

Carver Center

(to be decided) TBD 

CEUs : 9.6



Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving this grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this: WCG Release Form

VA Ready Eligible Program: VA Ready is a newly established non-profit organization supporting out-of-work Virginians who commit to training for in-demand jobs so they can get back to work quickly. If you are currently unemployed, you are eligible to become a VA Ready Scholar and receive a $1,000 Credential Achievement Award. Learn more about VA Ready.



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/31/2021, 07/05/2021, 09/06/2021)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/1/2020 - 9/15/2021 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Rapidan, Carver Center  Map (to be decided) TBD