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CNC Milling Level 1: Programming Setup & Operations - NIMS - FF

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This class is available for registration anytime between July 1 through June 1.
Students have 20 weeks to complete the program.


This course is approximately 16 hours per week for six weeks. The CNC Milling Programming, Setup & Operations course teaches the program­ming, setup and operations of Computer Numeric Control (CNC) Milling Machines. Skills mastered in the pre­requisite courses will apply to operation of CNC Milling Machines. Axis Orientation and Blueprint Understanding are reinforced. Machine code is taught through multiple exercises using practical applications. Students will learn machine code along with the writing of typical machine code in order to understand programs that are being setup and operated.  All topics are taught using accepted practices to set work coordinates tool length compensation, radius com­pensation, and tool wear offsets. The final project is to write a program, set up and make a project part that complies with the engineering drawing without direct assistance, and complete the requirements of NIMS credentialing by passing a knowledge test. Machining Level I: CNC Milling Programming Setup & Operations credential is earned.

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

Instructor is available 4pm - 8pm Tuesdays and Thursdays at
New Pathways Tech
9440 James Madison Highway
Rapidan, VA  22733
Reach the instructor at 540-445-0610

Class Details

0 Sessions

NA - Online

(to be decided) TBD 

CEUs : 9.6

Start Date:upon registration



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

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Registration Closes On
Wednesday, June 1, 2022 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
N/A - Online (to be decided) TBD