CNC Set-Up/Operator Certificate

Program Name: 
CNC Set-Up/Operator Certificate
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In a manufacturing environment where machines do much of the labor, the human touch is needed to ensure consistent productivity and high quality of goods. Computer numerical controlled (CNC) equipment operators handle the initial startup of a program, maintain quality control of the parts being machined and troubleshoot CNC machine tools when necessary.

Moraine Park's CNC Set-Up/Operator Certificate is designed for individuals who have limited or no manufacturing background in the setup and operation of CNC equipment. This certificate covers how to perform: Operation of machine tools; Computer operations; Entry-level CNC programming; CNC setup; CNC operation; Industrial trades math; Blueprint reading; Use of precision measuring equipment.

Occupation Titles: 
  • Graduates of the certificate can find employment in:
  • Machine shops
  • Metal fabrication
  • Tool and die shops
  • Furniture and wood product manufacturers
  • Plastics manufacturers
This is a credit certificate
Offered at this College: 
Offered At: 
  • West Bend

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  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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