Metal Cutting Specialist

Metal Cutting Specialist training program provides instruction for entry-level trainees studying to become a Machinist Helper.

For entry-level trainees studying to become a Machinist Helper.

Prepare your employees for rewarding careers in Machine Technology! From basic industrial math to drilling, lubrication, and metal cutting, this program, combined with on-the-job training, provides novices with the comprehensive knowledge and skill set they need to become a Metal Cutting Specialist. Much of the courseware also supports skills development for the Millwright or general plant maintenance trades. Program graduates will be able to:

You can work with your Training Consultant to devise an individualized program or follow the complete Metal Cutting Specialist course list below.

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Metal Cutting Specialist Course List

Metric System186011
Introduction to Algebra186013
Practical MeasurementsBlock X22
Linear and Distance Measurement 186021
Bulk Measurement 186022
Temperature Measurement 186023
Energy, Force, and Power 186024
Fluid Measurement 186025
Manufacturing Processes, Part 12520A
Trades Safety: Getting Started186001
Working Safely with Chemicals186002
Fire Safety186003
Material Handling Safety186006
Electrical Safety for the Trades186005
Introduction to Print Reading186039
Tolerancing and Symbols186041
Sectional Views and Simplified Drafting186042
Reading Shop Prints6720A-B
Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing3860
Hand and Power ToolsBlock X24
Common Hand Tools, Part 1 186052
Common Hand Tools, Part 2 186053
Precision Measuring Instruments, Part 1 186068
Electric Drilling and Grinding Tools 186054
Power Cutting Tools 186055
Pneumatic Hand Tools 186056
Plumbing and Pipefitting Tools286042
Electricians' Tools006026
Tool Grinding and Sharpening186057
Woodworking Hand Tools186058
Routers, Power Planers, and Sanders186059
Jacks, Hoists, and Pullers186060
Bench Work, Part 35004C
Lubrication, Part 2286092
Precision Measuring Instruments, Part 2186069
Precision Measuring Instruments, Part 3186070
Metal ProcessingX0601
Ferrous MetalsX0602
Nonferrous MetalsX0603
Identification of MetalsX0604
Introduction to Pumps and CompressorsX0610
Bearings and Seals, Part 1286093
Bearings and Seals, Part 2286094
Introduction to Power TransmissionX0612
Materials Handling2512

Estimated Program Duration: 360 hours.

Number of Exams: 53.

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