Training in the Machine Shop prepares the student for entry level into the Metal Working industry. Instruction is offered on basic machine tools such as Lathes, Milling machines and Grinders, as well as on the most up to date machines such as CMM, (Coordinate Measuring Machine), CNC, (Computer Numerical Control) Turning Center, EDM, (Electrical Discharge Machines) Wire and EDM Die Sinker. Related training includes Blueprint Reading, Mathematics, Precision Inspection, Layout, Welding, (Gas, Arc, Tig, and Mig,) and Plasma and Flame cutting. Depending on levels of the student and job placement, training can concentrate in any of these areas.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
401 Morgan Street
Brownsville, TN 38012
Set up, operate, or tend more than one type of cutting or forming machine tool or robot.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 5,650
Current job openings per year: 640