Course Description:

This course is designed to give an introductory working knowledge of basic CNC programming. 

Course Objectives:

Student will learn basic programming concepts and techniques which will include; a study of EIA word address formats, numerical control systems and machinery, process planning, two and three axis programming, and math for numerical control.

Course Outline:

  • Numerical control systems and components.
  • Use of various types of CNC machines and tooling.
  • CNC machining strategies and operations from working drawings.
  • Write two and three axis programs in EIA word address format, for various machine tools.
  • Apply these methods and techniques to the Machine shop environment 
  • Applied Trigonometry

Shop Math II or Test out approval

2017/2018 Session Details:
60 Hours
Tuesday & Thursday, 6-9 pm

Book requirements: 
Computer Numerical Control Concepts and Programming 4e

Register Below or
Contact the MA Training Department at 717-843-3891 

Date: 10/19 - 12/28/17
Sessions: 16 sessions
Times: 6 -9 pm
Location: Manufacturing Training Center, 320 Busser Road, Emigsville PA
Cost (member): 485 + book
Cost (non-member): 728+book

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320 Busser Road, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 493
Emigsville PA, 17318
(717) 843-3891