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

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2018/2019 Session Details:
48 Hours
Tuesday & Thursday, 6-9 pm

Book requirements: 
Computer Numerical Control Concepts and Programming 4e

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Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be received at least 10 business working days prior to class start date. Substitutions will be accepted at anytime. No shows and cancellations less than 10 business days prior to class start will be charged the advertised price for the class.

Date: 11/1 - 1/3/19
Sessions: 16 sessions
Times: 6 -9 pm
Location: MA Training Center, 320 Busser Road, Emigsville PA
Cost (member): 558 + book
Cost (non-member): 837+book

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our existing relationship" 
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The Manufacturers' Association
320 Busser Road, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 493
Emigsville PA, 17318
(717) 843-3891