MWSC Tooling Manufacturing Practices

This 39-hour course offers an audit of the operation and function of the following machines; Cut-off Saw, Band Saw, Pedestal Grinder, Belt Sander, Drill Press, Lathe, Vertical Milling Machine, Surface Grinder, Heat Treatment, Honing Machine, etc. Student will have a basic understanding of manufacturing processes and equipment.

This course is designed through class theory and visits to manufacturing facilities will provide this necessary foundational knowledge. 

Course Outline:
  • Basic processes and machinery used in the job shop, tool room, or small manufacturing facility and the advanced equipment used in larger operations.  
  • Material physical properties, testing and treatment
  • Quality measurement and gauging, process planning, and manufacturing systems are included. 

2018-2019 Course Details
This class will run on Tuesday & Thursdays, 6-9 pm  

Book requirements:
Manufacturing Processes and Materials, 5th edition  
ISBN: 978-0872638716

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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.

"We look forward to strengthening 
our existing relationship" 
Local economic development official
The Manufacturers' Association
320 Busser Road, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 493
Emigsville PA, 17318
(717) 843-3891