BICT2023 Poudre Valley Mill 200 - Front Range Community College

This 24-hour custom course is geared to high level technicians and engineers and includes a review of safety procedures, basic programming, set up and operation procedures relevant to the CNC mills and specifically the Tormach CNC Mill. A majority of class time will be spent on lab and practical application exercises.
Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Other Material Types:
Assignment, Drill and Practice, Hybrid/Blended Course, Presentation, Quiz/Test, Syllabus, Workshop and Training Material
Front Range Community College
Project Name:
CHAMP - Colorado Helps Advanced Manufacturing Programs
Funding Source:
Vertical Milling Machine, Indexing Head Operations, Rotatory Table Operations, Grinding, Milling Feeds and Speeds, Milling Operations, Milling Cutting Tools, Milling Toolholders, Milling Workholders, HAAS

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
CHAMP Advisory industry members reviewed course competencies and curriculum
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing -- Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing (3327)
Production Occupations -- Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic (51-4035)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Technology Education/Industrial Arts (21)
Credit Type:
  • Non-Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
24 hrs.
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Presentation only - requires user to navigate through content.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Consultations during development of instructional materials
  • Participation as an ongoing member of team developing the instructional materials
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Expertise of Project's Instructional Designers
Course Note:
Precision Machining Technology


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Copyright / Licensing

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Creative Commons License
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