MTT 252 - CNC Setup and Operations

This course covers CNC setup and operations. Instruction is primarily applied to milling and drilling operations. Instruction will be given in writing a sequence of operations, the alignment of fixtures, proper loading of the work piece, the reading and interpretation of sequence of action codes and how to verify the program. The course includes topics on how to measure parts and recognize problems.
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Greenville Technical College
CNC, Milling and Drilling Operations, Sequence of Operations, Machine Tool Technology, CNC Programmer, CNC Programming, CNC Operations

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing -- Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing (3341)
Production Occupations -- Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic (51-4011)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Engineering Technologies/Technicians (15)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
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Course Note:
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Programming and Operations Associate in Applied Science


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