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Fundamentals of Fabrication

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CourseGraphic You pay only $233, if you qualify and pending availability of FastForward funds. For more information call 540-453-2215.

This class is designed to introduce a student to the world of Machine Tools and Machining.  Students will learn about precision measuring tools and how to use them.  How to obtain precise measurements, how to read and understand mechanical drawings, and what tolerances are and how a Machinist goes about making a part that will be within the specific dimensions.  Machine Shop safety and safe practices will be discussed and demonstrated.  The types of Machine Tools that are used to create complex components in industry and how they work will be covered here also.  Cutting speeds and feed rates for Milling and Turning operations will also be discussed.  The NIMS Machining credential program will be explained and the first NIMS project the students will make will be reviewed.  There will be a NIMS online quiz (Measurement, Materials and Safety) the students will take that qualifies the student for a NIMS credential.  Class fee includes book.

This class will meet in the assigned classroom (T114) on our main campus, in the Technology Building.
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Class Details

16 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue

T Building - Main Campus

Rische Hupp 



Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form.



Registration Closes On
Monday, April 15, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 05/27/2019)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
4/15/2019 - 6/10/2019 Weekly - Mon, Tue 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Weyers Cave, T Building - Main Campus  Map Rische Hupp 

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