MATC Manual Machining Certificate
MANUAL MACHINING PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
The Manual Machining One-Year Certificate of Completion program is a self-directed, outcome-based program designed to prepare students for technician-level employment in manual machining in a manufacturing environment. The program is offered exclusively at the Manufacturing and Applied Technology Center (MATC) at COCC's Redmond Campus.
Departmental approval is required for enrollment at the Manufacturing and Applied Technology Center.
Building on a strong foundation of blueprint reading, metals preparation and quality assurance topics, students learn about manual machining by understanding setup and operation of hand tools and manual machines such as drills, saws, mills and lathes.
All credits required to satisfy the requirements of this One-Year Certificate can also be applied towards the Associate of Applied Science degree in Manufacturing Technology.
ONE YEAR MANUAL MACHINING CERTIFICATE
Suggested Course Sequence
|MAN I||3 CREDITS|
|WELD I||3 CREDITS|
|MATH 85||4 CREDITS|
|DRILL PRESS||2 CREDITS|
|BLUEPRINT READING||2 CREDITS|
|MAN II||3 CREDITS|
|MAN III||3 CREDITS|
|METALS PREP 202||2 CREDITS|
|DESIGN PROCESSES 115||2 CREDITS|
|CIS 70||2 CREDITS|
|VERTICAL MILL||2 CREDITS|
|LATHE I||2 CREDITS|
|LATHE II||2 CREDITS|
|QUALITY ASSURANCE 133||2 CREDITS|
|LAYOUT 203||2 CREDITS|
|WR 60||4 CREDITS|
This certificate/degree is designed for students planning to enter their chosen career upon graduation. Often only selected credits are considered transferrable to public or private baccalaureate institutions. Prior to starting any MATC program, students are advised to contact the institution they intend to transfer to and identify what credits may be transferable.
Regional Employment Projections from OLMIS (Oregon Labor Market Information System) indicate that jobs as are expected to grow at a somewhat faster rate than the statewide average. Total job openings are projected to be somewhat higher than the statewide average. Jobs as Tool and Diemakers are expected to grow at a somewhat faster rate than the statewide average.
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Manual Machining Certificate