Journeyman Technology, AAS

This program prepares students for employment, advancement and certification in both the manual and computer numerical control (CNC) machining industries.  Students will learn to read and interpret prints, use common hand tools, set up and operate metal cutting machines including mills, lathes and grinders and use precision measuring equipment.  Students will also learn to create machine code programs for CNC equipment, and load, troubleshoot and execute the programs on CNC equipment including three-, four- and five-axis mills and two- and three-axis lathes.  Students will fulfill the required classroom training hours for the Pennsylvania Journeyman Certificate, which may be obtained by completing the required shop experience hours from an associated machine shop.
 

Journeyman Technology, AAS