Description: Approved by Labor and Industry for four year Apprenticeship Program. Students will learn theory and machine operation to complete hands-on shop project. Course includes basic metal properties, safety, measurement, basic blueprint reading and math skills. Students will develop their knowledge and hands-on competency learning to operate a power saw, lathe, milling machine and perform other shop operations. Students are required to have or buy a basic machinist tool kit which includes a ruler, micrometer and dial caliper available at the start of class. First year semester 1A and 1B require a passing grade to enroll in CNC Programming.
Requirements: Prerequisite: Student must speak, read, and understand the English language. Lab fee: $450.00 - Books and tool kit to start Apprenticeship Program. Safety glasses and basic tools required.
The North Montco Technical Career Center does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities and provides equal access to youth groups. Inquiries may be directed to the Administrative Director, the Title IX Coordinator/Section 504/ADA Title II Coordinator at 1265 Sumneytown Pike, Lansdale, PA 19446 or 215-368-1177.