This tool is meant to make hiring easier for Washington’s aerospace and advanced manufacturing companies.
This is an ongoing list of Washington’s community and technical colleges that have aerospace and advanced manufacturing programs. Each listing details credits, program descriptions, skill sets (as taught in each program), contact information, and graduation dates.
Aerospace and advanced manufacturing industry companies can contact the community and technical college nearest to them and speak directly to an instructor about graduating students.
Machine Technology certificate students will be well positioned to begin a career in the machine trades by gaining basic machining competencies through their work on projects along with a thorough grounding in shop theory, applied math, and a special emphasis on CAD/CAM programming and CNC machining.
Machine Technology certificate graduates will:
1. Be prepared with skills to perform entry-level CNC machining and manual machining.
2. Gain a thorough grounding in shop theory and applied math.
3. Perform CAD/CAM programming and manual programming.
4. Set up and operate machine tools with a minimum of supervision.
5. Demonstrate critical thinking, teamwork, intercultural appreciation, communication and technical and information literacy skills.
Lake Washington Institute of Technology
11605 132nd Ave NE
Kirkland, WA 98034