Recent Community College Graduates Matrix

From Aerospace and Advanced Manufacturing Programs

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.

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Basic Machining
Award Type
Certificate of Completion
Anticipated Graduates
Heather Winfrey
Precision Machining
This program prepares students to be manual machinists. Students learn to use conventional lathes and milling machines, as well as grinders and other equipment commonly found in manufacturing facilities. Students learn manufacturing theory and practical skills, as well as blueprint reading, math, communications and human relations. The program lab includes many brands of machining equipment, so students will become comfortable using a variety of controls and displays.
Skill Sets
Graduates of the Basic Machining program will: 1. Be able to apply mathematical principles, precision measurement, and blueprint reading in order to machine something according to specifications. 2. Be able to work effectively and professionally in a multicultural workplace. 3. Be able to check and troubleshoot the proper and best tool for optimal performance and efficiency. 4. Be able to obtain and advance in a job as a machinist in a variety of industrial settings.

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Renton Technical College

Renton Technical College
3000 NE 4th St
Renton, WA 98056