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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The Machinist/CNC Technology program is designed to provide students with the skills necessary to gain employment in the manufacturing industry. The first year of the program will focus on skills used in a modern machine shop: machine shop math, blueprint reading, and conventional machine tool theory and lab. The last year offers advanced conventional machining and specialized training in CNC theory with introduction to CAD/CAM and procedures in quality control.
1. Operate a variety of CNC machines.
2. Set up tooling for CNC machining operations.
3. Perform quality control functions to ensure part compliance with required specification.
4. Interpret blueprints.
5. Possess knowledge of their role as an employee and factors that are critical to the company’s success.
Spokane Community College
1810 N Greene St
Spokane, WA 99217