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Machine Tool Technology

What you will learn at Snow College Machine Tool Technology?

Subjects taught and training includes: 

  • Mathematics and Science
  • Machine Shop Theory & Machining Mechanics and Metallurgy
  • Engineering Drawings and Drafting
  • Measuring and Layout Equipment
  • Handtools and Benchwork
  • Drill Presses and Drilling
  • Lathes, Shapers and Planers, Boring Mills
  • Jigs and Fixtures
  • Milling, Grinding and Cutting Operations
  • Drilling, Balancing, Boring and Reaming
  • Electrical Discharge Machines (EDM) and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Equipment


The CNC machinist technical training program consists of: 

  • Mathematics and Science
  • Technical Communications
  • Measurement Devices and Techniques
  • Measurement and Control Systems
  • Safety and Shop Practices
  • CNC Programming Format
  • Manufacturing Processes
  • Computer-Aided Design
  • Computer-Aided Manufacturing
  • CNC Lathe, Mill, Electrical Discharge Machining and Grinder