Courses of Study: Manufacturing


Manufacturing, Grade 9 - 12, Introduction to Computer Numerical Control, 2009

1.) Apply safety rules, regulations, and procedures when using CNC equipment.

2.) Demonstrate care and maintenance for CNC machines.

Examples: maintenance—operating, cleaning, lubricating, setting up

3.) Identify basic G and M codes, speed and feed codes, and cutter positioning.

4.) Demonstrate skills for writing a basic CNC mill program for straight and circular moves.

5.) Demonstrate skills for writing a basic CNC lathe program for turning, facing, and corner radii.

6.) Create a finished project using CNC mill.

Example: NIMS Level I CNC Mill

7.) Create a finished project using CNC lathe.

Example: NIMS Level I CNC Lathe