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Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation
Major: 5103N
First Term: 2020 Fall   
Award: CCL  
Total Credits: 6
CIP Code: 15.0613

Instructional Council: Applied Technology (57)

GPA: 2.0
SOC Code: Upon completion of this certificate, students may pursue a career as:
17-3029.09 Manufacturing Production Technicians
51-4081.00 Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tender, Metal and Plastic
51-4034.00 Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tender, Metal and Plastic
51-4035.00 Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tender, Metal and Plastic


Description: The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in CNC Machine Operator prepares students for employment as entry level operators and technicians in the manufacturing industry. The program provides applied skills in the operation of manual/Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machines for current and future needs of the manufacturing industry. Certificates of Completion (CCLs) in CNC Machining I and CNC Machining II and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Manufacturing Production Technology are also available.


Learning Outcomes
1. Perform basic preventive maintenance checks on Computer Numerical Control (CNC) equipment. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
2. Safely start up, operate and power down Computer Numerical Control (CNC) equipment. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
3. Use a fundamental understanding of technical documentation to safely monitor CNC equipment. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
4. Appropriately use tool and work holding devices. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
5. Demonstrate the ability to set a tool compensation including height, length, diameter, and wear. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
6. Use appropriate devices to confirm a part`s compliance. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
7. Use a fundamental understanding of program code to properly operate a CNC machine. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
8. Effectively document work. (MPT130, MPT130MP)
Program Notes
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.
+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates any suffixed courses.


Required Courses
MPT130 CNC Machine Operator (6) OR
MPT130MP CNC Machine Operator (6) 6
Credits: 6

+ indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites.
++ indicates that any suffixed course may be selected.
MCCCD Governing Board Approval Date: November 26, 2019

All information published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.





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