NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog 
    Mar 26, 2023  
NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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MCHT 1600 - Machine Tool Skills Lab

This course is a one semester (repeatable) course designed to allow students the opportunity to develop machining skills through practical experience and repeated performances to become more proficient in the machine tool trade.  The students develop competencies they wish to achieve in the machine tool area with help from the instructor.

Credits: 2

Instructional Method Lab

Concurrent enrollment in MCHT 1610 Machine Tool Technology I, MCHT 1620 Machine Tool Technology II, MCHT 2710  Machine Tool Technology III, MCHT 1700 Introduction to CNC Programming and Operation, or MCHT 2700 CNC Turning and Machining Centers

Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of MCHT 1600 Machine Tool Skills Lab, the student will:

  1. Practice safe work habits.
  2. Model a neat and orderly work area.
  3. Interpret detailed drawings used in a machine shop.
  4. Safely use hand tools commonly used in the machine shop.
  5. Operate all lab equipment safely.
  6. Practice traits that are pertinent to job performance: attitude, initiative, job knowledge, quality and safety.

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