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ME:120Manual Machining I3

This course prepares students for the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) level 1 milling, grinding and drill press skills examinations. Students will build upon skills learned in the Measurement, Materials & Safety class and the Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout course. They will learn additional skills for the metalworking industry including the safe set up and operation of milling machines, drill presses and grinders. Some of the projects required for NIMS credentialing will be incorporated as lab projects. Additional hours required. Prerequisites: ME 111 and Reading Proficiency, or departmental approval.