College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Computer Integrated Machining program, offered at the Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center in Currituck, will teach you the theory and safe use of hand tools, power machinery, computerized equipment and sophisticated precision inspection instruments.
You’ll learn how to:
- Interpret blueprints.
- Set up manual and computer numerical control (CNC) machines.
- Perform basic and advanced machining operations.
- Make decisions to ensure work quality.
Employment opportunities for machining technicians include manufacturing industries, public institutions, government agencies and a wide range of specialty machining shops.
If you’re undecided about a program of study, visit career services.