Course Code: ET1EC307
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Fancy something different? Learn basic machining skills with this 12-hour course. You don’t need any machining experience, although if you do have experience this course will help you to widen your skills. This is very much a hands-on course, with expert tutors providing an excellent overview of practical turning and milling. Based in our well-equipped workshops, you will discover the basics of metal machining, learn about safely operating milling machines and try your hand at a range of turning and milling techniques. The course aims to increase your confidence in using machines generally and might spark a new interest or even a new career.
Whether you're completely new to machining or you already have some experience of turning and milling, this course is for you.
Modules and Assessment
Teaching and Learning Methods
This is a highly practical course delivered over up to 12 hours in our well-equipped workshops.
Some independent work is also needed, which our tutors will advise you about separately.
Work Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
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