Conversational Programming Skills Certificate

Division: Technology and Engineering


The Conversational Programming Skills Certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in the CNC programming field and/or manufacturing field. The courses in this program focus on conversational programming methods and technique. This certificate program is also designed to enhance the skills of individuals already in the CNC/machining and manufacturing field that have a desire to learn more about conversational controls in the manufacturing trade. The student is required to complete a total of 11 units. At least one half of the units toward this certificate must be completed at Fullerton College. A grade of C or better is required for each course taken.

Required Courses (11 units):
MACH 101 F Introduction to Machine Tools (formerly MACH 091 F)5
MACH 105 FConversational Programming I3
MACH 106 FConversational Programming II3
Total Units11

Outcome 1: Produce a conversational program for a CNC Lathe or Mill.

Outcome 2: Setup and operate a CNC Lathe or Mill using conversational programs.