Surfcam Skills Certificate


This Surfcam Skills Certificate program is designed for students wishing to further pursue a career in machining or manufacturing with an emphasis in Surfcam programming. This type of certificate program typically leads to entry to intermediate level careers as a machinist, toolmaker, CNC operator, CNC programmer, manufacturing engineer, process engineer, field service technician as well as a number of other manufacturing/service positions. This certificate requires a total of 6 units. Both classes must be completed with a grade of C or better.

Required Courses (6 units):
MACH 154 F CNC Programming Using Surfcam (formerly MACH 060 F)3
MACH 156 F Advanced CNC Programming Using Surfcam (formerly MACH 062 F)3
Total Units6

Outcome 1: Organize and construct geometry of three dimensional parts for machining operations.

Outcome 2: Select tools for the removal of material and tool-paths for rough and finish machining operations.

Outcome 3: Prepare numerically-controlled programs for computer numerical machine tools.