CNC Machining of Materials
Mechanical & Automobile Engineering
Flexible & Professional
***WEDNESDAY CLASS IS NOW FULL. TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR THURSDAY CLASSES TO COMMENCE 23RD SEPTEMBER 2021***
This unit enables the candidate to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully machine by Computer Numerical Control (CNC).
This programme is focused on programming 3-axis CNC milling and 2-axis lathe work. It includes part-programming, preparation of the machine, selection and the preparing of the required methods of work holding, the selection and the correct mounting of tooling. It also covers the operations required and safe working practices to complete the machining operations.
What modules will I study?
At the end of this module the learner will be able to:
- Produce CNC part-programs using simulation software.
- Set-up CNC machine tools.
- Produce parts using CNC machine tools.
- Reinstate the work area.
27 weeks, 3 hours per week
Thursday evenings from 7.00pm to 10.00pm
The provisional commencement date is Thursday 23rd September 2021
Transcript of the result achieved will be issued by City and Guilds (City & Guilds Award 2850-326).
15th September 2021
For queries relating to the course content
Contact: Ciaran O'Louglin
€675 tuiton fees, payable directly to LIT upon registration.
Additional City and Guilds Assessment fees and registration fee will also apply. These fees will be collected by the exams office during the course of the programme.