Winter Registration Open

Machining Essentials (Pre-admission Course)

Machining

Description

This course must be completed with a B- or better before a student can register for courses in the Machining Technology program. An introductory course to basic procedures and machining operations encountered in the manufacturing industry. Topics include essential safety practices, use of basic measuring tools, and applications of pedestal grinding, rough sawing material, basic manual lathe operations OR basic manual mill operations.
 

Objectives:

  • Identify safe practices in a machine shop
  • Identify correct clean-up procedures
  • Demonstrate accurate use and reading of steel rules, micrometers, and calipers
  • Perform basic layout procedures
  • Demonstrate and perform accurate use of hand tools
  • Demonstrate safe setup and operation of band saws

Lathe Option – Objectives:

  • Demonstrate safe operation of a pedestal grinder
  • Demonstrate safe operation of a lathe
  • Demonstrate proper machine maintenance and workstation cleanup
  • Demonstrate proper workholding device selection and setup
  • Demonstrate proper lathe cutting tool selection and setup
  • Demonstrate efficient speeds and feeds for lathe tooling
  • Perform accurate lathe OD machining operations
  • Create and evaluate surface finishes
OR
 

Mill Option – Objectives:

  • Demonstrate safe operation of a milling machine
  • Demonstrate proper machine maintenance and workstation cleanup
  • Demonstrate proper workholding device selection and setup
  • Demonstrate proper mill cutting tool selection and setup
  • Demonstrate efficient speeds and feeds for mill tooling
  • Perform accurate milling of outside and inside surfaces
  • Perform accurate holeforming mill operations for size and location
  • Create and evaluate milled surface finishes
 
Questions? Contact Wes at wchambers@btech.edu
 

Books and Supplies

Text and materials provided.

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About the Class

Price: $100

Location: Logan Campus

Room: 701

Date: See Registration Code Below

Time: 8 am - 3 pm OR 5 pm - 10 pm

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Registration Code

Winter Registration Opens January 2, 2023

Winter

Class Date Day Time Code Cost
Jan 9 - Jan 23 Mon - Fri 8 am - 3 pm MACH 0995 13 LC $100
Jan 10 - Jan 26 Tu W Th 5 pm - 10 pm MACH 0995 14 LC $100
Feb 13 - Feb 27 Mon - Fri 8 am - 3 pm MACH 0995 15 LC $100
Feb 14 - Mar 2 Tu W Th 5 pm - 10 pm MACH 0995 16 LC $100
Mar 13 - Mar 27 Mon - Fri 8 am - 3 pm MACH 0995 17 LC $100
Mar 14 - Mar 30 Tu W Th 5 pm - 10 pm MACH 0995 18 LC $100

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The mission of the Bridgerland Technical College is to deliver competency-based, employer-guided career and technical education to both secondary and post-secondary students through traditional and technology-enhanced methodologies. This hands-on technical education provides occupational education, skills training, and workforce development to support the educational and economic development of the Bear River Region.

 

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Logan Campus
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll-Free: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016

 

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Brigham City, UT 84302

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