Ensuring College & Career Readiness

Precision Machining


Description: Precision machine students learn to shape & form metal using the most current tool & die equipment available.  Hands-on training will be on some of the most technologically advanced equipment found in industry, including CNC (computer numerical control) lathes, CNC mills, EDM (electrical discharge machining) wire machines, CMM (coordinate measuring machine), CAD/CAM (computer-aided design/computer-aided machining) computers, robots, lathes, mills, surface grinders, drill presses, and saws.


1st Year Courses:2nd Year Courses:
7109 Principles of Precision Machining (PRIN PREC MACH)2022 – 5784 Precision Machining II 
7105 Precision Machining Fundamentals (MACH FUN)2023 – 7219 Precision Machining Capstone (PREC MACH CAP)
7107 Advanced Precision Machining (PREC MACH)
Credit Hours – 3 Credits per Semester


Dual Credits: Vincennes University Early College (95)

First Year Credits – PMTD 105, PMTD 110, PMTD 110L = 5 Dual Credits

Second Year Credits – PMTD 120, PMTD 115, PMTD 116 = 10 Dual Credits

Certifications: NIMS


Career Opportunities

Machinist, Tool & Die Maker, CNC Programmer  

Instructor – Frank McPhillips

fmcphillips@nafcs.org