CNC Operator CC

Industrial Technology Department | C.P.C.C. Career Pathway Certificate of Completion | 6 months

Become a CNC Operator with a certificate from Clackamas Community College and gain expertise on the manual and CNC machining aspect of manufacturing.

The CNC Operator certificate is the program for you if you're looking to enter the advanced manufacturing field with a particular focus on both manual and CNC machine operation. You'll also gain the necessary training and skill to perform blueprint reading, technical mathematics and safety.

CNC Operator CC

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Description and Outcomes

CNC Operator Core Requirements

Complete the following Core Requirements
  • MFG-104
  • Print Reading
  • 3
  • MFG-107
  • Industrial Safety & First Aid
  • 3
  • MTH-050*
  • Technical Mathematics I
  • 4
  • MTT-111
  • Manual Machining I
  • 4
  • MTT-121
  • CNC I: Set-Up and Operation
  • 4


*Substitute college transfer courses for these courses if you plan to continue your education at a higher education institution. It is recommended that you consult with a faculty advisor or a staff member in Student Services for the transfer requirements of the specific advanced program or school.
Total Credits Required: 18

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