AVERY — EHOVE Ghrist adult career class is offering a new program to help boost a decline in the pool of employees skilled in machine trades.
Machining technology is the new full-time program designed to prepare students for entry into the job market as machinists and to prepare the career-minded student to become proficient in a number of skills used in machine shops. Instruction covers programming and basic set-up and operation of manual and CNC machines, blueprint reading, shop mathematics, machine tool theory and safety. This program will encompass the following areas:
EHOVE 646-hour class will include:
n Applied mathematics
n Computer applications
n Blueprint reading
n Precision measuring
n Cutting tools and machine-ability of materials
n Turning and milling lab
n Theory of CNC machining and CNC turning and milling lab
n Safety training.
Classes will be held 6 to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursdays from Jan. 28 to Nov. 25. Also covered will be OSHA 10-Hour general industry training, employability and customer service.
Prerequisites: High School Diploma or GED and a passing score on the career test.
To register, call EHOVE toll free at (866) 256-9707 or (419) 499-4663, ext. 280.