Dec 08, 2023  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2016-2017 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Aerospace Machining Technology Certificate

Engineering Certificates

The engineering department offers 3 short term certificates, including drafting, aerospace machining technology, and CNC operators. For more information about aerospace machining technology and CNC operators certificates reference the aerospace section of this catalog.

Aerospace Machining Technology Certificates

These certificates prepare qualified individuals for entry into the job market as a machinist. Instruction covers programming and basic set-up and operation of manual & CNC machines, blueprint reading, shop mathematics, machine tool theory, and inspection. Students will be involved in the production and machining of aerospace/industry parts. Instruction will also include the use and care of a wide variety of measuring devices used in the machining profession.

Requirement: Must be eligible for MATH 075 

Required Courses

Total Credits 40

Core Competency Codes

♦ Computation
• Communication
■ Human Relation