In Introduction to Manufacturing, students are introduced to knowledge and skills used in the proper application of principles of manufacturing. The study of manufacturing technology allows students to reinforce, apply, and transfer academic knowledge and skills to a variety of interesting and relevant activities. Students will gain an understanding of what employers require to gain and maintain employment in manufacturing careers.
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*Advanced Manufacturing is a half-day pathway and does not require any previous experience. Click here to request Advanced Manufacturing in your '22-'23 class schedule.
Prepare for a high-needs industry with this unique opportunity to learn knowledge and skills using state of the art equipment.
The Advanced Manufacturing Pathway will develop learners specialized skills and enable them to enter an industry in need of talented individuals. Learners will foster the knowledge and skills for proper application of principles of manufacturing through hands-on learning with cutting-edge industry equipment. Local industry partners are excited to work alongside learners in this pathway to provide authentic and relevant experiences.
This course introduces learners to safety procedures, use of bench tools, layout tools, power saws, drill presses, precision measurement tools, and various hand tools related to the machine shop. Also included are sharpening drill bits and general purpose turning tools for the lathe and determining speeds and feeds for both the lathe and the milling machine.