Computer Integrated Machining
"Cape Fear Community College: Building a future oriented world class workforce and a community of lifelong learners in partnership with regional businesses and agencies. Imagine the possibilities!"-Cape Fear Community College Vision Statement
The Machining Technology curriculum at CFCC is a two year associate's degree program that trains individuals for positions in manufacturing ranging from machine operator to computer aided manufacturing (CAM) technician.
The Machining Technology curriculum is designed to develop skills in the theory and safe use of hand tools, power machinery, computerized equipment and sophisticated precision inspection instruments.
Students will learn to interpret blueprints, set up manual and CNC machines, perform basic and advanced machining operations and make decisions to insure that work quality is maintained.
Employment opportunities for machining technicians exist in manufacturing industries, public institutions, governmental agencies and in a wide range of specialty machining job shops.