Coming Spring 2021
The 3D Printing Program offers 250 hours (10 weeks) of instruction. Students will attain the baseline skills needed for entry-level employment in 3D CAD modeling jobs, which involves 3D printing-specific modeling skills such as feature size, geometrical constraints, and knowledge of materials. Topics include: shop math, blueprint reading, hand tools and power tools, metrology, CAD design, and basic shop safety. Students work on projects in teams. Proper safety procedures are emphasized with the use of all equipment.
By the end of the course, students will be able to:
· Perform measurements and related math
· Use hand tools, fasteners, torque tools and power tools
· Understand blueprints
· Understand basic shop safety
· Understand basic English language; read work orders
· Understand and apply basic lean manufacturing concepts
· Conduct quality inspections on assembled products
PREREQUISITE COURSES & OTHER REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO PROGRAM / COURSE:
· 18 years of age or older
· 9th grade (TABE or CASAS) math and reading
· Authorization to work in the U.S.
PROGRAM / COURSE OBJECTIVES: To obtain an entry level knowledge of 3D Printing
For all program information including an accounting of all tuition and fees, click here.