Certificate

Industry, Manufacturing and Construction

About this Program

The Machining, PSAV Certificate program prepares students with the necessary skills  and training to become machinists. The content taught in this program includes all aspects of the machining industry, including planning, management, finance, technical and production skills, underlying principles of technology, labor issues, community issues, and health/safety/environmental issues.



Program Overview & Requirements

Program Purpose:

 

To prepare students with the necessary skills to become machinists. The content includes all aspects of the machining industry, including planning, management, finance, technical and production skills, underlying principles of technology, labor issues, community issues, and health/safety/environmental issues.

Students will be prepared to sit for the following industry assessments:

  • National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS)

Note: This program will be offered at the Kim B. Williams Advanced Manufacturing Training Center on the main campus.

Program Length:
1,500 clock hours

Admission Requirements:
Standard high school diploma or GED diploma. Must be at least 17 years of age, and must turn 18 years of age before the end of the first semester in the program.

Note: Students must take the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) within the first semester of enrollment in the program or present evidence of allowable substitute. (Learn more .) In order to successfully complete the program, students must earn a score of 8.0 or higher in language and mathematics and a reading score of 9.0 or higher on the TABE.

Academic Division:
Workforce Development

Contact:
(850) 201-9720 or amtc@tcc.fl.edu

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry .