CNC Machining Career Outlook

After completing this certificate, you will be ready for your career as a(n):

  • CNC Operator
  • Machine Tool Programmer
  • Machine Operator
  • Machine Setup Person
  • Apprentice Machinist

Related Programs

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Machine Tool Operation

Machining is the foundation of manufacturing. In this program, you will become proficient in the set up and operation of manual mills, lathes, grinders, drills and saws as you complete increasingly complex projects while holding tight tolerances.

Ashland  |  Manufacturing

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Machine Tool Technician

The two-year machine tool technician program at WITC will prepare you to operate and set up machine tools for the machining industry.

Superior  |  Manufacturing

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Machine Tooling Technics

The Machine Tooling Technics program emphasizes mold and toolmaking for the plastic injection molding industry including using computerized machining equipment.

New Richmond  |  Manufacturing

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Construction and Cabinetmaking

The Construction and Cabinetmaking program will provide you with the knowledge and skills necessary for job success in the construction industry. You will learn the fundamentals of building design, construction, layout operation, related mathematics, print reading, estimating, CNC, cabinet construction and materials of industry.

Rice Lake  |  Architecture and Construction


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Rice Lake Admissions Contact

Sara Eckstein

Admissions Advisor

800.243.9482 ext. 5220


Ashland Admissions Contact

Jennifer Bednarik

Admissions Advisor

800.243.9482 ext. 3195


New Richmond Admissions Contact

Jodi Saliny

Admissions Advisor

800.243.9482 ext. 4339


Superior Admissions Contact

Cindy Miller

Admissions Advisor

800.243.9482 ext. 6243


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