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Machining

CNC Machining

CNC or computer numerically controlled machining is a high-precision manufacturing technique used by machinists and engineers in the industrial and manufacturing industry. It is a manufacturing process wherein programmed software or computerized controls are inputted into a machine to dictate its movement and function.

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Short Term Certificates


The CNC Machining certificate is designed to prepare students for entry level CNC machining and programming positions. The program offers a series of skill-building courses in CNC machining and CAM programming for the individual desiring full-time employment in the CNC manufacturing industry.

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YC Pipeline Career Exploration

The YC Pipeline career development and job skills platform allows YC students and Yavapai County job seekers to explore in-demand careers that align with their passions, skills, and the region's economic demands. The platform gives students and job seekers advanced insights about the exact skills, education, or certificates they need to reach their career goals. Upon completion of their profile, users will then have access to a variety of career exploration opportunities and information, including job shadowing, service learning, field experience, research, apprenticeship, further education, and other opportunities specific to Yavapai County.

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Michael Schaible

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Troy Dreese