CNC Programming & Machining - Bridgwater & Taunton College

Course Overview

An introduction to CNC principles and machine structures, planning for manufacture, part programming and basic CNC operation and manufacture. Working from technical engineering drawings, learners will develop G and M code programs, prove their validity and produce components.

  • Operation planning for manufacture
  • Manual part program creation using G and M codes
  • CNC Milling and Turning programming methods
  • Interpretation of engineering drawings
  • Program simulation and editing
  • Advanced CNC programming techniques

Progression Options

Career progression.

Course Summary

Course Title CNC Programming & Machining
Entry Requirements

Applicants suitability for the course will be assessed informally upon application.

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I really enjoy studying at Bridgwater & Taunton College. All of my lessons have a friendly atmosphere and my tutors push me to be the best I can be. Studying here has allowed me to gain the qualifications I need to go on to degree level.

Myles Fisher

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