Career Academy High School - Precision Machining

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PRECISION MACHINING

If you want to use your mechanical aptitude and have a high interest in precision work, consider our Precision Machine program. The skills taught in this program will prepare you for some of the most in-demand careers with a good salary in northeast Indiana.

Location

Precision Machining meets at the Keith Busse, Inc, Steel Dynamics Technology Center at Ivy Tech on Saint Joe Road.

 

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Interested in the Precision Machining program? Schedule an appointment to speak with your guidance counselor.

 

PROGRAMS OFFERED

  • Precision Machining

* Please Note: The above program is a year-long and meets Next Level Programs of Study requirements.  There is an opportunity for a second year, capstone course within each program as well. 

 

COLLEGE CREDIT & CERTIFICATIONS

By participating in this program, students can earn NIMS certifications and even a Technical certificate from Ivy Tech. 

 

WHAT TO EXPECT

Precision Machining

Through this program, students will learn precision machining processes used in industrial safety, terminology, tools, machine tools, measurement, and layouts.  Students will become familiar with setup and operation of power saw, drill presses, lathes, milling machines, grinders, and an introduction to CNC machines. Also, students will have work on CNCs  setup/operation/programming.  Classroom activities will concentrate on precision setup and inspection work as well as machine shop calculations.  Students will develop skills in advanced machining and measuring parts involving tighter tolerances and geometry that is more complex.  A continued focus on safety will also be included.  

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Machinist
  • Tool and Die Maker
  • CNC Operator
  • Mechanical or Industrial Engineer

STUDENT PICTURES

PRECISION MACHINING