Introduction to Plant Floor and CNC Principles

Provided by: Ivy Tech

 Introduces the basic concepts of manufacturing operations and plant floor layout in the production environment.  Applications of Computer Numerical Control for milling, lathe and turning operations are developed as a foundation for machining operations. Coordinate system concepts are introduced relevant to the machining processes.

Course Objectives:

  • Describe advanced manufacturing technology principles and technology
  • Describe manufacturing plant organization and functional layout based upon process flow
  • Explain the history of computer numerical control in machining.

Recommended Background

  • None

Course ID

MPRO 100


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Ivy Tech


Communication, Personal Effectiveness, Machining, Manufacturing Operations, Production Environments

Method of Delivery

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