Free Precision Machining Training Program offered by CMCC

AUBURN — The Center for Workforce & Professional Development at Central Maine Community College, in partnership with the Maine Quality Center, is offering a no-cost, 100 percent online, Precision Machining Training Fundamentals program to qualified candidates.
Participants who complete the program will have the opportunity to apply to the CMCC Precision Machining Technology Associate Degree program. The program’s anticipated training schedule is February through July. The deadline to register is Jan, 31.
The four-course program is designed to provide participants with the basic fundamentals and knowledge needed to be considered for entry-level precision machining employment opportunities. Students will take courses in Shop Math, Blueprint Reading and Sketching, CNC Milling Programming and CNC Lathe Programming. Sim software will be used for the CNC Milling and CNC Lathe programming classes. Before registration, students must take a Shop Math assessment in January.
Qualified candidates must be:
* 18 years or older and possess a high school diploma/GED/HiSET; * eligible to work in the U.S. by the completion of the training program; * work ready prior to taking the training program, and; * able to access a computer with a camera and high-speed internet capability (Zoom classes and simulation labs) and have access to email.
For more information or to register or about qualifications, contact Central Maine Community College’s Center for Workforce & Professional Development at or 207-755-5280.