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CNC Machinist is offered at Kirtland Gaylord.
What will you learn?
You’ll learn everything you need to know about coding, CNC machining and manual machining, including how to operate, maintain, troubleshoot and fix systems. Our CNC certificate is a fast-track program, and you could earn your certificate within a year.
Oh, the places you can go with your CNC certificate!
The fact that our Computer Numeric Controlled Machinist program takes place at the M-TEC in Gaylord makes it convenient and the investments we’ve made in modern equipment make it impressive — you’ll be more valuable to employers everywhere.
You’ll learn from experts in the industry with years of combined experience that they’ll be passing on to you. You’ll use the latest tools and technology, and we’ll also teach you the old-school, manual machining skills still used in CNC shops. You’ll be ready no matter what. Internships working with local contractors will really polish your skills.
Even if you already have a job, you can do this! The program is designed to be flexible, so people just like you can be even more successful. Flexible schedules, fast-track training, the newest tools and technology are all set up to prepare you for success AND a better job.
This program is for you if you:
- want the skills and knowledge to impress employers
- are ready for a better job and bigger challenges
- like the idea of getting it done fast
- think it’s time to invest in education and training!
Jobs, Promotions & Industry Cred
Once you complete your Computer Numeric Controlled certificate your future will look brighter because you’ll be worth more money. You’ll be able to consider more job openings than you can right now because you’ll be qualified. Your certificate will set you up for better positions throughout your entire career.
There’s a chance you’re hesitating to invest time and money in training and education. We get it. It’s a choice a lot of people face, but we can help you navigate the process just like we do all day anyway! We want you to enhance the quality of your life and know a certificate can make a huge difference.
Requirements in job descriptions you may have seen make it pretty clear that employers are looking for people with certain qualifications. If you’re not qualified (yet), don’t let that deflate you — let it inspire you to act on that hunch you have. With your CNC certificate from Kirtland, you’ll be qualified for jobs that are just out of reach right now. We’ll help you get ready to land a great job — or finally be qualified to go after a promotion. You’ll have solid skills and you’ll have more choices! We promise. And we’re here to help every step of the way!
A Day in the Life of a Machinist
If you like math and big machinery, these interests could lead to a huge paycheck as a machinist. And did we mention the job security? There are thousands of job openings expected over the next few years. One of these could be yours!
What’s distinctive about our Computer Numeric Controlled program?
- It has the latest fabricating equipment, industry tools and technology
- Instructors have industry credibility and decades of experience
- It’s a great option for high school students who want a dual-enrollment program and to take advantage of huge costs savings
- It’s great training for someone who wants to get their foot in the CNC door or wants to update their existing skills to go after that promotion or better job
- It’s conveniently located at the M-TEC in Gaylord
Ready to get started?
Take a minute to consider your current situation, future options, and decide this investment will be worth it. We’re sure you won’t ever have to overlook a job posting requiring a CNC certificate ever again. Get started today. Our admissions, registration, advising and financial services staff are ready to help you now!