This certificate covers the principles of machine tool technology to include the use of precision measuring, drilling machines, saws, lathes and milling machines. Career opportunities include machinist.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion, the student will:
demonstrate proficiency in technical skills and safety principles required for industrial employment.
demonstrate problem solving skills used in industrial design and product development.
demonstrate a deep understanding of the core material required for transfer to a four year university program or for certification in the department programs.
To Achieve the Job Skills Certificate
Upon completion of the following courses with at least a ‘C’ grade in each course, the student will be awarded a Basic Machine Tool Operations - Lathe, Mill Job Skills Certificate.
Bakersfield College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The ACCJC is one of the six regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.