School of Applied Technology

Manual Machinist (KMAT)

Certificate of Proficiency
450 Hours

This program prepares students for skilled positions as an entry-level manual machinist. Manual machinists are individuals who are able to set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. Students will learn through hands-on projects and computer-assisted instruction, the basic skills needed to fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical and/or precision instruments. Employment may also include fabricating and modifying parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines.

Occupations in this Area

For state and national occupation information, visit http://online.onetcenter.org/find/and enter the following O*Net code(s):

  • 51-4041.00 Machinists
  • 51-4081.01 Combination Machine Tool Setters and Set-Up Operators, Metal and Plastic

Tuition and Fees

  • Application Fee: $40.00
  • Tuition: $859.50
  • Student Fees: $67.50
  • Lab Fees: $60.00
  • Books: $173.00

Total Estimated Cost: $1,200.00
(subject to change without notice)

Financial Aid

VA

Requirements

TABE Test Required:

  • Reading: 8.0
  • Math: 7.0

           Entry Criteria waived with instructor approval

Available Class Schedules

Taylorsville Redwood Campus

4600 South Redwood Road
Taylorsville, Utah 84130

Mon - Thu 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Required Courses: (450 Clock Hours)

Course

Title

Clock Hours

Semesters

Prerequisite

KMAT 0010

Machine Shop Introduction

25

A

 

KMAT 0050

Blue Print Reading

50

A

 

KMAT 0205

Basic Lathe

60

A

 

KMAT 0250

Advanced Lathe

60

A

 

KMAT 0105

Basic Mill

60

A

 

KMAT 0155

Advanced Mill

60

A

 

KMAT 0305

Basic Grinding

60

A

 

KMAT 0355

Advanced Grinding

60

A

 

KWRK 0515

Job-Seeking Skills

15

A

 


Other

Not to be confused with Machining CNC/CAM Technology (offered through SLCC-credit side)

Program Student Learning Outcomes

Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes

 

  1. Acquire Substantive Knowledge
  2. Communicate Effectively
  3. Develop Quantitative Literacy
  4. Think Critically and Creatively
  5. Civic Engagement
  6. Work Professionally and Constructively
  7. Develop Computer and Information Literacy

Students demonstrate advanced operation of grinding used to machine metals.

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Students demonstrate basic operation of grinding used to machine metals.

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Students demonstrate advanced operation of lathes used to machine metals.

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Students demonstrate basic operation of lathes used to machine metals.

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Students demonstrate advanced operation of mills used to machine metals.

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Students demonstrate basic operation of mills used to machine metals.

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Department Contact Info

Taylorsville-Redwood Campus
ATC Building

General Information
801-957-7522

Program Information
801-957-3354

Academic Advisor
Lynda Gray
Redwood Campus ATC 219
801-957-5127

Program Faculty

Program Coordinator
Joel Clarkson

Instructor
Brent Smith