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Learn the knowledge and skills required to enter the field of Advanced Manufacturing in our Boot Camp!

The Boot Camp will offer up to 6 college credits and the use of our state-of-the-art classroom in the Advanced Manufacturing Lab at MCCC.   Students can earn certifications such as OSHA-10 and  NIMS. There are opportunities for scholarships and possible funding for un/underemployed.


Participants who complete this program will be eligible to apply for apprenticeships through the  Career Advance USA grant. Those who complete apprenticeships have a high rate of immediate employment in the manufacturing sector.

  Advanced Manufacturing Bootcamp I (94 hours) (REMOTE )

Introduces students to advanced manufacturing careers and basic skills in machining, topics include machine shop safety, machine shop math, blueprint reading, dimensional measurement, and drill press. The material studied is complimented with a hands-on lab. After course completion, students are prepared for OSHA 10, NIMS exam Measurement material and safety as well as NISM exam Job Planning, Benchwork & Layout Study.

NCMFT-CS001-01  / cost: $1800 

Dates Oct 8-Dec 22   Time 6-9pm 

Sessions 32  Instructor Michael Hanna

Day M, TU, TH   NOTES No class Nov 26


  Advanced Manufacturing Bootcamp II (105 hours) (HYBRID )

Offers students an intensive hands-on experience with manual machining specifically milling and lathing. Topics include tool geometry, parts and function of engine lath and vertical milling machine, workpiece setup, and different machining operations on the lathe and mill. After course completion, students are prepared for NIMS exam milling level I and turning level I.

Dates: January 2021

Cost: $2100 


 For more information, contact Shan Bercaw at