CNC Mill Operations

Competencies

  • Applied mathematics
  • Cutting tool assembly
  • Geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Inspection
  • Machine maintenance
  • Machine safety
  • Machining applications
  • Measurements
  • Operations
  • Print reading
  • Shop safety

See Certification Toolkit for a complete list of competencies.

Industry Standard

Machining Level I

Performance

  • Assessment Type: CAR
  • MET-TEC Inspection: N/A
  • Performance Affidavit: Submitted online via evaluator

Theory

  • 48 questions
  • 90-minute time limit
  • Proctor required
  • Paper version available
  • Retake policy

Cost

Visit the Credentialing Fees page for the latest pricing information.

Study Material

  • From NIMS: None at this time
  • Endorsed Third-Party Materials: Cengage Learning (textbook and study guide)