Manufacturing/CNC Machining

An I-BEST Program

In this three-quarter program, students will study in Shoreline's state-of-the art machine shop to learn Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machining. Students earn industry-recognized certificates. The I-BEST approach to teaching provides one instructor for technical skills, and one to teach math for machining.

Get Started!

  1. Speak with a program navigator and tour the facility 206-533-6657
  2. Explore options for financial assistance .

Three Class Times

Our classes are offered in "Day", "Evening" and "Weekend" time slots.

Day Evening Weekend*
Monday - Thursday
9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 
Monday - Thursday
4 - 10 p.m. 
5 - 9 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

*All class times offered at Shoreline campus; optional weekend classes also available at South Seattle College – Georgetown Campus.

Classes you will take

First Quarter Second Quarter Third Quarter

MFGT 105
Basic Manufacturing

This course covers:

  • Workplace Skills
  • Safety
  • Manual Material Removal
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Pre-Algebra
  • NIMS Certification
    (Measurement, Materials & Safety)

MFGT 106
Intermediate Manufacturing

This course covers:

  • CNC Fundamentals
  • Introduction to CNC Machining
  • GD&T*
  • Algebra & Geometry
  • NIMS Certification
    (CNC Mill Operator)

MFGT 120
Manufacturing Technology Applications

This course covers:

  • CNC Applications
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Trigonometry
  • NIMS Certification
    (CNC Lathe Operator)