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Mold and Stamping Die Design

Certificate Number 904204

The Mold and Stamping Die Design certificate is an advanced certificate for CNC Technician program students interested in acquiring mold and stamping die design skills.

Certificate Completers will be able to

Design a mold and stamping die using SolidWorks 3D design software.

Completers will be able to apply credits toward the following programs:

Tool and Die Apprenticeship program

Curriculum

Catalog No. Description Credits

32-420-302 Mold Die Design
2
32-420-304 Stamping Die Design
2

Certificate Total
4

Course Descriptions

32-420-302 Mold Die Design...interpret mold die prints, types of mold dies; identify mold plates, ejector pins, return pins, sprues, slides, cavities, runners, gates, leader pins/bushings; select material to be molded and design a mold die. (Prerequisites: Acceptance in the CNC program or completion of the Machine Tool Operation program; 31-420-357, Machine Shop 4; 31-420-340, Intro to G-Code & CAM 2; Corequisite: 32-420-335, CNC Turning Operation)

32-420-304 Stamping Die Design...interpret stamp die prints, types of stamp dies; identify die blocks, punches, punch plates, gages, stops, strippers, die shoes; design stamp die. (Prerequisites: Acceptance in the CNC program or completion of the Machine Tool Operation program; 31-420-357, Machine Shop 4; 31-420-340, Intro to G-Code & CAM 2; Corequisite: 32-420-335, CNC Turning Operation)

For more information, please contact: The Trades & Engineering Technologies Department,(920) 498-5461 or (800) 422-NWTC, extension 5461,or contact Enrollment Services at 888-385-NWTC.