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CNC Helper - Certificate

This certificate is primarily intended for high school students through dual credit. Upon the completion of this certificate, these high school students would be looking to secure entry-level positions or transfer credits into NWTC’s CNC Technician program. We encourage all other students to apply to the CNC Technician program for more employment opportunities.

Program Code: 614443
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Area of Study: Manufacturing

Program Costs & Financial Aid

Tuition: $767, Books: $190, Supplies: $100

Total Approximate Costs
$1,057

Estimates based on in-state residency. Learn more about tuition and fees.

Delivery

  • Day: Offered at area High Schools
  • Part-time: Offered at area High Schools

How do I get started in this program?

Requirements for Program Entry

  • This certificate is primarily intended for high school students through dual credit. We encourage all other students to apply to the CNC Machinist or CNC Technician programs for more employment opportunities.

What will I learn?

Curriculum

This certificate is primarily intended for high school students through dual credit. Upon the completion of this certificate, these high school students would be looking to secure entry-level positions or transfer credits into NWTC’s CNC Technician program. We encourage all other students to apply to the CNC Technician program for more employment opportunities.

Total Credits 4

What careers are in my future?

Employment Potential

A graduate of the certificate will have the potential for employment in the following areas:

  • Helpers
  • Production workers

What else do I need to know about the program?

Note

  • There are many career opportunities available for graduates of the CNC Technician program. These are essential workers in manufacturing and production industries.
Online

Classes wherever you have an internet connection. 

  • An in-person career experience, such as an internship, practicum, or credit for prior learning, may be required.
  • Some online courses may be held at specific dates/times.
Day
Classes between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Evening
Classes between the hours of 5:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Weekend
A combination of online classes and Saturday and/or Sunday classes.
Full-time
12 or more credits per term.
Part-time
Fewer than 12 credits per term.