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G-Code and CAM

Credits: 2
Course Number: 31-420-364

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Course Description

31-420-364 G-CODE AND CAM …learn basic programming with computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software, along with G-and M-code programming of computer numerically controlled (CNC) milling and turning machines. (Prerequisite: Accepted into CNC Machinist or CNC Technician; 10-420-100 CNC Interface Methods; 31-420-363 CNC Milling and G-Code)

Course Typically Offered

  • Spring

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How can I use this course to achieve my career goals?

This course is associated with the following programs:

What will I learn?

  1. Prepare CNC Milling Machine Programs with G- and M- codes
  2. Prepare CNC Turning Machine Programs with G- and M- codes
  3. Troubleshoot G- and M- code programs
  4. Create geometry using computer aided manufacturing (CAM) software
  5. Create CNC programs with CAM software
  6. Import CAD (DXF, STL, and DWG) files into CAM Software
  7. Apply Cutting Tool Geometry

Class Details

Class Number:
Spring 2025
Peter Anderson
Date Range:
Estimated Cost:
$425.20 *

Class Notes

  • Safety glasses required.

Meeting Times

Dates Day(s) / Time Location(s)
01/22/25 - 03/17/25 M, W
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Marinette Campus Room TE108
03/26/25 - 05/19/25 M, W
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Marinette Campus Room TE108

* Cost displayed is an estimate and may be discounted if attendees are residents of Northeast Wisconsin Back to cost