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Do you like working with your hands and admiring a finished product at the end of the day?

Try our hands-on machining courses to see if a career in precision machining is the right fit for you.

Machining Credential Courses

Courses meet National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) standards and prepare students to take NIMS credential tests, administered onsite. Classes meet in BRCC’s welding & machining facility in Mt. Crawford. Registration and testing fees are included in tuition cost. Courses must be taken in the order shown below.

  • Introduction to Precision Machining
  • Lathe: Chucking
  • Lathe: Turning Between Centers
  • Machine Tool I
  • Machine Tool II
  • Machine Tool III: Milling
  • Surface Grinding: Heat Treating & Metallurgy

Check WCE’s online registration system to see currently scheduled machining classes, prices, and complete class information.

Get in Touch

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(540) 234-9261
Box 80, One College Lane
Weyers Cave, Virginia 24486

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