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Qualification name CAD CAM
Qualification level X
Awarding organisation Generic award - no awarding body
Learning method Classroom based
Course hours Flexible
Course start date 28th November 2024
Cost description Concessions may apply. Please enquire
Attendance pattern Daytime

Discover the learning experience and opportunities you can expect from this course.

This Introduction to CAD CAM to support learners who have an interest in this subject and wish to pursue a career in engineering specifically aligned to machining. Learners may have completed a previous Engineering qualification and wish to progress onto Level 3 or higher-level qualifications, or to gain - develop knowledge and skills required to work in industries where there are requirements to utilise industrial software and machine tools.This qualification aims to prepare learners who are looking towards a career in advanced manufacturing. It will support upskilling within their current roles, which can then be used to progress into more senior - complex job roles, or to support a career change utilising CAD CAM software in practice.

Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

For entry onto this qualification learners must have a keen interest in advanced manufacturing.

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This qualification includes the following modules:Creation of machining GeometryThe use of Autodesk Feature CAM to produce CAD CAM programs. Generation of simulation of machined partsOptimisation of the machining processGeneration of tooling data and operation plansGeneration of NC ProgramsDownloading and proving of CNC programs to create basic parts Workpiece setting and tooling.Learners will expand their knowledge and understanding of how to use CAD CAM to produce CNC programmes in a practical setting.

Find out what material you will need.

All class-based materials will be provided but you will need to provide writing materials and a note pad.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

There are no formal assessments on this course.

You can progress onto a range of other CPD courses on offer from the IoT, or look at enrolling onto a Level 2 or 3 engineering qualification. All learners are interviewed prior to enrolling onto qualifications.

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Name Institute of Technology
Address Black Country and Marches Institute of Technology
Zoological Way
West Midlands
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