Course Descriptions

TAM 171 - Machine Trades Apprentice Training I

3 Credits

This is the first year course of the students Machine Trades Apprenticeship on-the-job training experience. The course covers a minimum of 2,000 hours of on-site training delivered in accordance with the Department of Labor and other structured apprenticeship training program requirements for Machine Trades Apprentices. Three class hours.

Course Learning Outcomes
1. Identify appropriate tools and machinery for a first year skilled trades apprentice. This will be evaluated by the supervising journey person to acceptable industrial standards. This evaluation will be verified by the signature professor.
2. Interpret technical drawings appropriate for a first year skilled trades apprentice. This will be evaluated by the supervising journey person to acceptable industrial standards. This evaluation will be verified by the signature professor.
3. Employ proper manufacturing techniques appropriate for a first year skilled trades apprentice. This will be evaluated by the supervising journey person to acceptable industrial standards. This evaluation will be verified by the signature professor.
4. Prioritize manufacturing processes and work flow appropriate for a first year skilled trades apprentice. This will be evaluated by the supervising journey person to acceptable industrial standards. This evaluation will be verified by the signature professor.
5. Evaluate and select procedures appropriate for a first year skilled trades apprentice. This will be evaluated by the supervising journey person to acceptable industrial standards. This evaluation will be verified by the signature professor.
6. Adapt and design techniques, process, and documents appropriate for a first year skilled trades apprentice. This will be evaluated by the supervising journey person to acceptable industrial standards. This evaluation will be verified by the signature professor.

Course Offered Fall and Spring

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Fall Semester 2018
Spring Semester 2018
Summer Session 2018