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Program Overview

This program introduces the principles of industrial safety. Emphasis is placed on industrial safety and OSHA regulations. The course also introduces shop safety, hand tools, machine processes, measuring instruments, and the operation of machine shop equipment.

Topics include use and care of tools, safety, measuring tools, and the basic setup and operation of common machine tools. In addition, the course covers basic maintenance fundamentals for power transmission equipment. Topics include equipment inspection, lubrication, alignment, and other scheduled maintenance procedures. Refer to course description on page for further details.

Instructional Format: Face-to-face class meetings to include lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice and simulation of scenarios.

Program Contacts:

Susan Ratcliff

Director - Occupational Programs

Workforce Certificate Courses

Industrial Manufacturing

MNT 3111 Manufacturing Machine & Maintenance

Certification Testing: OSHA 10 – General Industry

Program Costs

Cost: $183 plus associated books, tools, and supplies

Virginia residents pay the same tuition rate as in-state students.

Many grant and scholarship opportunities are available as well. Please complete the WTCE Scholarship and Financial Aid Form and a counselor will review your information to see if you are eligible for assistance.

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