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Hernando Adult Education Office
801 N. Broad Street, Brooksville, FL, 34601



Introduction to Manufacturing

Employment Opportunities

  • Entry level manufacturing positions

Industry Certification
and License

  • National Institute of Metalwork Skills (NIMS) Level 1 credential

Salary Information

  • Manufacturing person can be expected to make between $18,824 and $40,086 a year
  • Salary estimates are not guaranteed.

SunTech Business Office

4057 California St.
Brooksville, FL 34604



Course Description

Program Description

This course provides students interested in learning machining skills with the foundational broad knowledge they will need to understand measurement, materials and supply in the manufacturing workplace. Additionally job placement, bench work and layout competencies will be covered.

Program Content

Covers basic math knowledge, Hazmat, MSDS, basic personal protective equipment and tool safety. Maintenance procedures, tool maintenance, basic machining problems such as tapping, threading, drilling, milling, reaming and grinding. Quality control infused throughout. For job planning, bench work and layout students will follow blueprint to complete an applied drilling project to industry standard.

Program Structure

  • Introduction to Manufacturing — 50 Hours

Completion Requirements

A student must have passed all required courses in the program, attended at least ninety per- cent (90%) of the class hours offered and satisfied all financial obligations before he or she is eligible to receive a certificate of completion for the program.


Tuition: $395 - Includes: Registration, Materials & Testing Fees

*Tuition and all fees are subject to change - refer to supply list for pricing


Tuesday, and Thursday 4 - 9pm


Nature Coast Technical High School
4057 California Street, Brooksville, FL 34604

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