Grade Level: 11, 12
Dates: Year-long program
Credit: 4.5 per year (1.5 per trimester)
Prerequisites: None - STEM related courses recommended
Program Description: The Aerospace Machining program is designed to teach hands-on skills, processes and technologies used in the aerospace and manufacturing industry. Students will learn technical sketching, precision measurement, computer-aided design/programming, fabrication/assembly, and computer-aided manufacturing.
This program is designed as year one of a two-year program. Second year option - Aerospace Composites or Year 2 program with instructor permission.
High School Credit Equivalency: 1.5 3rd Year Math, 3.0 CTE
**Third year math equivalencies may require sending district administrator or counselor approval. Check with your school counselor for more information. For specific school district equivalencies, see the Program Credit Equivalencies document located on the home page under "Programs".
College Credits (Subject to change):
Students who successfully meet course competencies, and have earned a grade of C or better, may be eligible to receive college credit from one of the institutions listed below:
Bates Technical College - up to 15 credits
Clover Park Technical College - up to 23 credits
Certifications: Locally-Developed Manufacturing Certificate, First Aid/CPR
Careers in this field:
Machinist - Assembler - Fabricator - Engineer - Laminator - Sheet Metal Worker - CNC Machine Tool Programmer