Milling & Turning for Beginners (Plumb bob)
What will I do on the course?
You will gain a basic understanding of milling and turning and will make a ‘plumb bob’ at the end of your study. You will also learn the relevant safety measures to take for turning and milling.
The course covers:
- Measuring instruments relevant to turning and milling – types, care and use
- The centre lathe and its controls
- The milling machine and its controls
- Turning operations
- Milling operations
- Faults recognition – guidance on turning and milling faults and means of avoiding them.
Who is this course aimed at?
The course is ideal if you have no previous experience and want an introduction to milling and turning.
What opportunities could this course lead to?
This course can lead onto an advanced course in milling and turning.
Are there any additional costs?
There will be a minimal cost for materials.
No formal entry requirements
Most people qualify for FREE tuition and material fees due to discounts we offer. Click on the icon(s) below to find out what you’ll need to pay.