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Entry Level Machining, Manufacturing Technology (Technical Certificate)

Complete a certificate in one semester and pursue employment in Montrose, which is a growing regional hub for manufacturing and machining.  Companies located in Montrose include manufacturers of sporting goods such as Ross Reels and Gordon Composites. Other regional manufacturers include Best Sign Systems, 3M, Colorado Yurt, Western Skyways, Montrose Forest Products, and Swiss-O-Matic.  This certificate is a launching pad for additional academic training including an associate degree in Machining Technology.

  • Over 300 hours of instruction
  • Courses include machining, print reading, geometric tolerancing, applied math, safety, and introduction to manufacturing.
  • Courses taught in new machining technology lab on CMU Montrose campus
  • Experienced instructors
  • Financial aid available for qualified students

For more information or to enroll in a class, visit our admissions staff in the Branscome Center, 245 S. Cascade Avenue, 249-7009. 

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