Precision Manufacturing and Machining Technology

Program Information

Precision Manufacturing and Machining Technology is an instructional program that prepares individuals to shape metal parts on machines such as lathes, grinders, drill presses, and milling machines. Also included is instruction in the operation and maintenance of computerized equipment.

Location of Program:

Forrest County Campus

Program Instructor Contact Information:

Robert Shaw
601.403.1262
rshaw@prcc.edu
Dusty Chambliss
601.554.4686
dchambliss@prcc.edu

Your natural abilities


  • Analytical skills
  • Manual dexterity
  • Mechanical skills
  • Physical stamina
  • Technical skills

Classroom knowledge

  • Design and read engineering drawings
  • Use a variety of welding and cutting tools
  • Learn programming and function of CNC machines

Graduation options


  • 30 Hour Career Certificate
  • 45 Hour Technical Certificate
  • A.A.S.

Possible careers in this program:

Careers include but are not limited to Maintenance Machinist, Production Machinist, CNC Operator, CNC Programmer, and Manufacturing positions.

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