This 660-hour apprenticeship program focuses on set- up and operations of a variety of machine tools, fitting and assembling parts to fabricate or repair machine tools and maintaining industrial machines. Students will apply knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout and machine procedures. Dismantling machines or equipment, using hand tools or power tools to examine parts for defect or to remove defective parts will be covered. Students will learn how to weld parts, using arc or gas welding equipment, repair or replace faulty writing, switches, or relays. This is a four-year program. The classes below may be taken in any sequence, except for Welding II.