Course overview

Introduction to Machining (Milling and Turning) City of Bristol College

Unlock the gateway to a fulfilling career in machining with our comprehensive course, ‘Introduction to Machining (Milling and Turning),’ at City of Bristol College.

Our state-of-the-art facilities are equipped to offer an exceptional learning experience. We boast 10 industry-standard milling machines and 10 industry-standard turning machines, ensuring each student has ample opportunity to engage with and master the equipment. These machines reflect the current standards in the industry, providing hands-on experience that is directly applicable to real-world machining environments.

Dates and applications

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Introduction to Machining (Milling and Turning) Parkway Centre
Course Code
01/08/2024 - 31/07/2025
10 weeks
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Start Time
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
ZPE0517D01-1 01/08/2024 - 31/07/2025 10 weeks Date/Day(s) Being Finalised 3.00 Enquire Parkway Centre
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Additional information

Who is this course for?

Designed for aspiring machinists, this course provides an excellent foundation in the essential skills and techniques of milling and turning.

What you'll learn

 Throughout the course, students will learn the fundamentals of machining, including:

 – Basic principles of milling and turning
– Machine setup and operation
– Safety procedures and best practices
– Tool selection and maintenance
– Introduction to machining techniques and processes

 This course is meticulously structured to introduce students to the practical and theoretical aspects of machining, enabling them to develop the skills required to succeed in this dynamic field. Whether you are looking to start a new career or enhance your existing skill set, our “Introduction to Machining (Milling and Turning)” course is the perfect starting point.

 Join us at City of Bristol College and take the first step towards a rewarding career in machining. For more information and to enrol, please visit our website or contact our admissions office.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

This is a practical course that is teacher-led. 

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