This program trains students with valuable skills for one of today's most appealing and dependable trades. The program teaches the combination of CAD, CAD/CAM and machining. Training focuses on working with manual and computer numerical control (CNC) machines to make tools, dies, molds and other objects using high-tech milling and lathe equipment. Students also gain experience with laser engravers, CNC plasma machines, die presses, surface grinders, 3D printers and EDM machines. These skills will be enhanced by using computer-aided drafting (CAD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software such as MasterCAM, Solidworks, and CorelDraw.