CNC Machine Operator- MEC 212

Training is taught in a blended format of classroom, lab, and an additional online learning component.

Become a CNC Machine Operator and begin to open doors to the world of computerized machining.

Long Island companies are in high-demand of qualified CNC Machine Operators.

Machining students will be offered the opportunity to earn both the NIMS CNC Mill Operator 1 and Lathe Operator 1 certificate, the nationally recognized National Institute for Metalworking Skills certification. $3895.00 (includes books and materials)

CRN: 93231
Monday/Wednesday - 5:30p.m. - 9:30p.m.
alternating Saturdays - 8:30a.m. - 5:30p.m.
September 2 - December 23, 2020

CRN: 98203
Tuesdays/Thursdays - 5:30p.m. - 9:30p.m.
alternating Saturdays - 8:30a.m. - 5:30p.m.
September 3 - December 22, 2020


G-Code for CNC Programming

Lathe and Mill Programming Classes G-Code Programming

Students will learn to use the language to operate CNC machinery such as mills and lathes. Simulators will be utilized to learn and perform the programming tasks. Requirement: basic shop math. $400.00

G-Code for CNC Mill (MEC 115)

Check back for fall 2020 dates
Saturdays, 8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m.

G-Code for CNC lathe (MEC 120)

Check back for fall 2020 dates

Saturdays, 8:30a.m. - 4:30p.m.

Mastercam 2020 (MEC 136)

A computer-aided manufacturing software most commonly used by machine technology professionals. This course will cover creating 2D drawings and part programming using Mastercam to create CNC code for machining centers. $450

CRN: 98204
September 14 - October 26, 2020
Monday/Wednesday, 5:30pm - 8:30pm

Advanced Mastercam 2020(MEC146)

This course will cover 3D Solids creation from 2D wireframe geometry, 2D High Speed Dynamic tool-paths and its uses, basic plane creation and manipulation. This is an advanced Mastercam course for students who already have taken Mastercam (MEC136) or have previous Mastercam experience. $450

CRN: 98206
November 2 – December 21, 2020
Mondays/Wednesdays, 5:30pm - 8:30pm


You may register at Suffolk County Community College for the CNC courses in the same way that you can register for any other course: by coming to any of the three campuses and registering in person or online.

New students registering online, must follow the new non-degree student application procedure before registering. Use this form only if you have never attended or applied to SCCC, and you wish to take classes without being admitted to a degree program. Prior applicants can register immediately online.

If applying in-person, go to the Registrar department or go directly to the Advanced Manufacturing Training Center located in the Sally Ann Slacke building, room 130.

Tuition Payment Plan available, please contact us for details.