Online Certificate

CNC Machining Center Production Technician

Excel in the cutting-edge field of CNC lathe operation and production. This course can help you become a crucial contributor in streamlining manufacturing processes and upholding top-tier quality standards and elevate your career by acquiring specialized skills.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Advanced Manufacturing Professionals

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Recent High School Graduates

About the CNC Machining Center Production Technician Certificate

Course length

10 weeks

Weekly time commitment

20 hours



*You can pay as little as $253 per month. For full payment options and different financing plans, including interest rates from external lenders, please talk to our enrollment team.

With your Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Lathe Production Technician Certificate, you’ll gain access to top aerospace manufacturing jobs. During the program, you’ll learn to turn raw materials into the finished products used in commercial, automotive, medical and aerospace products. From simple bolts of steel to titanium bone screws for orthopedic implants, CNC lathe production technicians help create it all. Jumpstart your fulfilling, rewarding manufacturing career today.

Regional Data (Ohio)

The GDP of Ohio’s manufacturing industry reached $130 billion in 2022, a figure higher than the total GDP for many countries outside of the U.S. Now’s a great time to join a thriving industry!

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths 


CNC Machinist


CNC Programmer


CNC Operator


Manufacturing Technician


Quality Control Inspector (CNC)

Is This Certificate Right For Me? 

  • Circle icon Do you have a keen interest in manufacturing and an innate drive to solve interesting problems?
  • Circle icon Are you searching for a career path that lets you join the workforce in a relatively short amount of time?
  • Circle icon Are you eager to acquire hands-on skills and apply them in a manufacturing environment?
  • Circle icon Can you thrive in a dynamic setting, where adaptability and quick thinking are key?
  • Circle icon Does the idea of working collaboratively with a team excite you?
  • Circle icon Are you meticulous, with a knack for working with your hands and with heavy machinery?