Industrial Manufacturing Programs

Industrial Manufacturing Programs

CNC Machining

Please Note: CNC Machining is currently enrolling for Fall Quarter, beginning Sept. 29, 2020. For enrollment information please contact Mary Lockman, Program Navigator, at 206.934.5804 or at

The CNC (Computer Numerical Control) Machining program combines CNC with manual machining instruction. This is an intensive program covering the basic setup and operation of machines, blueprint reading, shop mathematics, machine tool theory, inspection, surface plate techniques, and Statistical Process Control (SPC).

Manufacturing Academy

The 8-week Manufacturing Academy (MA) is a joint program of South Seattle College and the Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee (AJAC) designed for entry-level and re-entering professionals wanting to update and expand their skillsets in the world of diversified and advanced manufacturing.

MechaReady Industrial Maintenance

The MechaReady Industrial Maintenance program at South introduces students to troubleshooting and repairing industrial equipment that is used in a variety of manufacturing settings. Technicians may work in factories that manufacture, finish or assemble many different types of products.