CNC Production Specialist

The purpose of the CNC Production Specialist program is to prepare students for employment or advanced training in the machining industry. Click here for additional program information.opens in a new window


600, approximately 20 weeks

testing requirements

Basic Skills Assessment


LTC Main Campus

Starting Salaries

Vary, averaging from $34,093 to $42,227*
*Based on local industry information

Recent Employers of Graduates:

  • Ballistic Advantage
  • Data Graphics
  • Eagle Quality Components
  • Intellisteel
  • Ofab, Inc.
  • SFI, Inc.
  • Vedder Holsters
  • Wilson Mfg


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Starting Salaries

What you’ll learn

CNC Production Specialist Occupational Completion Points (OCP)

CNC Production Specialist Master Plan of Instruction – (PDFopens in a new windowopens in a new window & HTMLopens in a new windowopens in a new window)

  • Shop & personal safety, accident prevention
  • Shop math and GD&T for turning and milling
  • Understanding set-up sheets & using them to select proper fixturing & tooling
  • Tooling and mounting plans
  • Presetting tools
  • Programming zero points, working cycles, and start-up routines
  • Test runs

OCPCourse NumberCourse TitleCourse Length
APMT0026CNC Production Technician I 300 hrs
BPMT0027CNC Production Technician II300 hrs

Our numbers

Discover how Lake Technical College prepares students for the machining industry.


Completion Rate*


Placement Rate*



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Data as reported to COE and is updated annually in December of each calendar year.
Placement calculation may exclude (if applicable) program completers that are awaiting exam results,
refused employment, continued post-secondary education, or may be otherwise unavailable for employment.

CNC Programming Training

Located near Orlando, FL, the CNC Machinist School at Lake Technical College allows you to earn NIMS Certifications. We offer hands-on Machinist Training with expert instructors to ensure you qualify immediate placement in CNC Programmer Jobs with organizations including the medical, automotive, entertainment and aerospace industries. The Machining Program at Lake Tech is one of the best CNC Programming Courses in Central Florida. If you are searching for CNC Machine Training Schools Near Me, Machinist School, CNC Operator Training, or CNC Programming Classes, call us today at (352) 589-2250 or apply online.

Instructor / contact


Trevor Misegades


Phone Number: 352.589.2250, x1889

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