Machine Operator Bridge
Career Field: Manufacturing
Adult Career Pathway: Technical Fields
Prepares Students for: Machine Operator class at local community college
Target Student Population: Motivated students with TABE Reading and Math scores above 8.0
Duration: 4 days at 5 hours per day = 20 hours total
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Course Description: This course adequately prepares students with background knowledge in workplace soft skills, basics in blueprint reading, a familiarity with workplace vocabulary and tools, a refresher on math skills necessary for machining, and a basic safety review.
Curriculum Description: Included is daily lesson plans and activities along with the Math for Manufacturing book that is used extensively
Curriculum Pluses: All materials and powerpoints should be included.
Curriculum Drawbacks: It is a short bridge so there is not a lot of material included. In addition, the Math for Manufacturing book needs lots of explanation and can seem overwhelming when looking at its breadth.
Author: Linnea Lebens
Duluth Adult Education