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Introduction to Milling and Turning

If you have a Mill or Lathe on your premises then this course can make it earn for you

Who is it for?

Mills and Lathes are highly technical and require specialist training. This course is extremely safety-focused and will enable you to operate to a high standard of safety

What will I learn?
  • Machine safety and guarding.
  • Understanding of machine controls.
  • How to read and use measuring tools.
  • Use of measuring equipment i.e. verniers, micrometers and dial test indicators.
  • How to use feeds and speeds.
  • Work holding devices.
  • Basic cutting tool identification and setting.
  • Reading and interpretation of engineering drawing.
  • Understanding and calculation of speeds and feeds.
  • Clocking in of machine vices or other work holding devices.
  • Basic milling operations producing: horizontal, vertical and angled faces; closed and open slots; chamfering and drilling.
  • Understanding and using digital readouts (DROs).
  • Tail-stock and running centre drilling, reaming and threading.
  • Understanding drawings.
  • Facing/Parting off.
  • Machining shoulders and chamfers.
  • Machining angles using compound slide.

Course Details

  • Location: Havant
  • Duration: 5 Days
  • Member: £849
  • Non-Member: £999

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Dates

19 June 2017


Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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