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Automotive Machinist, CC


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(VC-AM)

Program Description:


The Automotive Machinist Program provides instruction in the use of precision measuring instruments, hand tools, machines, and equipment. Covered are types and uses of hand, mechanical, power, and hydraulic tools, along with types of fluids, cutting oils, and coolants. Disassembly and inspection of automotive engines, resurfacing brake drums and rotors, basic engine balancing, and cylinder head rebuilding are included. Students receive instruction and practice in cylinder boring and submerged arc welding of crankshafts. The operations of the drill press and crankshaft grinder, along with a general knowledge of the milling machine, connecting rod rebuilding, and engine assembly, are also covered.

Campus Location:


Raymond - 601.857.3439

1st Year


Completion Award: Career Certificate (One Year) 31 SH



**Additional Graduation Requirements: Any student (first-time, transfer, and part-time) who begins at Hinds Fall 2007 and later will be required to take LLS 1312 /RST 1312 /RSV 1312 - Orientation  course in order to graduate from the College. Exception: Orientation credit (1-3 hrs) transferred to Hinds from another college will satisfy our orientation requirement.

A CPAS review course and exam is required to graduate from this program.

 

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