Advanced Manufacturing

Students in Advanced Manufacturing

Course Description

Advanced Manufacturing at CEC can help students with the use of innovative technology to improve products or processes.  Learn how to design products and create them using various tools (hand and machine).  Students have the opportunity to sit for an Industry certificate in SolidWorks at the end of the pathway.

What does Advanced Manufacturing offer?

Advanced Manufacturing gives the students the opportunity to study mechanical engineering and machining technologies.  

Benefits of the Advanced Manufacturing class at CEC

Students interact with:

  • Industry-standard software – Solidworks
  • Industry-standard equipment
    • 3D printers
    • CNC Mills
    • Lathes
    • Routers

Possible career choices in Advanced Manufacturing

  • Robotics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Machinist
  • Quality Control
  • Production Manager
  • Welder

Course Credits

Credits Per Semester: 1.5 units

Course Certifications Available

Certification can be obtained in Solidworks

College Credit Also Available

Potential for obtaining credit in college for SolidWorks Certification.

Currently attending a different school?

Talk to your school counselor about attending CEC part-time for career classes.

Advanced Manufacturing Faculty
Name Title Department Email
Andrew Coons Teacher Advanced Manufacturing andrew_coons@dpsk12.org