2019/2020 Competency-Based Task/Competency List for Precision Machining Technology I (8539/36 weeks, 140 hours)
All tasks are considered essential statewide and are required of all students.
Demonstrating Personal Qualities and Abilities
Demonstrating Interpersonal Skills
Demonstrating Professional Competencies
- Demonstrate big-picture thinking.
- Demonstrate career- and life-management skills.
- Demonstrate continuous learning and adaptability.
- Manage time and resources.
- Demonstrate information-literacy skills.
- Demonstrate an understanding of information security.
- Maintain working knowledge of current information-technology (IT) systems.
- Demonstrate proficiency with technologies, tools, and machines common to a specific occupation.
- Apply mathematical skills to job-specific tasks.
- Demonstrate professionalism.
- Demonstrate reading and writing skills.
- Demonstrate workplace safety.
Examining All Aspects of an Industry
- Examine aspects of planning within an industry/organization.
- Examine aspects of management within an industry/organization.
- Examine aspects of financial responsibility within an industry/organization.
- Examine technical and production skills required of workers within an industry/organization.
- Examine principles of technology that underlie an industry/organization.
- Examine labor issues related to an industry/organization.
- Examine community issues related to an industry/organization.
- Examine health, safety, and environmental issues related to an industry/organization.
Addressing Elements of Student Life
- Identify the purposes and goals of the student organization.
- Explain the benefits and responsibilities of membership in the student organization as a student and in professional/civic organizations as an adult.
- Demonstrate leadership skills through participation in student organization activities, such as meetings, programs, and projects.
- Identify Internet safety issues and procedures for complying with acceptable use standards.
Ensuring Industrial Safety and Environmental Protection
- Demonstrate safe workplace practices.
- Handle hazardous materials as assigned.
- Describe the importance of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations.
- Pass a safety exam on the topics of shop equipment safety, electrical hazards, and chemical and material handling.
Exploring the Foundations of Machining
- Describe the formulas for determining speeds and feeds.
- Apply mathematical problem solving to machining operations.
- Describe the principles and technology of precision measurement operations.
- Apply the properties of the various metals to cutting conditions and problems.
- Identify the fundamental workplace behaviors that are crucial to becoming a successful precision machinist.
Using Engineering Drawings and Sketches
Planning and Managing Machining Jobs
Performing Machining Jobs
- Operate power saws for cutoff operations.
- Perform routine drill press operations.
- Perform manual benchwork operations, including deburring parts, performing press fits, and using bench vise and hand tools as applicable.
- Perform manual layout operations, including laying out the location of hole centers and surfaces.
- Perform chucking operations for turning.
- Perform between-centers turning operations for straight turning.
- Perform routine vertical milling.