NX Mill Manufacturing Fundamentals 4-Day In-Person Paid Training

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NX Mill Manufacturing Fundamentals 4-Day In-Person Paid Training

September 26 @ 8:00 am - September 29 @ 5:00 pm

Looking for a beginner NX CAM training class? This 4-day NX Mill Manufacturing Fundamentals class is perfect for those new to Siemens NX CAM and interested in becoming CAM certified. NC programmers new to NX CAM will understand how to create CAM certified tool paths for 2 and 3 axis milling/drilling centers within the software. Also covered includes cutting / non-cutting motions and other NX operations. Upon completion, user will have the capability to create and modify output verified 3-axis NC programs for milling machines. The manufacturing user interface, coordinate systems, tools, and milling operations are discussed during the 4-day beginner NX Manufacturing Fundamentals training course.

Prerequisites: Must have NC/CNC programming methods and machinery knowledge and a thorough understanding of NC/CNC programming principles.


Day 1 – NXCAM 101
Day 1 of training covers NX CAM’s user interface and the machining environment. Topics include:
Creating Programs | Tips to Ease Use | Navigator Views | Coordinate Systems

Day 2 – NXCAM 102 (18 topics)
On Day 2, Master Model concepts, cavity milling and face milling principles are covered. Other topics include:
Assemblies | Tool Creation | Tool Path Creation | Mill Geometry

Day 3 – NXCAM 103
Over 21+ topics on Visualization, Planar Milling, and Hole Making are lined up for class. Topics include:
3D Dynamics | Machine Control | Machine Cycle | Cutting Parameters

Day 4 – NXCAM 104
Final day of class! We’ll send you back to the real world with basic to intermediate techniques, including;
Adaptive Milling | Fixed Axis Contouring | Z Level Milling | Post Processing | Shop Documentation


TRAINER:  Aaron Jackson, Application Engineer & Technical Support Lead

COST:  $2,200 per student

DISCOUNT:  Connecticut manufacturing companies may qualify for the NX CAM training at a reduced or no cost. We offer multiple grant programs to make technology trainings more affordable, including REV-UP Manufacturing, Incumbent Worker Training and Connecticut Manufacturing Workforce Development Initiative. Companies who are eligible for REV-UP may receive up to $7,800 in wage subsidies in addition to having access to the training at no cost. Reach out to Eileen Candels at ecandels@ccat.us with questions.

Please note: This training is sold out, but an October training has been added. LEARN MORE.



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CCAT’s Advanced Technology Center (ATC) is located at the Raytheon Technologies Research Center which is adjacent to The Pratt & Whitney Campus at 409 Silver Lane, East Hartford, CT. CCAT is an export control facility and all visitors at CCAT’s Advanced Technology Center will be required to sign in and present proof of citizenship. Acceptable forms for identification include a verified license/ID, passport, green card, or birth certificate. Visitors who are citizens of an embargoed country and do not have a valid US Green Card will not be permitted in the facility.  





September 26 @ 8:00 am
September 29 @ 5:00 pm
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CCAT Advanced Technology Center
409 Silver Lane
East Hartford, CT 06118 United States
(860) 610 0478