Computer Aided Manufacturing of Materials - CAD-CAM-CNC

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Computer Aided Manufacturing of Materials - CAD-CAM-CNC
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code 100312 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate - UK  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland City and Guilds None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

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How To Apply:
1. Apply Online (Please see "Application Weblink below).

2. Email: Download and complete the Application Form from the course page and email to

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Application Date Application Deadline: 13th September 2019.
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Duration 25 weeks, 3 hours per week. Monday, 7.00pm - 10.00pm.
Course Fee €675, payable directly to LIT upon registration.

Additional City and Guilds Assessment fees and registration fee will also apply. These fees will be collected by the exams office during the course of the programme.
Entry Requirements a) Knowledge and use of 3D solid-modelling packages such as Solidworks or Inventor.
b) Experience in the use of CNC machining programming
c) Experience in a manufacturing environment
Comment Qualification
A transcript :of the result achieved will be issued by the awarding body City and Guilds.
Course Content

The purpose of this unit is to enable learners to develop an understanding of modern CAM and CNC machining systems, the importance of information links between CAD product data and manufacturing data, the role of process planning in manufactur...

Subjects Taught

Expand+This course focuses on the Computer Aided Manufacturing (CAM) programming of CNC machines. Using 3D CAD models, students will use industrial standard CAM software to program components for manufacture using CNC milling machines and turning centres. S...

Further Enquiries Further Information
Contact: Department of Flexible Learning
Tel: 061 293802

For Academic Related Queries
Contact: Ciaran O’Loughlin
Location Moylish Campus, Limerick.
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