FREE Fast Track to CNC Manufacturing

Program starts July 18

Prepare for a good-paying career in one of Rhode Island’s fastest growing industries with the Community College of Rhode Island’s Fast Track to CNC Manufacturing program.

Earn free college credits toward your associate degree in Advanced Manufacturing while you learn the skills employers are looking for right now in this two-phase advanced manufacturing boot camp.

View the Participant Process Diagram.

View our program flyer with participating employers.

Phase 1: Earn 10 college credits in this 13-week program that introduces the fundamentals of manufacturing, safety, precision measurement and blueprint reading. Get job interview training, résumé building and help finding your first position as a CNC operator. Also earn your OSHA-10 certification.

July 18 - October 12, 2018
Liston Campus, Providence

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Eligibility: The program is free to applicants who are 18 years or older, Rhode Island residents and who are U.S. citizens or work authorized.

To Learn More: Call 401-455-6188 or email

Contact Information

Program Coordinator

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Last Updated: 6/25/18