Mold Maker

Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
California Tooling and Machining Apprenticeship Association
Industries
O*Net Code
51-4062.00
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
9900
State
CA
Created
Apr 29, 2021
Updated
Apr 29, 2021

Time-Based Skills

14 skill sets | 47 total skills | 9900 total hours
Job Planning and Preparation - 1600 req. hrs
Layout
200 hrs
Tool control
200 hrs
Selection
200 hrs
Coolant change
200 hrs
Application
200 hrs
Sketching
200 hrs
Safety training
200 hrs
Estimating
200 hrs
Process Control, Documentation, and Quality - 2400 req. hrs
Material identification
200 hrs
In-process inspection
200 hrs
GD&T interpretation and application
200 hrs
Final inspection
200 hrs
Shop Maintenance - 2900 req. hrs
Preventative maintenance
100 hrs
Lubrication
100 hrs
Coolant changes
100 hrs
Calibration
100 hrs
Cleaning of machines
100 hrs
Drilling - 3800 req. hrs
General drilling
300 hrs
Tapping
300 hrs
Reaming on a CNC or manual machine
300 hrs
Turning (Manual) - 4100 req. hrs
Set up and operation
300 hrs
Turning (CNC) - 4700 req. hrs
Set up and operation
600 hrs
Milling (Manual) - 5000 req. hrs
Set up and operation
300 hrs
Milling (CNC) - 5600 req. hrs
Set up and operation
600 hrs
Grinding - 5900 req. hrs
Manual or CNC setup and operation (surface, cylindrical)
300 hrs
Secondary Operations and Metallurgy - 7100 req. hrs
Heat treating
200 hrs
Finishing
200 hrs
Coating
200 hrs
Surface treatment
200 hrs
Material testing
200 hrs
Working with composites (optional)
200 hrs
Bench Work - 8500 req. hrs
Deburring
200 hrs
Fit-up
200 hrs
Repair
200 hrs
Assembly
200 hrs
Fabrication
200 hrs
Use of power and hand tools
200 hrs
Tool grinding
200 hrs
CAD / CAM - 9100 req. hrs
Drawing import model(s)
200 hrs
G&M code familiarity
200 hrs
Post process and validation
200 hrs
Precision Inspection - 9700 req. hrs
Operates CMM
150 hrs
Vision precision metrology
150 hrs
Instrumentation
150 hrs
Writes reports
150 hrs
Electrical Discharge Machining - 9900 req. hrs
Operates wire EDM
100 hrs
Operates plunge EDM
100 hrs