Program Overview

NASCAR Technical Institute’s new CNC Machining Technology program, launching in 2017, will provide the hands-on training and high-tech skills you need to start a career as a computerized numerical control (CNC) machinist. CNC machinists are in demand and this exciting new program will provide you the knowledge and skills to produce a wide range of precision components, including high-performance engines, industrial applications and medical equipment. From aerospace and parts manufacturing to motorsports and machine shops, you’ll gain skills that can put you in demand in a variety of industries. And no matter what field you choose to pursue, you’ll have the distinction of training at the only CNC machinist school affiliated with the prestigious NASCAR Tech.

In the 36-week CNC Machining Technology program, you can learn the skills required to start a career as a CNC machinist. The program’s curriculum of CNC classes will be aligned with standards established by the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS), and can prepare graduates to take the NIMS assessments and examinations for CNC machine operators.

Students will learn everything from reading blueprints and interpreting geometric dimensioning and tolerancing to the programming, setup and operation of CNC lathes and mills.

Learn more about CNC machinists and the skills you'll be taught.
As Roush Yates continues to focus on innovation and performance improvement in the motorsports industry, CNC machinists will play a vital role in our success. We look forward to a continued partnership with UTI and to hiring graduates from their new CNC Machining Technology program.*
*NASCAR Tech cannot guarantee employment or salary. For information about our graduation rates and other important information, visit our website at

Your Courses Will Include:

  • Basic Machine Shop Skills
  • Mathematics, Materials and Maintenance
  • Interpreting Blueprints and Job Layout
  • Manual Machining Basics
  • Manual Machining on the Lathe
  • Manual Machining on the Mill
  • CNC Basics
  • CNC Turning
  • CNC Milling
  • CAD and CAM

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