Dates: June 11-15, 2018

Meets: M, Tu, W, Th and F from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Location: Occupational Trades Bldg 117

TUITION: $325.00

Learn the basics of using a vertical milling machine. This course will cover proper set-up feeds, speeds and edge findings. Special attention will be given to working on dimensions to produce quality results.


Please wait to purchase tools until you have been notified. Tool List #2 center drill 6" dial caliper 6" steel rule Assorted files with handles Carbide tipped scribe Layout dye Safety Glasses 1/8, ¼, ¾ in center cutting 4 flute endmill Allen wrench set up to 3/8" Center punch Assorted drills Edge finder 0.200 Perm. Marker 2x2x6in long aluminum block While not required, assorted hand tools can provide a useful addition: 6" or 8" adjustable wrench ¾ in. wrench debur tool Recommend students bring some form of a project ie. A receiver or barrel that need to be drilled and taped for a scope mount or iron sights. Project can be as simple as a block of wood in which to make a screw driver bit block. Special Provisions for Firearms, Gunsmithing and Weaponry Courses: Students enrolled in an approved college gunsmithing, firearms, or other weaponry course may, during the time of the course, carry a cased and unloaded firearm directly from their vehicle in the assigned parking area to the classroom assigned for that course. Students may possess that firearm, uncased and unloaded, during the active period of instruction. The course instructor will inspect all firearms prior to entering the classroom. Each day, at the end of the active instruction period, weapons will remain unloaded, be re-cased, and be returned directly to the student's vehicle in the assigned parking area. NO AMMUNITION IS ALLOWED ON CAMPUS.
Fee: $325.00

Fee Breakdown

Course Fee (Basic)TUITION$ 295.00
Course Fee (Alternate)SENIOR$ 290.00
Mandatory FeeCEC$ 5.00
Mandatory FeeMISC - GS Maintenance Fee$ 25.00

Occupational Trades Bldg 117

FVCC-Kalispell, MT
Date Day Time Location
06/11/2018Monday8 AM to 5 PM Occupational Trades Bldg 117
06/12/2018Tuesday8 AM to 5 PM Occupational Trades Bldg 117
06/13/2018Wednesday8 AM to 5 PM Occupational Trades Bldg 117
06/14/2018Thursday8 AM to 5 PM Occupational Trades Bldg 117
06/15/2018Friday8 AM to 5 PM Occupational Trades Bldg 117