Production Programming in Mechanical Manufacturing

Higher Level Training Cycle 

Professional profile:

To develop and execute operational machining processes, both through stock removal and special machining techniques, on conventional and CNC machines. To program automated machining, shaping and assembly systems based on technical documentation. To plan, schedule and control production while ensuring quality, and to co-ordinate the staff who carry out production tasks.


Study programme

Language: Basque

1st year: Hours
Graphical interpretation 132
Definition of machining, shaping and assembly processes  231
Execution of manufacturing processes 198
Quality management, labour risk prevention and environmental protection 165
Products verification 165
Professional training and guidance 99
2nd year: Hours
CNC machining 240
Computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) 40
Programming of automatic systems in mechanical manufacturing 100
Production programming 120
Project on mechanical manufacturing 50
Technical English 40
Business and entrepreneurial initiative 60
On the job training 360

Project based learning

The methodology used in the training cycle is project-based through the resolution of challenges. That is why the content of different modules or subjects will often be integrated.

Professional opportunities

  • Technician in machining processes
  • Technician in production planning
  • Technician in machine and system programming
  • Quality control technician