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Assessment Name: Job: CNC Operator: Lathe - UPDATED
Number of Questions: 208
Description: The assessment for CNC lathe operators tests for an understanding of CNC coordinate systems and offsets, basic G code programming, part inspection, print reading, and cutting tool theory. This assessment also addresses machine setup and setup reduction practices. Test questions are based on class material from the CNC, inspection, materials, metal cutting, quality, safety, shop mathematics/print reading, and workholding departments.
Instructions: This online test requires uninterrupted access to a computer with an Internet connection. For math-related questions, please have paper and pencils on hand for your calculations. Textbooks, calculators, and other electronic devices are NOT allowed.

The assessment covers the following classes:

Class Functional Area Format Difficulty Version Department
123
Classes 1 to 10 of 25
History and Definition of CNC 100

This class outlines the origin of today's CNC machines and explains how modern CNC evolved from its original designs.

Machining Online Beginner 1.0 CNC
Basics of the CNC Swiss-Type Lathe 135

This class describes the basic components of the Swiss-type lathe, as well as common tooling and machining operations.

Machining Online Beginner 1.0 CNC
CNC Specs for the Lathe 225

This class identifies common specifications of CNC lathes and describes the various features and options available on different machines.

Machining Online Intermediate 1.0 CNC
Fanuc Lathe: Control Panel Overview 255

This class describes the various sections of the Fanuc 0-C lathe control panel as well as the steps for powering up, powering down, and homing the machine. Includes Fanuc CNC Simulators.

Machining Online Intermediate 1.0 CNC Controls: Fanuc
Fanuc Lathe: Entering Offsets 265

This class provides step-by-step instructions for adjusting offsets on the Fanuc 0-C lathe control during a production run. Includes Fanuc CNC Simulators.

Machining Online Intermediate 1.0 CNC Controls: Fanuc
Fanuc Lathe: Locating Program Zero 275

This class describes how to determine work offsets and tool geometry offsets on the Fanuc 0-C lathe control during setup. Includes Fanuc CNC Simulators.

Machining Online Intermediate 1.0 CNC Controls: Fanuc
Fanuc Lathe: Program Execution 285

This class describes the steps necessary to activate, execute, and restart programs using the Fanuc O-C control for the lathe. Includes Fanuc CNC Simulators.

Machining Online Intermediate 1.0 CNC Controls: Fanuc
Fanuc Lathe: Program Storage 315

This class describes common methods for transferring and storing part programs on the Fanuc 0-C lathe control. Includes Fanuc CNC Simulators.

Machining Online Advanced 1.0 CNC Controls: Fanuc
Fanuc Lathe: First Part Runs 325

This class describes how to verify the accuracy of a program and make minor editing changes on the Fanuc 0-C lathe control. Includes Fanuc CNC Simulators.

Machining Online Advanced 1.0 CNC Controls: Fanuc
Haas Lathe: Control Panel Overview 255

This class describes the various sections of the Haas lathe control panel as well as the steps for powering up, powering down, and homing the machine. Includes Haas CNC Simulators.

Machining Online Intermediate 1.0 CNC Controls: Haas