Advanced Manufacturing Technology


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Line D: Organizational Skills Competency D-4: Use Codes, Regulations and Standards 

Codes, regulations, standards, specifications, and recommended practices are used in all aspects of construction, fabrication, manufacturing, and inspection. The following list of lines and competencies was generated with the goal of creating an entry-level trades training resource, while still offering the flexibility for lines to be used as stand-alone books. Line D – Organizational Skills. D-1 Solve Trades Mathematical Problems, D-2 Apply Science Concepts to Trades Applications, D-3 Read Drawings and Specifications, D-4 Use Codes, Regulations, and Standards, D-5 Use Manufacturer and Supplier Documentation, D-6 Plan Projects. Special thanks to CAPER-BC ( for creating the audio recording for each Competency.

Written by  Camosun College
Licensing  CC BY 4.0

Manufacturing Processes and Materials: Exercises 

 "The edition addresses issues essential to modern manufacturing, ranging from traditional topics such as casting, forming, machining, and joining, to advanced topics such as the fabrication of nanomaterials. Comprehensive coverage of relevant engineering fundamentals and traditional as well as advanced applications of manufacturing processes and operations. This book is written primarily for students in the mechanical, industrial, and metallurgical and materials engineering programs. A solid introduction to the fundamentals of manufacturing along with the most up-to-date information. Manufacturing processes and the concepts dealing with producing quality products are also covered." - Merlot


Submitter: Cathy Swift
1st Edition  © 2014
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Software for Manufacturing

This site contains links to free shareware that can be used in a manufacturing class. The tools are for Manufacturing System Design, Project Management, Statistical Process Control, and Knowledge Processing.


Submitter: Cathy Swift

The software below is Shareware that can be downloaded from Coast to Coast Software Repository®

Advanced Manufacturing Technology OER Collections

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