Advanced Manufacturing Machinist Training

Searching for a career path? Join the exciting world of advanced manufacturing! Well-paying high-tech jobs in our area are waiting for skilled employees. This six-month program, offered in partnership with G.W. Lisk, prepares students for immediate employment by obtaining middle-skills training to become machinists on the way to a successful career in advanced manufacturing. The program will focus on developing skills in safe operation of machine tools such as lathes, mills, grinders and drill presses, with an emphasis on setting up and running CNC machines and precision measuring equipment.

Course Content

Course content includes:

  • Robotics
  • Technical Math
  • Geometric Dimensioning
  • Machine Shop Safety
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Lab Instruction
  • CNC Mill and Lathe
  • Metrology

Starting hourly wage for an entry-level employee as a machinist is $13 to $15. You may start at a higher rate if you demonstrate advanced machining skills after completing the program.

If this sounds like the career for you, contact FLCC Professional Development and Continuing Education at (585)785-1660. Don't delay! Our next class starts on September 11, 2017. Call for an orientation/interview today.


Students must:

  • Be 18 years old
  • Have high school diploma or GED
  • Have a valid NYS driver’s license
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Pass a drug screen

Orientation Information

Orientation/Interview Schedule:

  • A mandatory orientation for new students entering the program in the fall 2017 semester is on July 13, 2017 at 9 am.
  • Call (585)785-1660 or email to reserve a spot.

Orientation Location:

Orientations are held at GW Lisk, 39 Pearl Street, Clifton Springs, NY 14432.

Class Information

Class Dates:

  • September 11, 2017 – March 16, 2018

Classes will take place at:

GW Lisk
2 South Street
Clifton Springs, NY 14432


Tuition and fees are $3,500. All course materials are provided (tuition subject to change without notice).


Contact Us

Professional Development and Continuing Education
3325 Marvin Sands Drive, Room 1436
Canandaigua, NY 14424
Phone: (585)785-1660
Fax: (585)396-1743
Online: Request Information