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Machining NC I in the Philippines

Machining NC I is a short TESDA course in the Philippines that will train you in setting up and operating a variety of machine tools to perform precision machining operations.

Some examples of skills that you will acquire from enrolling in this course include:

  • Applying safety practices
  • Interpreting working drawings and sketches
  • Selecting and cutting workshop materials
  • Performing shop computations (Basic)
  • Measuring workpiece (Basic)
  • Performing routine housekeeping
  • Performing preventive and corrective maintenance
  • Performing bench work (Basic)
  • Turning workpiece (Basic)
  • Milling workpiece (Basic)
  • Grinding workpiece (Basic)

Course Duration

Machining NC I takes a minimum of  374 hours to complete.

Admission Requirements

Common requirements for TESDA courses include:

  • Copy of Birth Certificate authenticated by NSO
  • Copy of High school or College Diploma
  • Certified True Copy of Transcript of Records
  • 1×1 Pictures
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character

Requirements, however, may vary depending on the institution you are going to enroll at, so we strongly suggest you get in touch with the school or training center’s official representatives for more accurate and detailed information.


Qualified graduates of  Machining NC I can find employment as any of the following:

  • Machinist
  • Lathe operator
  • Milling machine operator
  • Precision grinding machine operator
  • Bench worker/fitter

Competency Assessment and Certification

Students enrolled in the Machining NC I course may be required to undergo a Competency Assessment before graduation. A National Certificate (NC I) will be issued to students who passed this assessment. You can find more information on assessments and certifications at the official website of TESDA.

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  1. Kaylan po kya my enrollment ang machining sa tesda taguig, saang tesda accredited na school my ngtuturo ng machining. Ty

  2. sir how do i find here in olongapo city this machining 1

  3. Is this course also have in tesda taguig? Or this course also availlable here in tesda here in manila or in cavite???

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