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General Admission Requirements

Our programs are designed for first-time job seekers who have little or no previous manufacturing experience. These courses will assist manual machinists in learning the new tool - the CNC machine. CNC operators who would like to advance in computerized numerical technology are also welcome.

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The applicant should be a high school graduate, or equivalent, and have basic writing and conversational skills in the English language.
Basic knowledge of mathematics, mechanical drafting, industrial education, machine shop and computers is recommended.

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Graduates of our CNC training courses will be successful in receiving employment within the industrial and manufacturing fields.
Positions typically include CNC machine operator, CNC machine setup, CNC machine programmer and other high-technology application areas. Symbol offers monthly enrollment for our CNC 203 and CNC 303 classes.

Symbol Training Institute is approved by the Private Business and Vocational Schools Division of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.

Symbol Training Institute offers educational programs, services and employment opportunities without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, disability or age.

Complaints against this school may be registered with the Board of Higher Education at:
Illinois Board of Higher Education
Private Business and Vocational Schools
1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333
Springfield, IL 62701-1377

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About Symbol Training Institute

Symbol Training Institute exists to help individuals achieve professional and career success through targeted, quality education. Our classes are created with one goal in mind - to prepare students for the workforce by giving them the skills they need to find and retain employment. Our exceptional teaching staff, specifically designed programs and hands-on training all combine to make us the leader among post-secondary education institutions. Read more →