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Outside Machinist (WCG SCHED) August 5-16 2024

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Outside Machinist Level 1 - this is 2 weeks (80 hours) long designed to prepare candidates to enter the outside machinist department at NNS. The course will cover safety, an introduction to a variety of tools and machinist skills, a validation of basic machinist competencies, and an evaluation of employability skills. This program is designed to be 90% hands-on, focusing on a candidate’s ability to follow verbal and written instruction, display manual dexterity consistent with the craft, accomplish specific tasks in a reasonable time, and perform all activities in a safe manner.Student must also attend OSHA 10 training class conducted by the Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA) as part of completion of this course. Dates to be determined by VSRA.*Students for this class will be screened and selected by the Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA) for this class.Outside Machinist Pre-Hire Program must apply online for the “Outside Machinist Trainee” position with Newport News Shipbuilding or visit, click on the Trades/Crafts jobs and search for “Outside Machinist Trainee”.

Class Details

10 Session(s)
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri

Hobbs Suffolk Campus

Everett Wilkerson 



Please read:  Students for this class are screened and selected by the Virginia Ship Repair Association (VSRA) for this class. NOTE: Please wear steel-toe shoes to class, notebook, and pen/pencil.



Registration Closes On
Thursday, August 1, 2024 @ 5:00 PM

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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/5/2024 - 8/16/2024 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 07:00 AM - 03:30 PM Suffolk, Hobbs Suffolk Campus  Map Everett Wilkerson