Mastercam Expert Training

We strive to provide flexible and relevant training to help all Mastercam users, whether beginner or skilled, to expand their capabilities to remain current and competitive. More than just how-to lessons, our classes cover in depth features and explain the latest innovations so you can continually create high quality parts with high output. Course lectures and projects are designed to provide comprehensive insight into maximizing efficiency.

Course Offerings

MillDuration: 2 Days
Pre-requisite: General computer knowledge

This class provides learning opportunities into introductory machining concepts, the foundations of CAD drawings, and basic 2D Toolpaths; including Contour, Drilling, Pocketing, Thread Milling, Circle Mill, and 2D Dynamic Motion high speed toolpaths that will decrease cycle times, improve tool life, and to run a smoother motion in your machines.

MillDuration: 2 Days
Pre-requisite: 2D-Mill Course

Mill 3D toolpaths such as Multisurface Roughing including Parallel, Project, Flowline, Contour, Restmill, and Pocket are emphasized; as well as Multisurface Finish including Parallel, Project, Flowline, Contour, Pencil, Leftover, Scallop and Blend. This class also expands into more of the Dynamic Motion high speed 3D toolpaths. Prerequisites: It is recommended that students attend the introductory 2D Mill class prior to scheduling.

Multi-AxisDuration: 2 Days
Pre-requisite: 2D-Mill and 3D-Mill Courses

This class is intended to provide in depth knowledge on standard Mill toolpaths and toolplanes for vertical machining centers with rotaries. Horizontal Machines are explored. True simultaneous 5-axis toolpathing techniques will also be discussed. Prerequisites: This is an advanced class and it is recommended that the student attend the 2D and 3D Mill classes prior to scheduling.

LatheDuration: 1 Day Basic or 2 Day Advanced
Pre-requisite: General computer knowledge

The standard 1-day Lathe class covers basic Turning work like Facing, Roughing, Finishing, Drilling, Boring, and Threading. Additional topics covered on the first day are Pick-off / Cut-off, Part Transfer, and Sub-spindle work. The second day will examine the more advanced Lathe options of C & Y axis Milling.

DesignDuration: 2 Days
Pre-requisite: 2D-Mill Course

This course takes you through 2D Geometry Creation, 3D Wireframe Creation, Surface Creation and Solid Creation tools. Prerequisites: It is recommended that the student attend the introductory 2D Mill class prior to scheduling.

WireDuration: 1 Day
Pre-requisite: 2D-Mill Course

Topics include: File import, machine selection, geometry manipulation, thread and cut point creation, chaining techniques, and wirepath options.

Please contact us to inquire about any of the courses above.

Course Agenda

Arrive at 8:00 am to meet the instructor over coffee and settle in. Class begins promptly at 8:30am . Each class consists of practical exercises and projects. Every 2-3 hours breaks are taken. Lunch is provided at a local restaurant. Classes finish up around 5:00pm . If you would like a copy of the class files that are used during class, please bring a USB Thumb Drive / Flash Drive with at least 5GB free on the device.

Course Costs

The cost of each course is $600.00 per day per student for non-maintenance customers or individuals. Clients with a current Mastercam Maintenance Contract can take advantage of the lower rate of $400.00 per day per student. Payment due on or before the first day of training class. Purchase orders may be faxed to 770-982-3366 or emailed.

Training Locations

We offer training in three locations, our corporate office in Snellville, Georgia, our sister office at MLC CAD Systems in Huntsville, Alabama and our new location at the TCAT Smyrna Campus / Nissan Training Facility near Nashville, Tennessee.

Snellville, Georgia

CAD/CAM Solutions

2336 Wisteria Drive Suite 520
Snellville, GA 30078

Huntsville, Alabama

Huntsville Training Center

4801 University Sq NW #29
Huntsville, AL 35816

Nashville, Tennessee

TCAT Smyrna Campus /
Nissan Training Facility
663 Ken Pilkerton Dr
Smyrna, TN 37167

Course Calendar

Our current course offerings are determined by the needs of our customers. If you do not see an upcoming class that you need on our calendar, contact us.

CAD/CAM Solutions reserves the right to change class schedules.

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Lathe/Adv Lathe - Huntsville, AL
Jan 30, 2023 - Jan 31, 2023    
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
2D Mill - Huntsville, AL
Feb 6, 2023 - Feb 7, 2023    
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
3D Mill - Huntsville, AL
Feb 8, 2023 - Feb 9, 2023    
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Multiaxis - Snellville, GA
Feb 13, 2023 - Feb 14, 2023    
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$800.00 - $1,200.00
Design Solids - Snellville, GA
Feb 15, 2023 - Feb 16, 2023    
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$800.00 - $1,200.00
2D Mill - Nashville, TN
Feb 20, 2023 - Feb 21, 2023    
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$800.00 - $1,200.00
Lathe/Adv Lathe - Snellville, GA
Feb 27, 2023 - Feb 28, 2023    
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$800.00 - $1,200.00
Events on Jan 30, 2023
Lathe/Adv Lathe - Huntsville, AL
30 Jan 23
Huntsville
Events on Jan 31, 2023
Lathe/Adv Lathe - Huntsville, AL
30 Jan 23
Huntsville
Events on Feb 6, 2023
2D Mill - Huntsville, AL
6 Feb 23
Huntsville
Events on Feb 7, 2023
2D Mill - Huntsville, AL
6 Feb 23
Huntsville
Events on Feb 8, 2023
3D Mill - Huntsville, AL
8 Feb 23
Huntsville
Events on Feb 9, 2023
3D Mill - Huntsville, AL
8 Feb 23
Huntsville
Events on Feb 13, 2023
Multiaxis - Snellville, GA
13 Feb 23
Snellville
Events on Feb 14, 2023
Multiaxis - Snellville, GA
13 Feb 23
Snellville
Events on Feb 15, 2023
Design Solids - Snellville, GA
15 Feb 23
Snellville
Events on Feb 16, 2023
Design Solids - Snellville, GA
15 Feb 23
Snellville
Events on Feb 20, 2023
2D Mill - Nashville, TN
20 Feb 23
Smyrna
Events on Feb 21, 2023
2D Mill - Nashville, TN
20 Feb 23
Smyrna
Events on Feb 27, 2023
Lathe/Adv Lathe - Snellville, GA
27 Feb 23
Snellville
Events on Feb 28, 2023
Lathe/Adv Lathe - Snellville, GA
27 Feb 23
Snellville

Course Calendar

Our current course offerings are determined by the needs of our customers. If you do not see an upcoming course on our calendar that you would like to take, please contact us. Confirmation reminders will be emailed one week prior to your schedule training.

Upcoming Training Courses

Feb 2023

2D Mill - Huntsville, AL

Feb 6, 2023 - Feb 7, 2023    

3D Mill - Huntsville, AL

Feb 8, 2023 - Feb 9, 2023    

Multiaxis - Snellville, GA

Feb 13, 2023 - Feb 14, 2023    

Design Solids - Snellville, GA

Feb 15, 2023 - Feb 16, 2023    

2D Mill - Nashville, TN

Feb 20, 2023 - Feb 21, 2023    

Lathe/Adv Lathe - Snellville, GA

Feb 27, 2023 - Feb 28, 2023    

Mar 2023

Multiaxis - Huntsville, AL

Mar 6, 2023 - Mar 7, 2023    

2D Mill - Snellville, GA

Mar 13, 2023 - Mar 14, 2023    

3D Mill - Snellville, GA

Mar 15, 2023 - Mar 16, 2023    

Lathe/Adv Lathe - Nashville, TN

Mar 20, 2023 - Mar 21, 2023    

CAD/CAM Solutions reserves the right to change class schedules.

Mastercam Home Learning Edition

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