Blueprint Reading for Machinists

The ability to read and understand blueprints is a fundamental skill for many professions, including machinists, quality control technicians, procurement, and sales professionals. This course is designed to provide these basic skills.


Course Outline:

  • Introduction to print reading, including kinds of lines and types of scale.
  • Getting to the details, including dimensions, tolerances, surface texture, and threads.
  • Fundamentals of shape and description, including geometric construction, multi-view, auxiliary views, section views, threads and fasteners.
  • Fundamentals of size and description plus title block information, including, dimensioning and tolerancing, machining specifications, list of materials, drawing notes, and drawing revision systems.

Who should attend?

Engineers, machinists, inspectors, toolmakers, operators, quality control professionals, and all those who need to understand engineering drawing fundamentals.

Where is this training delivered?

ERC delivers Blueprint Reading for Machinists training at your organization for groups of employees.

Train Your Employees:

Contact us about Blueprint Reading for Machinist training for your employees. We're happy to provide you with more information, pricing, and potential dates.

What Participants Can Expect from ERC Training:

All Experience Levels

We deliver training for employees, leaders, and managers of all levels of experience.

Interactive Group Activities

Our courses are dynamic and incorporate group discussions and exercises.

Apply Skills on the Job

Participants return to work with the skills necessary to succeed in their role.