Machine Tool Technology
This curriculum is designed for career technical education (CTE) instructors to present to students attending 1- or 2- year Machine Tool Technology programs.
This curriculum contains the following educational materials: shop safety rules, 7 "full" modules, 5 "refresher" modules, and a student end-of-year test. Each module contains an instructor guide, a student guide, a classroom presentation, a handout, homework, a quiz, and a library of relevant materials, some of which are referenced in the homework assignments. All “full” modules also include lab activities. Each document can be downloaded individually. To download an entire module at once select the "DOWNLOAD ALL" option.
The self-assessment forms are designed to be used prior to curriculum implementation. Tracking forms are to be used during the school year.
Be sure to read the User's Guide below before you use the TECHS curriculum materials.
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Cover – PDF
Acknowledgements – PDF
User's Guide - PDF
Shop Safety Rules
Instructor Guide - PDF
Classroom Presentation - PPT
PPE Table - Machine Shops - DOC
Shop Safety Rules - MTT - DOC
Handout - PDF
I want to know more
All about OSHA - PDF
Factsheet - Contents of a First-aid Kit - PDF
Small Business Handbook - PDF
Factsheet - Personal Protective Equipment - PDF
Personal Protective Equipment - PDF
Workers' Rights- PDF
DOWNLOAD ALL - Shop Safety Rules - module - ZIP
Student End-of-Year Test
Knowledge Test - PDF | Test Key - PDF
Skills Assessment - PDF
Work Practices Assessment - PDF
User's Guide - PDF
Electrical Safety - Assessment | Key
Eye and Hearing Protection - Assessment | Key
Fire Safety - Assessment | Key
LOTO Awareness - Assessment | Key
Machine Guarding - Assessment | Key
Material Handling - Assessment | Key
Tracking Form - Full modules - PDF
Tracking Form - Refresher modules - PDF
Tracking Form - ALL modules - PDF
INDEX of all materials available on the TECHS website