Millwright Skills


The 12 months of training consists of classroom and "hands-on" learning experiences in the installation, alignment, and maintenance of all types of industrial equipment and machinery, using the latest technologies in troubleshooting, alignment, leveling and repairing.

Instruction is given in blueprint reading, welding, industrial electricity, lubrication, pipefitting, and heating, ventilation and air conditioning in order to give the student multiple craft skills.

The millwright skills graduate will have the knowledge necessary to acquire employment and develop a career in the construction/ maintenance fields.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 12 Months
Clock Hours 1,296
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $4,119.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $2,886.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Millwright Apprentice156Certificate
Millwright Helper 1216Certificate
Maintenance Apprentice432Certificate
Millwright Helper 21056Certificate

Campus Locations

Main Campus
426 Highway 91 North
Elizabethton, TN 37643


First Trimester: 
Worker Characteristic
Technology Foundations
Orientation and Safety
Basic & Core Information
Trade Orientation
Millwright Hand Tools
Fasteners and Anchors
Basic Layout
Gaskets and O-Rings
Intro to Oxyfuel Cutting
Intro to Welding
Second Trimester: 
Worker Characteristic
Intermediate Trade Math
Field Sketching
Intermediate Blueprint Reading
Specialty Tools
Millwright Power Tools
Intermediate Rigging
Setting Baseplates and Soleplates
Intro to Bearings
Advanced Trade Math
Precision Measuring
Installing Packing
Installing Seals
Installing Mechanical Seals
Removing and Installing Bearings
Fab Shims
Alignment Fixtures and Jigs
Installing Belt and Chain Drives
Millwright General
Dial Alignments
Third Trimester: 
Laser Alignment
Lath-Mill Safety

Books and Supplies Lists


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