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CMM operator training: boost productivity with Status Training Solutions

CMM operator training

Whether you’re in Aerospace, Automotive, Prototyping or a similar manufacturing based industry, efficiency and productivity improvements should always be something you look at if you want your business to continue to grow and remain profitable. Status Training Solutions are able to do just that by equipping your CMM operators with the skills needed to get the most out of your CMM and software.

It starts with the software

Our commitment to helping your manufacturing business boost productivity starts with your CMM software. The software is something which we focus on heavily here at Status as we understand the huge impact it can have on measurement times and your bottom line from our almost 40 years of experience. When it comes to CMM software, out of the many competitive options on the market, there really is no better than PC-DMIS – the world’s leading CMM software solution.

PC-DMIS has many incredible features and capabilities that enable its users to achieve enormous reductions in measurement programme times, resulting in more parts measured and thus, increased profit. However, not all CMM operators are familiar with PC-DMIS and many of those that are don’t fully understand how to get the maximum benefit out of it. That’s why Status developed Status Training Solutions.

Status Training Solutions

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Status Training Solutions is our specialist training department with a mission to help manufacturing businesses and CMM operators realise the full potential of their CMM. We do this through our range of carefully handcrafted PC-DMIS training courses. While our courses mainly focus on PC-DMIS and its capabilities, depending on the course you choose you can also benefit from advanced measurement and analysis techniques, an intro to GD&T, basic and advanced SPC training and much more. Our current CMM operator training courses include:

PC-DMIS Professional
A 3-day introduction to PC-DMIS measurement. This course includes PC-DMIS operating environment and interface, probe qualification, reporting techniques & dimensioning and much more.

A 5-day basic CAD measurement course. This course includes file handling, auto measurements and auto options, manual alignment measurements and dimensioning to CAD and much more.

A 3-day advanced measurement course. This course includes overview basic level training, scanning profiles and surfaces, handling complex 3D surfaces/wireframe files and more.

PC-DMIS Advanced
A 3-day advanced measurement course. This course includes basic reporting, drawing tools, advanced functions and more.

PC-DMIS Hyper Reporting
A 2-day advanced measurement course. This course includes conditional tests using flow control, hyper-reporting for generating inspection reports, subroutines and more.

All Status Training Solutions course times run from 9 in the morning until 4.30 and can be delivered at your site or at Status’ fully equipped training facilities in Sandiacre at a time to suit you. Course attendees should understand basic engineering principles, geometrical tolerancing and popular inspection techniques. You must also be able to read engineering drawings.

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Book your course

Are you interested in booking or finding out more about each course? Take a closer look here and start enjoying reduced measurement times and increased productivity:

A metrology partner you can rely on

Thanks to our almost 40 years experience in the industry and great partnerships like our 20-year strategic partnership with Hexagon MI, Status is well positioned to deliver your metrology requirements, whatever they may be. We aren’t just a CMM training provider or a supplier of CMM machines, we offer a complete, turn-key metrology solution to our clients across a number of key manufacturing industries including Aerospace, Automotive and Prototyping. Experience the Status difference and start boosting your productivity today by calling 0115 939 2228, by emailing or by completing our online enquiry form here.

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