Metrology Technicians perform comprehensive industrial measurement surveys of the ship, its systems, and components. Technicians use Metrology equipment for precision setting, alignment, and dimensional verification of structures, weapons systems, machinery, and propulsion systems. Electronic Accuracy Control Plans are used to predict and reduce the variability of fabricated, machined and assembled products through the various stages of the shipbuilding and manufacturing processes.
O681 Industrial Measurement - Instrumentation 80 Hours 3 Credits
O682 Industrial Measurement - Trades Processing 80 Hours 3 Credits
Apprentices selected for the Advanced Optional Programs will spend about two years on the waterfront and the remainder of the apprenticeship in the optional program for which they are selected. Criteria for selection include academic grades, craft performance, attendance, personal interest, and aptitude for the work.