AJAC’s Tool and Die Maker apprenticeship program is the fifth year of AJAC’s Machining (Aircraft-Oriented) apprenticeship program. Apprentices are required to complete the four year machining program before starting the one year Tool and Die Maker program. This program will give your employees the opportunity to learn and enhance their knowledge of a variety of skills including: Tool Layout and Design, Jig Bore and Grinding, Heat Treating, Tool Steel Welding, Equipment Use (Milling Machine, Engine Lathe, Grinder (surface, tool), Drilling Machines), Electric Discharge Mach. OPR. (EDM), CNC Programming & Operations, Shop Maintenance and review, and Bench Work.