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hyperMill Part 1 Training

hyperMill Part 1 Training


The course is an introduction to hyperMILL aimed at operators and setters looking to acquire new and upgrade existing skills, and at adult learners with knowledge and experience of the machining process looking to make the step up to CNC Programming.

The course provides covers programming skills for 2.5D and 3D machining. Advanced and comprehensive step by step course to gain advanced skills to program 2.5D and 3D parts. 

The course is suitable for customers with or looking to acquire hyperMILL CAD/CAM software.

Course Description

  • hyperMILL® interface and personal settings
  • 2.5D and 3D CAD creation & dimensioning
  • Using the project assistant for setting the datum, stock and fixtures
  • Creating tools and using the tool library
  • 2.5D face milling, contouring & pocketing
  • Drilling, tapping & boring
  • Feature recognition
  • Drilling macros
  • Introduction to 3D roughing and finishing strategies, remaining stock machining
  • High performance toolpaths
  • 3+2 axis machining
  • Verifying your toolpath with machine simulation
  •  Generating your NC Code

Who the course is for? 

  • Knowledge of Windows operating systems
  • Creating file folders, copy and paste etc.
  • Knowledge of 2.5D and 3D modeling is an advantage but not essential
  • A general understanding of CNC machining is preferred



Funding is available for qualifying companies. Find out if you qualify by registering your interest below.


Face to Face Classroom (Facilitator Led) each learner will learn through direct use of provided hyperMILL software during training. 

Date: 19th - 21st of March, 2024 (3-day course)

Location: Irish Manufacturing Research, Mullingar, Co Westmeath

Certification / Awarding Body: Engineers Ireland CPD approved for 21 Hours 

Course Fees: Supported under the SOLAS skills to Advance programme subject to eligibility criteria. Register your interest to find out more 

Learning Outcome

  • Understand the basics of using CADCAM to program parts for manufacture
  • Understand basic CAD geometry creation
  • Gain the skills to program 2D and 3D parts
  • Understand how to create cutting tools
  • Understand how to use simulation tools to check for potential tool collisions
  • Understand how to use different toolpath cycles to program parts more efficiently

*Limited to 8 places

Register Interest - hyperMill part 1 training