Epic CNC Training Academy
810-629-9400 | info@epiccncacademy.com

Skills Assessment Test

Applicants must take the WorkKeys Assessment Test.

Contact Epic CNC Training Academy to Take Test

Applicants who receive a score of 4 or higher
are eligible to apply to Epic Academy’s program.



You can apply online or mail!

Apply Online Download Application

If mailing application, please send completed application, resume and WorkKeys Assessment Test score to:

Epic CNC Training Academy
Attn.: Melinda Keway, Director
201 Industrial Way/ Fenton, MI 48430

Congratulations on taking this first step toward an exciting and rewarding career!

Upon submitting this application, you will be contacted by an Epic Academy representative to answer any questions you may have and continue the application process. Please note, once the program is filled, all qualified applicants will be placed on a waiting list for the next available program.




Director's Presentation

About Our School and Staff


At Epic CNC Training Academy our instructors are professional CNC operators and programmers with at least 20 years' experience. You'll train on high-end CNC equipment and machine parts to satisfy real customer job requests.

Rich Drake

Rich Drake

Lead Instructor - Turning Division

With over 18 years' experience as a skilled precision machinist, Rich's wealth of knowledge in machining strategies has helped advance Epic Machine, Inc.'s CNC Turning capabilities. As Lathe Department Supervisor and one of Epic's more experienced machinists, Rich's responsibilities include streamlining processes, ordering raw materials & tooling, and employee training. Rich has developed a dynamic training program that encompasses both new school and old school techniques, giving trainees the full perspective of what being a machinist is all about. Rich has a keen intuition to know a person's ability in learning machining and enjoys working with trainees who are equally enthusiastic and eager to learn the trade.

Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering, ITT Technical Institute
Effective Communication & Human Relations/Skills for Success, Dale Carnegie
Okuma Lathe Programming & Operations Certificate