Metals Manufacturing


Metals Manufacturing is a new program that was  added to CATS for the 2020-2021 school year.  


Program Overview

The Metals program introduces various processes and job opportunities in manufacturing with emphasis on machining metal parts, and introduces computer-assisted drafting/manufacturing and numerical control processes.

Students focus on safety, measurement, blueprint reading, layout, bench work, sawing, drilling, turning, and milling, environmental protection, quality control, metallurgy, assembly, and more. 


Jay Wooten

  • Fifteen years in electronics service industry
  • BS in Electronics Engineering
  • Six year Air Force veteran
  • Married for 18 years and have 3 children.
  • Graduate from West Iredell High School.